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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
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Reviewed 6 days ago

An interesting walk through Puccini's early years and his works, with lots of memorabilia. If the guided tour is too short you can revisit the rooms at your leisure. I chose the 12:00 English speaking tour and thoroughly enjoyed it. The ticket office is a...More

Thank johnfred4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apart from visiting Lucca for the historic city and architecture its a must to visit the Puccini Museum to appreciate the man and his achievements delivering opera to all parts of the world. This a must. Lots of cafes and restaurants in the city.

Thank eddizoratti
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Puccini Museum is well worth a visit whilst in Lucca the home town of Puccini and there is a lot of information which is very informative and makes you feel part of Lucca

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the house and by accident we managed to get the italian guided tour. Absolutely amazing experience! Matteo,our guide,was so entertaining and informative....he got me in tears and also laughing...I absolutely recommend it..Lucca is a beautiful,stylish town and the guided tour of Puccini’s house...More

Thank Alessandra V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It’s a surprising little museum with many of Puccinis personal effects on display. You need to know a little about his life to fully appreciate the photos and letters Well worth the visit if you are an opera lover

Thank Joan D
Reviewed 17 August 2018

I am a Puccini fan so this was a must for me and I wasn't disappointed, what a great museum. It has a lovely feeling, the staff are friendly and you can take photos. One of the highlights of our time in Lucca, worth a...More

Thank Angela D
Reviewed 15 August 2018

If you know even the slightest about opera the Puccini Museum is not to be missed. It has been created in Puccini's home in the heart of Lucca and has some of the most interesting artifacts including costumes, original scores with hand written notes, etc....More

Thank Jennifer F
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Unless you know and appreciate Puccini's work, you probably won't find much of interest here. Madame Butterfly gowns were spectacular and there is some interesting history tidbits. If you got a some time and you're in the area, it's probably worthwhile, but otherwise don't go...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Interesting museum set in Puccini’s birth home, with information in Italian and English about his life, family and music including photographs, paintings, letters, manuscripts, costumes, etc.

Thank AHLS
Reviewed 7 August 2018

If you like the music, the era and the man then worth a trip. Short film is interesting. Good souvenirs to buy too

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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