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Villa Puccini Museum

The residence of the great musician and composer Giacomo Puccini in Torre del Lago

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Torre del Lago
location_on Viale Puccini, 266
Villa Puccini
Villa Puccini - Credit: Carmen Giannattasio
Torre del Lago Puccini
Sunny beaches, fresh pine forests, a peaceful lake and spectacular performances
Torre del Lago, the town's original title (named after a 15th-century watchtower), was adorned with Puccini's name in honor of the great composer's deep love for the area. Torre del Lago boasted a small population until the mid-18th century: after the Republic of Lucca's government drained and re-forested the area’s swampy terrain, the zone became accessible for hunting, fishing and farming. ...