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Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro

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Beats Tiffany's!

The museum was located very close to the Duomo. No credit card payment and no photography was... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
minnesotans4
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
Beautiful collection

Visited this museum with my wife and kids (8y and 6y) and we were all mesmerized by the beauty of... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2018
chrimic5
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Dublin, Ireland
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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 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

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Antonio458, Responsabile reception at Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago
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Reviewed 27 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

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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

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.

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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

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

2  Thank MarioDeSanto
Reviewed 24 May 2018

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

2  Thank Miltos3
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Can you image a treasure never touched for hundreds of years?! Amazing ! a must go location!! All the most powerful European figures of the last 500 years of history, have donated a special piece to the famous Saint . So not only amazing jewelries,...More

1  Thank Onokay
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Never been a 'diamonds are a girl's best friend' type of signora but was nearly 'converted' by the lavish wonders inside. Entrance is 6 euros -no discounts for Artecard. I thought this a bit steep until I witnessed the quality and quantity of the collection....More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Not that interesting, plus no photos allowed. The Duomo next door is much more stunning and impressive. There are better ways to spend your time in Naples.

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