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Discover 14 places to see in Capannori

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Church of Santi Quirico e Giulitta (Capannori)

The Church of Santi Quirico e Giulitta is a sacred building situated in the Centre of Capannori.

History and description

Mentioned by 786, 12th-century plant retains the facade facing in the area of the nave. The inclusion of the transept and the apse of a new structure at the end of the 19th century, and the interior decoration of the vaults and the apse (Michele Marcucci, 1897) concluded a transformation began in 1642 with the addition of three aisles. The double row of galleries that punctuates the façade reveals joining source forms pisana, grafted on local tradition. To see a marble slab wi


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Church of St. Christopher (Capannori)

The Church of San Cristoforo is a sacred building in the locality of Hotels in Capannori.

History and description

Founded in 812, the original building with a single nave, which is the lintel, reused in the entrance hall was replaced in the 10th century a structure with three naves, whose external face and the decorations were renewed at the end of the 11th century.
With three naves divided by pillars with apse, with gabled façade away and pitched only has a much lowered face to drafts carefully squared. The building's architectural elements draw the geometric structure, concluded at the top from


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St Leonard's Church in Treponzio

The Church of San Leonardo in Treponzio is a sacred building dedicated to St Leonard of Limousin and is found in the locality in Capannori.

History and description

Built at the end of the 11th century, shares with the Church of Sant'Alessandro in Lucca a Basilica-type spatiality, interest in a masonry very curate, taking values in alternating rows, size decorative and attention to a definition of the area obtained with the use of architectural structures that stand out against smooth vestments. At the end of the 12th century the façade was completed by a typical motifs inspired by popular portal


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PLACES AND PEOPLE OF AUSER

After a first exhibition held in the premises of Palazzo Pear in 1987, archaeological remains of the town were set up in a permanent exhibition, opened in December 2003 at the headquarters of the local archaeological group in Segromigno in Monte. At the end of August 2009 the exhibition was moved to the Centre of Capannori via Cardinal P.
In 2010 he was born from the collaboration of the municipality of Capannori with the Soprintendenza per i Beni Archeologici della Toscana, Lucca historical Institute, the Capannorese archaeological group the current exhibition, which took the name of places an


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PERMANENT EXHIBITION OF PEASANT LIFE GEAR

Founded on the initiative of the cultural wheel, the exhibition traces the essential aspects of the rural world visiting environments that reproduce the old kitchen, the room, the room, the tinaio, the farmhouse, the blacksmith's shop. Part of the collection items including wagons, barrocci, harrows, agricultural machinery, wood and iron plows, seeders, waterwheels, water pumps, threshers.


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MUSEUM OF THE PLAIN OF LUCCA

It is a permanent ethnographic exhibition where are gathered the testimonies of local peasant culture and crafts that this was related (sec. XIX-XX), with some environmental reconstructions. Typical crops of the plain of Lucca (wheat, maize, sorghum, beans, flax, hemp, mulberry ...) are documented by objects, written and explanatory drawings, photographs and other documents.


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PARK OF VILLA REALE

The large park develops in front of the villa to the South, at the edge of a large sloping lawn, ending at the Lake in perfect perspective with the façade of the building. Hidden in the Woods, to the Southeast, remains the villa del Vescovo with the Renaissance garden and North-East, next to the villa, the elegant baroque garden with fountains and green rooms. The rear façade of the villa faces in seventeenth-century theatre, another piece of baroque garden survived.


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Pieve di San Gennaro

The parish church of San Gennaro is a sacred building is found in the locality in Capannori.

History and description

Recalled by 980, was remodeled over the centuries. With three naves and three apses (there remain only the left one), its façade has numerous elements of reconstruction: originals are cubic capitals portal and the loggetta of the top order. Along the northern side there is a reason for hanging arches on shelves with a decorative repertoire varied, replicated in the shelves of the sanctuary and, inside, in the two capitals of the columns opposite the façade. Other examples of the l


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