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Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:30 PM
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beautiful collection of religious art

An almost hidden place, entrance next to the church and worth the vivit because of its lavish... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2019
werdlerswereld
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
A breathtaking museum.

The sheer grandiosity of the exhibits on display is enough to take your breath away. Pre-book... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2019
Mark G
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Valletta, Malta
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A YEAR OF EVENTS AT THE MUSEUM OF THE TREASURE OF SAN GENNAROA whole year to spend, between faith and art together and San Gennaro.In 2013, in fact, the patron saint of Naples will be the center of cultural tourism initiatives only to discover the...more
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Via Duomo 149 | via Duomo 149, 80138, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed July 13, 2019

An almost hidden place, entrance next to the church and worth the vivit because of its lavish religious collection

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed June 26, 2019

The sheer grandiosity of the exhibits on display is enough to take your breath away. Pre-book tickets and opt to have the services of a guide.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mark G
Reviewed March 20, 2019

Once in Naples you can't miss the Duomo, right next to the main entrance you'll find this museum where all the jewels made for San Gennaro the patron saint of this incredibile town, all the beautiful precious jewels and objects here in exhibition have been...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank laura b
Reviewed February 27, 2019

If you are walking in Naples city center, curious about the history and the popular traditions, this is a must to visit, the treasure is Amazing and incredibly rich but not everithing is possible to see.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank StephenVum
Reviewed February 18, 2019

would be here. in the bowels of the small treasury of this great Cathedral dedicated to Naples patron saint...a dazzling collection of sumptuous crafted gold and silver reliquaries and figural sculptures which date from 1300s to the 20th c. as potentates all vied to provide...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Richard E
Reviewed January 19, 2019

Our taxi driver "guaranteed" to us in an adorable way :) that this was "much better than the British Crown Jewels". His enthusiasm convinced us to check it out - a fairly quick visit (under 2 hours) of artifacts from the city's protector Saint and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank CTeverywhere
Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

I recommend this fascinating museum after a visit to the Duomo cathedral. The guide accompanied us for about 30 minutes to discover this secret wonder.

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank alicearchuleta
Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

The description I found online was quite interesting but unfortunately I couldn’t enjoy the place itself as only guided tours in Italian are available and no one warned me before buying the ticket. Not to many descriptions in English inside, didn’t get any map in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018

The museum was located very close to the Duomo. No credit card payment and no photography was allowed. The necklace of St. Januarius was created over a 250 year span from 1676 to 1929. The emeralds, rubies, sapphires and gold were donated by kings, queens,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

I can think the 6 € entrance fee is a bit high for such a small museum. It took us one hour, but we are also people, who look at things for a long time and read every description. The jewels and silver artefacts are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Q616DXlaurab
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