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National Archaeological Museum of Naples

Piazza Museo Nazionale 19, 80135, Naples, Italy
039.081.4422149
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This museum has all of the interesting finds from Pompeii and Herculaneum, both doomed cities after the violent eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79AD.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Piazza Museo Nazionale 19, 80135, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

The National Archaeological Museum is a must-visit on your trip to Naples. Amazing marble sculptures.

Thank PVasan
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I spend 3 hours there. It's sort of big. You can book a tour guide to go inside with you, but I went inside alone. There are no places to eat, you can purchase snacks and such from vending machines, there are resturants around the...More

Thank AsmaZaher
Reviewed 2 days ago

The National Archaeological Museum of Naples is an absolutely must-visit site. You just cannot afford to go to Naples and miss this museum. It contains some of the most magnificent artifacts of the Roman era, especially relating to Pompeii, Herculaneum and the surrounding areas. There...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are in Naples you should visit the museum. You should plan on a couple/few hours. There is a lot of items from Pompeii and other cities destroyed by Mount Vesuvius. Also some amazing marble sculptures.

Thank Marcy V
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The museum houses the frescoes, mosaics, statues and other artifacts from nearby Pompeii and Herculaneum. A wonderful collection assembled in one place, with wall panels in English as well as Italian. Not to be missed if you are in the area.

Thank James K
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

So glad we visited Pompeii before visiting this Museum. We decided to take a private guided tour and it was worth every cent. Our guide was an archeological expert and gave us more than the paid hour of her time. It was great to have...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Worth a visit particularly if you are contemplating a visit to Pompeii. There is a chance to see Pompeii frescoes and mosaics in greater depth and at greater length than during an actual visit to Pompeii. In terms of sculpture The Farnese Collection is a...More

Thank Tim A
Reviewed 5 days ago

Naples museum was a great experience; the building is beautiful and it contains a lot of very interesting antiquities. I preferred this museum to Florence and the Louvre with reference to contents. The layout is a bit messy; so read up before you go. Some...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are at all interested in the history of Pompeii the National Archaeological Museum is a must as they have many artifacts and a miniature replica of the city as it was when it was excavated.

Thank Bill W
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful museum, really well laid out, nice and cool inside. They are also part of the EU Education scheme so if you are a student in an EU institution you get free/discounted entry. Was very easy to find as it is right next door to...More

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francescalasvegas
September 12, 2017|
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Plenty of food places close by. I guess the taxis are everywhere , either at ranks or for hailing.
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August 19, 2017|
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Response from Paul C | Reviewed this property |
At least 2 hours to visit the museum and the Pompeii mosaic displays are well worth the visit
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Rebecca B
August 8, 2017|
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Response from SarahxSloan | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are. Some are at Pompeii too.
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