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Correale di Terranova Museum

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Address: Via Correale 50, 80067 Sorrento, Italy
Phone Number: +39 081 878 1846
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Lovely Museum

Not knowing what to expect at this small museum, we were surprised to find much more elegant and sophisticated artifacts that we thought would be there. The building needs some... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 15, 2014
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Freshwater, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Fantastic views from all the house. Very nice18th and 19th century furniture and heirlooms plus some ancient classical roman pieces, Well worth a visit. 8 euros each. Not open Mondays.

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Sorrento, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

A beautiful setting for our wedding. The museum is an impressive building in itself. The entrance through the arches, the main staircase and 'room of mirrors' (where our wedding ceremony was held) gives the museum an almost palatial feel. The gardens are lovely and a perfect setting for wedding photographs. The museum staff are very friendly and helpful and helped... More 

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015 via mobile

whilst the setting is lovely many of the exhibits are past their sell by date It was hard to follow as some things had English translations most didn't I thought for the price it would be better laid out The best thing was the views

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Thebes, Illinois
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42 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

My wife and I stumbled upon the museum while strolling about in Sorrento. We paid the small admission fee and took the tour. We were required to check our backpack at the front deck, and did so. The museum consists of four floors, bisected by the entrance hall. There is much to see on all floors: paintings, sculpture, ceramics, furnishings,... More 

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34 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Sorrento is for relaxing - not necessarily place for great history. But in a country famous for it's great history, one can miss out on local history. So this museum was a pleasant change of pace from the grandeur of Pompeii (just up the road) and Roma (where all roads lead to, of course). Surrounded by a serene garden full... More 

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Bridlington, United Kingdom
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Much extended and improved since our last visit. Over 4 floor covering local history and including an art exhibition. There is a lift if required. Staff on hand to help and answer questions. The garden leads to a sea view terrace. A great way to spend a couple of hours looking over the history of the place. 8 Euro entrance... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Not knowing what to expect at this small museum, we were surprised to find much more elegant and sophisticated artifacts that we thought would be there. The building needs some loving attention as it is a bit shabby with peeling walls throughout, but that doesn't distract too much from the displays.

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Agoura Hills, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Neat museum if you like history. I was personally fascinated with the ancient roman artifacts, they're displayed right there in front of you with no barriers (i.e. glass cases) so you can get your nose right up to them to see the details. Pleasant way to spend a few hours.

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Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Have visited here before. This is a really good place to go and certainly not dull or boring. There are some lovely views from the terraced archways but, unfortunately, as the trees have continued to grow, this impairs the views somewhat but it's still worth a visit. There are extensive gardens but they are not really looked after, which is... More 

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We visited Sorrento on our first day and decided to go for a wander towards the coast so we could find a good view. On our way we came across this building. Curious we decided to have a look. After paying our admission we were vaguely told to go right first and then go left across the hall. We still... More 

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