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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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The Envy of Midas

would be here. in the bowels of the small treasury of this great Cathedral dedicated to Naples... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Richard E
Quaint and fun collection

Our taxi driver "guaranteed" to us in an adorable way :) that this was "much better than the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
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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 5 days ago

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
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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
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Reviewed 30 December 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
1  Thank alicearchuleta
Reviewed 5 November 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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Antonio458, Responsabile reception at Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro, responded to this reviewResponded 13 November 2018
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gentile signora bastava chiedere una visita in inglese saremmo stati lieti di darvela ci spiace

Reviewed 26 September 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
1  Thank minnesotans4
Reviewed 29 August 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 Laura B
Reviewed 26 August 2018

Visited this museum with my wife and kids (8y and 6y) and we were all mesmerized by the beauty of the collection and history. Worth paying a visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018

Great collection of silver artworks and jewels connected with St. Gennaro. The exposition in the darkness with spot-lit exhibits works very well, even the exposure is a little outdated with scuffed walls (but you don't see it in the darkness :-)). The descriptions of the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Greet-curator
Reviewed 25 June 2018

is undoubtedly the greatest treasure in the world even more than the treasure of the crown, as well as having silver busts of the patron saints of Naples has priceless jewels it is said that even Napoleon took for the French everything In his war...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank MarioDeSanto
Reviewed 23 May 2018

This place is a must-visit when you go to Napoli. Everything was beautiful, and the atmosphere was perfect

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank Miltos3
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