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Chiesa di San Giovanni a Carbonara

Via San Giovanni a Carbonara, 80010, Naples, Italy
+39 081 295873
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Breathtaking Medieval frescoes, sculptures and a mini Parthenon inside

If you are visiting the Madre Museum or the Duomo, this church is a short walk from these sites and... read more

Reviewed June 8, 2017
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Beautiful Church

An easy walk to this beautiful church! Be sure to stop by and explore the inside regardless of... read more

Reviewed May 29, 2017
New Jersey
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Via San Giovanni a Carbonara, 80010, Naples, Italy
+39 081 295873
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Reviewed June 8, 2017

If you are visiting the Madre Museum or the Duomo, this church is a short walk from these sites and it is a little off the beaten path and you may think from the outside that it is closed or you got the wrong church...More

2  Thank Florenzoo
Reviewed May 29, 2017

An easy walk to this beautiful church! Be sure to stop by and explore the inside regardless of your religious beliefs!

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Reviewed January 18, 2017

This church was located just in front of my hotel so I went several times and always was closed, finally, my last day in Naples I reached this place open and by far is the best thing happened to me there, outside you will see...More

Thank Rogelio_Cuellar
Reviewed December 19, 2016

- if you are looking for the history, local culture and Christian places. Centrally located you may not miss it.

Thank silencd
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Naples boasts many fine Baroque buildings and quite a few of them are churches. San Giovanni is one of the most exuberant examples of the Baroque and is dripping with marble. When you walk in, plug your ears into Handel's Water Music, to get the...More

Thank baroquenroll
Reviewed December 1, 2016

This church with Angevin tombs and a wonderful frescoed chapel is worth going out of the way to see. It's a gothic style, different from most of the baroque churches you'll see in Naples. We were there on a weekday afternoon and had the place...More

Thank Donaldsdottir
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Be there before noon and enjoy an incredible church. IMHO, in this church you can find a real masterpiece: the XV century floor in the Chapel of Caracciolo Del Sole. I found it mesmerizing.

1  Thank babbua
Reviewed September 21, 2016

We have had a very good connection to this site from the Central Naples Railway Station. Just followed one direction straight forward and slightly to the northwest off the Stazione Napoli Centrale by the Via Carbonara in the last section of the way. And what...More

Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

Don't miss this place if you visit this place. This church slightly away from the center is a jewel. Amazing medieval paintings, baroque sculptures.

2  Thank Sabidai
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

San Giovanni is loaded with frescoes and sculptures, and a couple of lovely paintings including a Vasari Crucifixion.. The domed Vico chapel and sacristy are really special.a architecturally in a building that shows its age, these rich art works are even more dazzling. Go there...More

3  Thank Danaway
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