Chiesa e Battistero dei SS Giovanni e Reparata
The 12th-century interior of this deconsecrated church is a hauntingly atmospheric setting for summertime opera recitals; buy tickets in...
Museo della Cattedrale
The cathedral museum safeguards elaborate gold and silver decorations made for the cathedral's Volto Santo, including a 17th-century...
Cattedrale di San Martino
Lucca's predominantly Romanesque cathedral dates to the 11th century. Its stunning facade was constructed in the prevailing Lucca-Pisan...
Teatro del Giglio
During his teenage years Puccini performed as a piano accompanist at this 17th-century theatre, where the curtain would later rise on...
Don't let the tacky plastic-covered pavement terrace deter. Splendidly at home in the frescoed 18th-century Palazzo Arnolfini, Giglio is...
Piazza San Giovanni · interesting places nearby
In the north transept of Chiesa e Battistero dei SS Giovanni e Reparata is a baptistry crowning an archaeological area comprising five building levels going back to the Roman period.