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Naples, Italy

Certosa e Museo di San Martino

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Today: 8:30am-7:30pm
This Week
Sunday:8:30am-7:30pm
Monday:8:30am-7:30pm
Tuesday:8:30am-7:30pm
Wednesday:Closed
Thursday:8:30am-7:30pm
Friday:8:30am-7:30pm
Saturday:8:30am-7:30pm
Cost: $7.05 USD (6.00 EUR)

Perched On High

Once a Carthusian monastery, the museum of Certosa di San Martino overlooks Naples from atop Vomero hill. The religious order was established in 1368 and dedicated to Saint Martin of Tours. With a stunning view of the city, the vast monastery consists of a series of arcades, lush gardens, religious art, and ornate tapestries. The marble interior of the cloister, carved into a series of columns and sculpted skull decorations, is magnificent. There is also a collection of Neapolitan presepe, valued as some of the most exceptional nativity scenes in Naples.

Open in Google Maps: Largo San Martino 5, 80129

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