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Sant'Anna dei Lombardi (Monteoliveto)

Via Sant'Anna dei Lombardi, 44,, Naples, Italy (Porto)
+39 081 5513333‎
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Ranked #10 of 222 Attractions in Naples
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Religious Sites, Specialty Museums
Description: This church of Monteoliveto, or Sant'Anna dei Lombardi, is known for its quantity and quality of Renaissance sculpture.
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Liverpool
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76 reviews 76 reviews
47 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

We found this quite by chance taking a shortcut to Spaccanapoli. We having been coming to Naples for 10 years or more and had never noticed it. The church itself is well worth a visit, but the highlight has to be the side chapel completely covered in frescos by Vasari, and artist whose work is very rarely seen and who... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

we found this church by chance in the middle of town and what a find ! the artwork was brilliant statues etc we found it very impressive worth visiting !

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Springdale, Arkansas
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85 reviews 85 reviews
38 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

I stumbled upon this church while walking near the center of town, and I am glad I did. It was quite beautiful and filled with frescoes and artwork throughout. Each side of the church appears to be divided into little chapels, each containing lovely displays and artwork. I spoke with a gentleman while visiting there - I believe he was... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

We found this church and sacristi-chapel the most beautiful treasure in Napels. We spend more than an hour to admire the ceiling with its many frescoes from Vasari, also the inlayed wooden wall panels and paper mache? statues; even the real and imitation window (trompe d'oeil) were interesting. We were allowed to make as many pictures as we liked since... More

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2012

It used to be hard to get into this church, but it seems now to have regular hours. The Vasari frescoes in the sacristy and the Mazzuoli terracottas are show stoppers.

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

The most beautiful thing in this church were the 'Affreschi del Vasari', which are apparently unknown by most of Naples! The main part of the church is pretty enough - there is a group of terracotta sculptures which are very impressive, but follow the signs to 'Vasari' and you come to the most beautiful little chapel covered in frescoes and... More

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