New initiatives at National Museums of Lucca
Lucca's National Museums join the projects promoted by the Ministry of Cultural Heritage and Turism, thanks to the collaboration of the internal staff. The purpose is to increase and improve the cultural offer promoting the following activities, starting from the month of December:
National Museum of Villa Guinigi
Guided tours "Work and color at the table: the making of painted tables in medieval workshops" will start from the central hall of the museum and will analyze the work of painters contemporary to Paolo Gunigi. The visits take place on saturday, one in the morning at 10.30 and one in the afternoon at 16.30. Reservation recommended (0039) 0583 496033.
National Museum of Palazzo Mansi
On Saturday 24th and 31st December, from 8.30 to 13.30, it's possible to visit even the second floor of Palazzo Mansi's Museum, that house the sections "From the birth of Neoclassicism to the iconography of Risorgimento", "The bourgeois patronage between 800 and 900" e the new section dedicated to "Textile Collections".
All the initiatives are included in the ticket for the Museums:
full € 4,00 – reduced € 2,00
free entry for kids under 18 years
combine ticket for National Museums € 6,50 -reduced € 3,25 (valid three days).
The intiative will go on even on saturdays of January and February
Museo nazionale di Palazzo Mansi
Via Galli Tassi 43, Lucca, 0583.55570
Museo nazionale di Villa Guinigi
Via della Quarquonia, Lucca, 0583.496033
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