The city has lost a substantial portion of its historic and artistic heritage during the Second World War, as a result of heavy shelling that hit. Although this can be found in the city architecture, monuments, or just interesting plates. Notable art nouveau architecture,art deco and eclectic in many buildings. The area most monumental and most valuableartistic setting, quality and quantity of buildings of architectural interest is the Walk andAvenues to sea. Famous is the Politeama overlooking lungomolo.
In 1998 he founded the "Center for Studies Eclectic Culture, Art Nouveau, Art Deco" by the Culture of the city of Viareggio to study and promote this part of the city's artistic heritage.