Travelers often enjoy checking out the local museums of their travel destinations in order to get a sense of the history and culture of the place which they are visiting.  There are certainly museums in the Amalfi Coast which are worth exploring.  For example, the Museo Civico ( http://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction... ) is a historical museum located in the Town Hall which displays artifacts relating primarily, but not entirely, to the history of the government in the area.  More information about the history of the Amalfi Coast can be learned at http://www.tripadvisor.com/Travel-g18... .

Although there are certainly museums in the area worth checking out, the true history of the area lies not in its museums but in its religious sites which are of great importance to both the historical and the modern day culture of the area.  (Learn more about Amalfi Coast culture at http://www.tripadvisor.com/Travel-g18... .  Some of the religious sites worth putting on the itinerary of an Amalfi Coast trip are: