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Museo Paolo Cresci

Via Vittorio Emanuele II 3, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 417483
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4 Feb 2017
“There is also information written in English”
15 Oct 2015
“Lucca in Castroville”
Via Vittorio Emanuele II 3, 55100, Lucca, Italy
+39 0583 417483
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

This is a wonderful museum for anyone interested in the immigrant/emigrant story. Many people have said they were disappointed that it was only in English, however on the edge of each photo, there is a quickscan barcode, and if you just hold your QR code...More

Thank schafferde
Reviewed 15 October 2015

It was fascinating to see the Museo Paolo Cresci during our trip to Lucca. Even though the museum had all descriptions in Italian, which makes sense since this is Italy, I was surprised to see a photo of the Castroville sign in Castroville, California. It...More

Thank dmartin16
Reviewed 4 March 2015

This place could have been really interesting: a museum dedicated to Italian emigration in a territory that saw many leaving in the century from 1870-1970. Presumably very few of them taught their children their native language, therefore it would have been helpful to have the...More

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Reviewed 7 October 2014

This museum is dedicated to the history of Italian emigration. Over 26 million people left for other countries, and their history is explained with excellent display panels. It is a pity that the text is only in Italian - this is really not acceptable for...More

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