Ancient history on display.
Waiting outside the wall.
A view from inside the wall.
The architecture is varied and very detailed.
San Michele in Foro
Statue of opera composer Giacomo Puccini
Puccini's piano in the museum.
Roof view from Puccini (home) museum.
Narrow streets with wonderful views around every turn.
Guinigi Tower in background with oak trees on top.
The Last Supper by Tintoretto
Interior of Lucca Cathedral
Great contrast of old and new.
From Lucca we made a brief stop at the Ponte del Diavolo (Devil's Bridge)
Propaganda posters from WWII at the Museum of Liberation.
After a guided tour of the museum we visited a bunker.
Poppys blooming near the bunker.
Lucca was one of my favorite stops in Tuscany.
I do hope I have the little bit of information posted here is correct. There are so many churches, museums, etc. that I have to hope my notes and research are correct!
Next stop another walled city, Siena.