Romanesque Country Churches

Pieve San Gennaro capital
Pieve di Decimo
It is a religious building of the 13th century along the Serchio valley. Particularly imposing is the bell-tower and the remains of a Medieval pulpit.

Pieve di Brancoli
It is one of the most interesting examples of Romanesque art in Lucca, it houses a wealth of fine works by the “Comacini masters as the baptismal font and the splendid 13th century pulpit.

Pieve di S. Gennaro
Very suggestive church which houses intact one of the few signed pulpits of the 12th century and an earthenware statue attributed to Leonardo da Vinci.

Pieve di S.Maria del Giudice
The striking limestone extracted from the mountains of Pisa exult the purity and beauty of this Romanesque church making it one of the most beautiful in the plains of Lucca.

Two churches can be visited in half a day.
Some of these churches can only be reached by mini bus.