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Address: Via F. De Sanctis 19 / 21, 80134, Naples, Italy
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Built in the late 1500s, this gem of Italian artistic heritage was greatly...

Built in the late 1500s, this gem of Italian artistic heritage was greatly influenced by the famous Raimondo de Sangro VII, Prince of Sansevero, a genius of science and invention.

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Stunning!

I have been here 4 different times with groups and each time it is amazing and the groups are blown away. The sculptures are fantastic, the detail mind blowing and the veiled... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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Sun Valley, Idaho
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been here 4 different times with groups and each time it is amazing and the groups are blown away. The sculptures are fantastic, the detail mind blowing and the veiled Christ leaves one breathless.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's interesting to compare my experience with those reviews with lower ratings. It's true that this is a small chapel, no pictures are allowed and there isn't a lot to see but what is here is pretty amazing. I'm not religious but the Veiled Christ is one of the most memorable things I've ever seen seen. It seems almost impossible... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Literally 2 rooms of stuff and 7EUR a pop. The sculpture was beautifully crafted with exceptional detail and life like. Wish there were more but ....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very bummed they don't allow pictures. Enjoyed the entire museo, but the there are 3 out of this world sculptures. I got the pictures from the web, but I am very glad I went. Enjoy.

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Rome, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cappella Sansevero is an amazing private chapel in the heart of Naples, belonging to Sansevero family and founded by Prince Sansevero, a mysterious person he devoted himself to experiments and alchemy. The Chapel houses one of the world's finest sculptures the "Cristo Velato" (veiled Christ). unique. un-missable. wonderful. the only Cristo Velato justifies a journey to Naples!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very interesting, unusual place! The history, art and mystery in one place! Anatomic machines are really fantastic!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful experience not to be missed, the veiled Christ is breathtaking a truely spiritual experience .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a great visit. Although I recommend going with the tour guide, it would have been more enjoyable.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The "Veiled Christ" in Napoli.Our Guide: Prof Giuseppe Galano Mobile + 39-3470357384.Between the countless Art Beauties in Naples the Veiled Christ is able to thrill as nobody else!Sublime the explanation of our guide, Joseph Galano: a Journey Crazy immersed in his explanations that sailed into history, interpreted Philosophical Concepts and Alchemy, esoteric and Science, Mathematics and Arte.Galano was able to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will not believe it until you have seen it. Fantastic piece of art. Swallow the long queue and go inside!

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