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Museo di Arte Contemporanea Lu.C.C.A. - Lucca Center of Contemporary Art

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Nice museum inelegant surroundings.

Enjoyed the five stories of the historical Bocella Palace and the nice exhibition. The photos... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kyle S
small, well-curated contemporary art museum

We visited for the Henri Cartier-Bresson exhibit and thoroughly enjoyed it. The museum is small but... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed the five stories of the historical Bocella Palace and the nice exhibition. The photos especially the Americans are good.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kyle S
Reviewed 18 October 2018

We visited for the Henri Cartier-Bresson exhibit and thoroughly enjoyed it. The museum is small but well organized and it was a great way to spend an hour or two in the elegant atmosphere. The descriptions were in Italian and English and the photos were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 12 October 2018

I never miss the chance to visit the Center of Contemporary Art, located in the five-stories historical Bocella Palace in the center of the city. It is an excellent center with marvelous, carefully planned and perfectly executed exhibitions. The last I saw, the one dealing...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Borzov
Reviewed 19 July 2018

Before going to Lucca I checked the what's on pages and found that the Center of Contemporary Art (LuCCA) was showing an exhibition of Henri Cartier-Bresson's photographs of America. We made a bee line from the car park to the museum and were soon absorbed...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Saw a wonderful exhibit of his American photographs taken in the 1950's and 1960's. Don't miss going downstairs to see the murals that were uncovered there.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank rewthie
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Since its opening in 2009, the museum has been organising a great variety of first class contemporary art displays. I visited in February 2017 to see the exhibition ''WARHOL vs GARTEL. HYP POP”, marking 30 years since Andy Warhol's death.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank NadyaS397
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We have visit this museum every time we visit Lucca. There is always a well curated modern art show, often photography. Most recent show featured and excellent selection of Robert Doisneau's work, with detailed and informative curatorial notes.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank eemori
Reviewed 10 November 2016

A great place to visit if it gets cold, rainy or too hot... well, it really doesn't matter, this is a cool place to spend an hour, maybe a little less. We had the chance to see a great photo exhibit with great location pictures...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank RicardoCub
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We attended an excellent photographic exhibition here as we just happened to be walking by. The exhibition was well laid out over several floors and featured a selection of very interesting photographs, some from classic movies but others less well known.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank PutneySW
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Small but brilliant museum. I was luck to visit whilst have an expo on De Chirico and the italian surrealists that went to paris. The staff was really nice and helpful. Do not miss, check what they have as you might be missing on some...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Louisecamilleri
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