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National Archaeological Museum of Naples

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This museum has all of the interesting finds from Pompeii and Herculaneum, both doomed cities after the violent eruption of Mount Vesuvius in 79AD.more
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Piazza Museo Nazionale 19, 80135, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed yesterday

There is a ton of treasure here and this is one of the better Italian museums I have visited - sadly, they are often a display of artifacts with little interpretation and context, more of a catalogue. This place had a number (6 or 8?)...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CTeverywhere
Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum should be a must wee when in Naples. Not only does it have artifacts from Pompeii and Heraculeanum it has treasures from the last king that was returned to the citizens of Italy. If you have visited Pompeii please come here next and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank frank s
Reviewed 2 days ago

This museum is a must if you have visited Pompei and Heraculeanum as many of the recovered treasures and frescos have been moved here. This museum really brings to life life in this area at the start of the first century AD - it is...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sally D
Reviewed 3 days ago

This museum is wonderful. I went here after seeing the Pompeii ruins. There are a lot of artifacts from Pompeii here. So if you couldn't get enough of Pompeii and want to see more, you have to go here. I walked around solo and did...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank LiLi-on-Pointe
Reviewed 4 days ago

This museum is one of the best of its kind in the world. There is lot of mosaics, sculptures, paintings and items especially from the ruins of Pompeii and Herculaneum. There is in the bottom floor lot of copies of Grecian sculptures and some Roman...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PerttiHar
Reviewed 4 days ago

The museum has several floors full of items to see. It is impossible to grab it all in in one day. We spent there more than two hours and studied just about half of it. First we went to see Farnese sculptures. They are roman...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank piriot
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing to see the treasures of Pompeii and Herculaneum and out of season we could take our time and look properly. A must if you are visiting the archaeological sites. Audio guide was a useful addition.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank RiddiSue
Reviewed 5 days ago

Museum is simply the best place to see sculptures and fine art of Pompei. More of this... it is amazing walking around that and imagine how can world of that time was.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sgrangel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay in Naples and were surprised how few tourists were present given that the city has a definite charm. There were no queues to worry about when visiting the museum. We must have spent three or four hours at the Museum as...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GordonWR
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There were no queues, we think a lot of tourist miss Naples and go to other areas like Pompeii, Sorrento, Amalfi Coast instead. We were very happy to have gone to this museum, there is a lot to see, we spent 4 hours there and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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11 January 2019|
Response from Robert B | Reviewed this property |
There are double lockers which do take larger cases, so it depends how big your case is and you get a key for each locker you use. Enjoy Naples.