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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 today

My partner enjoyed the Museum. She thought it gave some insight into the domestic buildings you see from the outside but never had a chance to enter. I didn't think there was much to see. The drawers full of letters seemed the most interesting part...More

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed seeing Puccini’s home and artifacts, letters, plus photos from his life. The descriptions are in English and Italian. The room set up like the garrett in La Boheme was fascinating. Our visit made us want to learn more about his life.

Thank marsle
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Museum took a few minutes to fly through--had a few things in it that Puccini owned--could have skipped this attraction. Really enjoyed the Puccini concert at the church though!

Thank Laurie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Tucked away off a Piazza Cittadella where all the restaurants are named after Puccini's operas. The rooms in his birth house house a great number of original letters and manuscripts which take you back to times that we can relate to.

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting museum and very well organised. However, playing Mozart opera arias as background music in a Puccini museum is not the best of ideas.

1  Thank Joseph B
Reviewed 4 weeks 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

1  Thank johnfred4
Reviewed 28 August 2018

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 27 August 2018

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 26 August 2018 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

1  Thank Alessandra V
Reviewed 22 August 2018 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

1  Thank Joan D
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Janet C
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Never mind, sorry, just saw the hours posted on this very page, LOL
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