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Puccini Museum - Casa natale

Corte San Lorenzo 9 | Biglietteria, Piazza Cittadella 5, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 584028
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The house where Giacomo Puccini was born in 1858 is now a museum, which houses portraits, scores, sketches and other memorabilia related to this famous composer's life and career.
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Corte San Lorenzo 9 | Biglietteria, Piazza Cittadella 5, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 584028

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Reviewed 6 days ago

You can spend as much or as little time as you like here. Tickets are bought on the other side of the square then you enter the apartment where he used to live. The museum is very interesting and with plenty of rooms never feels...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I love opera. Puccini is my favorite composer. During the festival in Torre di Lago, we visited the Puccini House Museum. The exposition in the house is extremely well arranged - a mixture of authentic objects used by the Maestro, letters and many curious facts...More

1  Thank Rossitza L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bought the tickets at the bookshop/ticket office across the square where the statute of Puccini stands. I thought it was a bit pricey at 7 euros per person. The museum is quite small, the rooms are sparsely decorated but the faux wallpaper is fantastic....More

1  Thank pebble82
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love opera and Puccini this is a great experience. It is his birth place and it has some wonderful personal artefacts as well as a collection of opera programmes. The guided tour seemed great but we did not have time to do it....More

Thank ame054
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are an opera lover, you must visit this site! If you are not a fan of opera, visit this site and open your mind. Every since my father took me to the opera, beginning at the age of two, I have always appreciated...More

Thank ProfessorOnzaga
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This 1 hour guided tour of a very tiny museum was really well worth doing. The guide was funny, knowledgeable and far more interesting than I anticipated. He talked about the Puccini family, their personal lives and Lucca;s musical heritage. Good coffee shop just outside.

1  Thank sianepeer
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Make sure you buy a ticket downstairs before you go to the second floor of this beautiful mansion in Lucca. The museum is very instructive, with beautiful music of Puccini's operas in the background. A must see if you love music and / or want...More

Thank ChristineBindert
Reviewed 29 June 2017

Very interest visit to the Puccini Museum. The staff at the ticket office were very helpful and knowledgeable and the house itself is full of history and artefacts. If you like Puccini and classical music you will love it.

Thank Chrisandmike186317
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This is a sweet museum that gives a glimpse into the master's life. We enjoyed each room, the dioramas were instructive, and the building was charming. Almost best of all was the receptionist in the museum. He was so enthusiastic, with comments like, "Wait till...More

Thank mjf
Reviewed 11 May 2017

Really interesting visit with items of history to see - his piano, fragments of the score of La Bohème etc

Thank PeterNoble
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Janet C
10 May 2015|
Response from Janet C |
Never mind, sorry, just saw the hours posted on this very page, LOL