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Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta

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Lovely place

We took part in a guided tour and were lucky enough to get to know this jewel, a religious building... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Frank P
Great Visiting

A very beautiful church with an amazing guided tour. The knowledge and the attitude of the people... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
gkritics
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The Association RESPIRIAMO ARTE offers a unique tour in the Church of Art of Silk of Saints Philip and James. Tour's duration is 30 minutes, it walking inside the story of noble Silk Art and includes the visit of the Church and some secret special...more
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Via San Biagio Dei Librai 118, 80138, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took part in a guided tour and were lucky enough to get to know this jewel, a religious building rich in history and works of art. To be seen

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A very beautiful church with an amazing guided tour. The knowledge and the attitude of the people for the church made this experience unforgettable.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank gkritics
Reviewed May 11, 2019

One more beautiful Renaissance style s church with an impressive colourful frescoes ceiling.The entrance is free and the church is very close to other importan churches.

Date of experience: January 2019
6  Thank christosorl
Reviewed May 5, 2019

We discovered today by chance that a tour was offered to explain the background of this church and its relation to the Corporation of silk merchants in the 15th century. The tour by the young guide was excellent, very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Very interesting finds...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 15, 2019

from a dull exterior that looks like an army barracks to an interior that looks like a cathedral well worth a visit

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank travlerwithwife
Reviewed December 3, 2018

Amazing experience visiting the church of SS. Filippo e Giacomo in Naples. Beautiful tour of the church, its sacristy, crypt, courtyard, and underground excavations, Done in Italian (in my case, but they also do ones in English) clearly and informatively. Superbly educated young people with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Anatole U
Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

Definitely worth it. The guides are super keen to explain the history not only of the site but also of Naples in general.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank claudio3730
RespiriamoArte, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2019

thank you so much. we are honored. See you soon

Reviewed October 14, 2018

We didn't find this place open the first time we visited so had to come a second time around. There is no detailed information available in the church about the huge number of icons, sculptures and paintings so come prepared if you want to get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank scud56
Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded October 22, 2018

Thank you so much! We hope the next time, you will enjoy with the guided tour on Saturday or Sunday from 12 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more informations respiriamoarte@gmail.com . See you soon!

Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

The entire Cathedral is dripping in gold. There is art from corner to corner and wall to wall. It's beautiful to walk around in there. There are different rooms with different art themes. Maybe a tour would help to better understand all the art. It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank GConneely
Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Thanks so much. We hope you enjoyed the guided tour. See you soon . Association Respiriamo Arte

Reviewed September 3, 2018

the history and the skill that is in each art work is breath takeing. this is a must see. I seen it from the internet only and the details are great. I will be there soon. I will say you have to go also. it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George L
Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Thanks so much. We hope you will enjoy the guided tour. See you soon

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