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Address: Via Degli Asili 33, 55100, Lucca, Italy
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+39 0583 954029
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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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Beautiful Gardens

The garden and its statues is the true highlight here. It is a baroque garden with 18th century statues of Greek deities. It is well maintained and quite lovely. There are a... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 31, 2016
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Lewisville, North Carolina
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are in Lucca, whatever else you do, the garden at Palazzo Pfanner is worth a visit. Even in the rain it was so romantic, so evocative of another era, so perfectly planned and executed and so Italian that I knew I was in an extraordinary space. There’s nothing overblown or over the top here, just symmetry, harmony and... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This former private residence is in the corner of the walled city and easy to miss. Very interesting collection of period furniture but the real treat is the beautifully landscaped large garden. It worth finding a bench and relaxing for a few minutes. Great view of the garden from the walking, biking path atop the city wall.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 17, 2016

Nice Palazzo for a visit , nice toscane garden, in the interior curious ancient surgical objects, nice ancient furnitures, one part of the palazzo has furnished rooms for rent .

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Santiago, Chile
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

of the rich guys in Lucca. The gardens are beautiful and you can catch a glimpse of how was to live at the end of the 19TH century in Tuscany. But nothing too spectacular here.

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Lewisville, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

The garden and its statues is the true highlight here. It is a baroque garden with 18th century statues of Greek deities. It is well maintained and quite lovely. There are a few places to sit and enjoy this experience. The palazzo, which is included in the entry fee, is nice but definitely not the reason to visit. The gardens... More 

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Morpeth, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2016

The gardens are lovely. We were there in October but I imagine on a hot day they are like a little paradise. The house is rather dilapidated but in that rather good and oh-so-Italian way

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Cairns Region, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

You wouldn't guess from the street that this house has a gorgeous garden out back. Worth the relatively small fee to wander through. Parts of the house are also open with historical family items on display. Worth a visit. If you do the bike ride around the walls of Lucca, you'll get a different perspective of the gardens as the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 28, 2016

We came here to enjoy the beautiful gardens, with the fountain and Greek god statuary. Our ticket also included a trip up the stairs and into the Palazzo Pfanner. I was not so impressed with the latter. Aside from the large grand rooms you would expect, there were a surprising number of medical equipment on display. Things that really, might... More 

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Milngavie, Scotland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

We didn't go into the palace itself, but the gardens with its fountain and many statues, are enchanting. We were there on a sunny day and I enjoyed just sitting in a little rose bush arbour in the sunshine! Easily accessible from the city walls.

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Norristown, PA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

The Palazzo Pfanner is named for the Austrian family that has owned it for many years. You can visit the interior or just take free photos from the outside.

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