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Address: Via degli Asili, 33, 55100 Lucca, Italy
Phone Number: 0583 954029
Activities: Viewing foliage, Walking
Description: A visit to this 17th-century villa with its magnificent gardens is well...
A visit to this 17th-century villa with its magnificent gardens is well worthwhile.
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artifacts and gardens

take a detour from biking to stroll the gardens and enter this old palazzo. The artifacts within are interesting and well documented.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
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Amityville, NY
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Just inside the old city wall, this impressive palazzo has a beautiful small garden. The palazzo itself is incredible, with amazing interiors. Unmissable.

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utrecht
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

A nice place to visit, the garden is relaxing, the rooms upstiars are wonderfull. It's not very big though.

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South UK
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59 reviews 59 reviews
14 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This is one of the less-visited palazzos in Lucca and underservedly-so. The gardens are beautiful and quiet and peaceful while the house is interesting as is the family story.

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Amityville, NY
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

take a detour from biking to stroll the gardens and enter this old palazzo. The artifacts within are interesting and well documented.

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Phoenix, AZ
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The gardens here are worth a visit, beautiful and interesting. The inside hopefully is on the docket for restoration because it really needs it.

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Willunga, Australia
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74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The formal gardens are beautiful with great statues. The palazzo is very impressive with a very good collection of artworks and a variety of room decorated in different periods. The top floor was closed because someone was sick which seemed a bit of poor organization by those running the place - you pay to see it and then only get... More 

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Canada
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136 reviews 136 reviews
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71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

A wonderful garden to wander in to get out of the major hustle of Lucca. Benches provide places to sit and enjoy the beauty of this lovely little garden.

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Victoria Australia
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140 helpful votes 140 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

You can view the gardens from the wall, however if you want to wanderthrough you pay a fee. This is a 17th centure palace with a grand staircase. Part of the palace is open to the public, however the gardens with the statues are the reason to visit. So serene. Lots of photos to be taken when the flowers are... More 

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Lincs England
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Beautiful formal gardens and atmospheric interior , with some quirky exhibits. A real photographic opportunity, with fountains , statues and a peaceful atmosphere.

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Wichita, Kansas
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We certainly enjoyed going throughout this home. We just noticed it while walking the walls around Lucca and decided to take a look. We really enjoyed the gardens and the interior of the home. The history of the home is very interesting and is worth seeing if you are spending an extended time in Lucca.

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