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Bursting with so many interesting sculptures.. mesmerising features and historical information..I... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
Kimberley369
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A little church in the corner of Carbonara st. Turns out to have some very nice and easily visible... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Micha R
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

Bursting with so many interesting sculptures.. mesmerising features and historical information..I would have liked to stay here for much longer to take in the atmosphere, but there was nowhere to sit, we had to keep oving and walking about... surreal surroundings!

1  Thank Kimberley369
Reviewed 8 June 2018 via mobile

A little church in the corner of Carbonara st. Turns out to have some very nice and easily visible statues of a local noble family. Very accessible.

1  Thank Micha R
Reviewed 5 June 2018

what a beautiful church a must see gorgeous ceiling and statues and altars it doesnt look much from outside but wow when you step in you will be blown away

1  Thank 705lilbell
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

While walking in Spaccanapoli we spotted this church more than once and thought it was nothing special from the outside, so we walked on. Before leaving we were wandering nearby once more and this time we did go in and visit it. The church is...More

Thank Gabriele1989
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

I went to a bunch of the churches in Naples and this one is far and away the best. It doesn’t look that great from the outside but inside it’s great. The main alter is full of detail and the side alters are all great....More

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Whilst most churches in the city have been heavily 'Baroqued', this one retains many of its Medieval and Renaissance features. The main chapel in the apse is a delight, with its lively, colourful fresco cycles and beautiful majolica tiled floor. This quirky, unusual building is...More

2  Thank valnowell
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Prepared to be knocked out! This is a gem. The wall paintings are mostly medieval and captivating. The sculptures stunning. It is free to get in and twice a week local college students offer guided tours which is great training to them and fun for...More

1  Thank Adrian H
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I would not have known about this but for the suggestion of my friend Grazia, who teaches art in Napoli. The elliptical staircase alone is worth a visit. It was designed by the same architect, Sanfelice, who created the Palazzo Spagnolo in the Via Vergini....More

2  Thank Philip M
Reviewed 17 January 2018

Chiesa di San Giovanni a Carbonara is located a bit away from the main streets and probably not one of the typical tourist attractions. The church is rather unimpressive from the outside - still, the more beautiful it is from the inside: The walls are...More

Thank Caro S
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful church. The medieval frescos are just stunning and so many of them. The frescos depicting medieval monastic life are very interesting. There are also a selection of beautiful paintings depicting scenes from the life of Christ. These are all in the...More

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