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Correale di Terranova Museum

Via Correale 50, 80067 Sorrento, Italy
+39 081 878 1846
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Ranked #15 of 28 Attractions in Sorrento
Type: Art Museums
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Hawkhurst, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

Walk down the garden to the Belvedere and admire one of the best public views in town. A lift takes you half way up the 4 floors. A good selection of ceramics and some interesting mini collections of unusual items.

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London
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014 NEW

The collection was dreary, dusty and neglected and there was very little in it that sparked our interest. The building itself was pleasant and the garden very attractive. The entrance fee of 8 euros was steep, when you consider that you can get into the enormous Naples Archaeological museum for this. I wouldn't recommend it though it did us a... More

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Ryde, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Great museum to look around don't know what took me so many years to get round to it, lots of Italian history and life this is one not to be missed

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Regina, SK
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

It's not a huge museum, but the examples of marquetry (inlaid furniture & ornaments) were quite fascinating. I found only one really good painting, though there are lots of interesting portraits. I really enjoyed my visit, but it doesn't really compare to the great museums of the world.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Lovely house, wonderful atmosphere, beautiful collections of clocks, porcelain and sculpture. Good viewrs, well laid out. The gardens are pretty special too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Was pleasantly surprised. If you are interested in furniture china fans there are lots to see. Not expensive either. Worth a visit.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Lots of displays, nice gardens to wander around. Only 8 euro and takes an hour plus to see everything. Worth seeing to get a feel for the history of Sorrento.

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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Visited with 3 of our children whilst on holiday in Sorrento. This is a small museum in a lovely old house with lots to look at but no great works of art. Good views from the terraces across Sorrento.

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

some interesting pieces of furniture and art but could easily have lived without it. Much better off travelling to the museum in Naples

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manchester, england
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We got married at the museum in July 2014 and it was brilliant. The museum itself is small and quirky with lovely staff that will show you round. There are some amazing old artefacts and furniture throughout and with it being tucked away it is not very busy. They were brilliant during our wedding and it was perfect.

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