Villa Puccini Museum in Torre del Lago

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Villa Puccini, Torre del Lago
Address: 

Viale Giacomo Puccini, 266
Torre del Lago Puccini

Phone: 
(+39) 0584 341445

Giacomo Puccini arrived in Torre del Lago in 1891 and here he composed most of his works such as La Bohème, Tosca, Madame Butterfly, The Girl from the Golden West, The Swallow and the Triptych.

The Villa became a museum after the death of the Maestro, and the house still retains its original appearance. In the museum, it is possible to see the places where Giacomo Puccini lived. In the rooms, remained almost intact, it is possible to enjoy the atmosphere of this so unique place, which was the inspiration for the Maestro’s immortal melodies.

Inside the villa, there are the studio with Puccini’s piano, the portraits of the composer in different periods of his life, the funeral mask from Brussels where the musician died in 1924, the hunting room with guns and hunting trophies and the veranda with paintings by his friends, the Macchiaioli painters. The mortal remains of Giacomo Puccini are preserved in the chapel.

Timetable: 

From 1st November until the 31th January: 10:00 - 12:40 (last entry at 12:00) and 14:00 - 17:20  (last entry at 16:40)
From 1st February until the 31st March: 10:00 - 12:40 (last entry at 12:00) and 14:30 - 17:50 (last entry at 17:10)
From 1st April until the 31th October: 10:00 - 12:40 (last entry at 12:00) and 15:00 - 18:00 (last entry at 17:40)
When the Festival Pucciniano operas are performed (July and August): 10:00 - 12:40 (last entry at 12:00) and 16:00 - 20:40 (last entry at 20:00)
Visits every 40 minutes. Last entry 40 minutes before closing time
Closed on Monday mornings (expect for National Holidays), in November, on the 25th December.

Prices: 

Full : 7.00 € ( including audio guide service in Italian , German, English and French )
Reduced: 3.00€ ( children 7-13 years )
Groups min 15 people booked and pre - paid : 6.00€ per person ( guided tour included )
Discounts for children under 6 and members of the Friends Associations Houses of Giacomo Puccini

Accessibility: 

Accessible. There is only one step with a ramp