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Crafts industry outshines palace

The hunting lodge at San Leucio is a stone's throw away from the main palace at Caserta and easily... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
Vivian R
via mobile
Not only beauty

It is unbelievable to think that not only some of the best fabrics in the world were born here but... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2015
barbarafoz
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Nagoya, Japan
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11 Jun 2018
“Nice Silk factory museum”
3 Dec 2017
“Very nice walk but....”
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Via Atrio Superiore, 81020 San Leucio, Caserta, Italy
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

A short distance from the royal palace of Caserta, situated in a lovely place with a beautiful view (chosen of course by the Bourbon kings...) the factory museum is an interesting place to visit. We arrived in early afternoon, so a tour in English was...More

Thank sharonaer
Reviewed 4 December 2017

but you need absolutely to enter and see the museum and the royal rooms..... Pay attention to entrance hours!

Thank valosac
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

After a complicated drive to find the Belvedere, we wanted to also visit the silk factory. Very disappointed that entry not possible without a guide. So I would not recommend going there for only the view. Waste of time and effort.

Thank hereford
Reviewed 10 September 2017

San Leucio is off the beaten track and can be a little difficult to get to without a car. You also shouldn't expect any of the staff to speak any English. That said, after a cab ride and quite a lot of pointing, we managed...More

Thank Shawn H
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

The hunting lodge at San Leucio is a stone's throw away from the main palace at Caserta and easily combined for a visit. San Leucio includes the silk manufacturing facility installed by the Bourbon kings. The machines, mainly in wood, are intricate and amazing. The...More

Thank Vivian R
Reviewed 17 July 2015

It is unbelievable to think that not only some of the best fabrics in the world were born here but even the history of your pc started in this experimental avant-garde factory. Don't you believe me? Go and see!

1  Thank barbarafoz
Reviewed 15 May 2014

We had a recommendation to visit the Royal Silk Factory when an Italian friend heard that we would be visiting Castera and I'm glad that they did. Also known as "Real Belvedere Di San Leucio" (on the museum receipt) it is situated on the outskirts...More

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