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Via San Gregorio Armeno 1, 80138, Naples, Italy
+39 081 552 0186
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 July 2015

The Church of St. Gregory is abolsutely beautiful. You don't need a lot of time to walk in take a lap around the perimeter of the church and view the artistry with amazement. Just take note that photography is prohibited in many of the active...More

2  Thank Road804303
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Reviewed 17 October 2016
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

We visited the chiostro first and were received very friendly by the nuns who explained a little bit and then told us that we can look everywhere but not to take photos. Specially beautiful is the part behind the grille looking into the church. I...More

Thank RenateV169
Reviewed 10 April 2018

Even on Easter Sunday, it wasn't too busy. The church is quite lavish but it was the courtyard which impressed me most .It is a working religious community, the nuns were so sweet and welcoming. There is no entrance fee but I would encourage visitors...More

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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

A beautiful church which is ornately decorated. It’s located in a side street, but is worth seeking out.

Thank Notts01
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Dating back to the 10th century, Chiesa e Chiostro di San Gregorio Armeno has a long history indeed. It's a rather large complex and it's quite lovely. There is a certain beauty as one wanders around and you can't help but be fascinated by all...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Very nice chiesa. We were amazed by all paintings, sculptures and gold everywhere. Also the gold organ was amazing. Small minus is for woman who shout on tourists to not take pictures. It is little bit disturbing but I understand she has to.

Thank Veronika H
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Here, in the street (Via) San Gregorio Armeno, with all these vendors of figurines and figures from nativity scenes, are located this richly decorated church and adjacent to it a group of cloisters or chiostros in italian. From outside it is quite common facade but...More

1  Thank Oleg Y
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The most ornate church I have ever seen. Absolutely amazing spent ages looking around. Unfortunately they had run out of English booklets. Photography is not allowed

1  Thank Cazdistaz
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The main church of this monastery is located on the street, but if you take the gate closer to the san lorenzo, you end up in the courtyard of the monastery. From here you can see the lovely statue and the upper part of the...More

1  Thank Paquila1882
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Sumptuous decoration for Baroque aficionados. Fits in nicely with the street outside known as Christmas alley where everything you will ever need, or can possibly think of, for your Christmas crib is available.

1  Thank CJT007
Reviewed 25 May 2016

this is a very nice church that you can visit lovely statues and painting can be found inside. Very peaceful

1  Thank mje0250
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