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The celebrations of the Quincentenary of the Walls of Lucca comiciano lgi meetings with the 4, 5, 6 October 2013 and will end in October 2014 an international conference of walled towns European and non-European, which will be presented the most significant cultural events of the city participants.

Program 4,5,6 October 2013

Friday 4th
11.30 State Archive of Lucca-Square Guidiccioni - Orders over good guard the walls of Lucca. Presentation reprint book of 1643
12.00 Mura Urbane - Casermetta S.Donato - Keeping old more than you could.
Show trailer documents the walls of the '500
15.30 Presentation Foundation Antica Zecca di Lucca commemorative medal 500 years
16.00 Show coins and medals Renaissance
18.00 Monumental Complex of St. Francis - AuditoriumI symbols in the construction of identity of a people. Meeting with Philippe Daverio and Fabio Pammolli Organized by the Foundation Cassa di Risparmio

Saturday 5th
10.00 Diocesan Historical Archive - Piazzale Bishop Arrigoni opening of the exhibition "Iconography of the city and its walls in the documents of Diocesan Historical Archives" until December 8
12.00 State Library Piazza Santa Maria Corteorlandini 2014, "Primum fortify." The military architecture in the books of the State Library of Lucca (Sec. XVI - XVII) - until January 10
15.00 Mura Urbane - Barracks St. Regulus: Lucca Guild and Games. Presentation board game. Edited by Lucca Comics & Games
hours 19.00/24.00 White Night of the Walls. In collaboration with the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio

on Saturday, 5 and Sunday 6 Re-nascimento Reenactment of the closing ceremony and opening of the doors of the city. Camps, markets, duels, rides and grabs the crossbow. In collaboration with the historical associations of the city of Lucca, CISCU and Teatro del Giglio.

Saturday 6th
18.30 Piazzale Vittorio Emanuele. Conferral of citizenship Italian city walls symbolic to a group of children.
21.15 Church St. Peter Somaldi Organ Concert powered bellows In collaboration with FLAM

the complete updated programme on the official website of Comune di Lucca