It is a medieval village documented since the 12th century. It is known for its link to Carlo Lorenzini, who used the pen name Carlo Collodi and wrote The Adventures of Pinocchio. The writer, who was born in Florence and lived most of his life there, spent part of his childhood in the village and adopted its name for his literary career.
Park of Pinocchio
View of Collodi from Pescia
Monuments and interesting places
- "Carlo Lorenzini | Fondazione Pinocchio - Carlo Collodi". Pinocchio.it. Retrieved 2018-05-12.
- Bucelli, C. M. (2017). "Pietro Porcinai and Pinocchio's Park in Collodi". Italy: Art, Garden, Landscape.
- Stazione Meteo Collodi - Ponte all'Abate
- Carlo Collodi a Collodi Percorso turistico sulla vita di Carlo Lorenzini a Collodi