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Villa Garzoni Garden

Via delle Cartiere 4, 51012, Pescia, Italy
+39 0572 427314
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Charming baroque garden in a village off the beaten track

The garden and the palace were designed in the Baroque period - you can feel here the atmosphere of... read more

Reviewed September 16, 2017
ford-ka-9-5
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Warsaw, Poland
good gardens, interesting butterflies

We weren't interested in going to the Pinocchio theme park but did go along to see this large... read more

Reviewed September 15, 2017
mcgill335
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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Via delle Cartiere 4, 51012, Pescia, Italy
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+39 0572 427314
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Reviewed September 16, 2017

The garden and the palace were designed in the Baroque period - you can feel here the atmosphere of the distant past. Tucked away they attract quite few tourists (most of those who reach Collodi head for the Pinocchio park with their children) so you...More

Thank ford-ka-9-5
Reviewed September 15, 2017

We weren't interested in going to the Pinocchio theme park but did go along to see this large garden complete with a butterfly house. It was a pleasant afternoon - the gardens are larger than first appears, not only with a walk up to an...More

Thank mcgill335
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Elaborate Italian Baroque garden with cascades and fountains, bamboo forest and a hedge maze, sculptures scattered in the park, a tiny zoo (goats, doves and exotic birds) and a butterfly house. Innovative design of the garden is prominently featured in Garden History books. I came...More

Thank Nadya S
Reviewed July 21, 2017

It is not an easy place to get to. Once off the motorway, it is still a fair distance away, off the beaten track. It is in a sleepy village with not much happening. The garden was supposed to be well known but the photos...More

Thank savvytraveller_2009
Reviewed July 2, 2017

These are very unusual gardens, terraced up a hillside and well worth a visit. They are however a little tired and although we were there on a Saturday morning in June the waters were not running ( a major part of the appeal) and there...More

Thank gadgemoore
Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

These gardens were stunning!! Well worth the 13 euro to get in. It was lovely walking around the garden, around the water fountains. The butterfly enclosure was ok, but I didn't see too many coloured butterflies - perhaps you'll all be more successful. There were...More

Thank jannesco
Reviewed May 9, 2017

The gardens have been here for years and are very majestic terraced up the hill with a large sculpture at the top sperting water the then cascades down the hill. These gardens must have been an amazing feature back in the day but they are...More

Thank Kelvin A
Reviewed October 31, 2016

I strongly encourage you to visit this park but: YOU NEED DRY WEATHER. This is must see architectural jewel of 18th century.

Thank tzafred
Reviewed September 7, 2016

If you are travelling around Tuscany take a tour to Pescia and visit this garden. There is entry fee, couldn't recall how much was it, but it worths its price, the garden is a feast to the eyes. There are some parking places around, but...More

1  Thank Zsolt K
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

If you have young kids then this makes the perfect day out from Lucca. One ticket will get you into the Pinocchio park, the gardens and the butterfly house. We went as a couple and so skipped Pinocchio! However as a fan of architecture, both...More

2  Thank Clive R
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