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Certosa e Museo di San Martino Napoli: Tours & Tickets

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Founded in the 14th century as a Carthusian monastery, this museum contains a ceiling painting of the "Ascension" by Lanfranco and the ceiling fresco of the "Triumph of Judith" (1704) by Luca Giordano.
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Largo San Martino 5, 80129, Naples, Italy
+39 081 229 4431
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We paid the entry as we knew that the best views of the bay could be found inside. There are some lovely frescos and interesting exhibits. We spent a pleasant 1.5 hours inside. It would have been an outstanding visit if we could have been...More

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank David H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Should be between average and good except for the views, WOW!!! The museum needs money spending on it to bring it up a level, for instance to central area in the cloisters was just a bed of weeds and grass and could have been an...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank jikoku
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Views were fabulous. Monastery needs funding for repairs. We toured the Castel Sant Elmo which had fabulous views of Naples & sea. We bought a ticket to the Monastery So sad to see gardens overtaken by weeds. Most of navel museum was closed We couldn’t...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Julie Y
Reviewed 19 August 2019

The perfect vantage point from which to survey Naples, to which the energetic can walk from the funicular, the Toledo. Entry is via the church which is adorned by some of the greatest masters . Above the entrance is the Deposition by Massimo Stanzione, below...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Eli B
Reviewed 28 June 2019

While visiting the city for the first time, we headed to the certosa in the afternoon after visiting the old city. Since uphill, we took the funicular (Montesanto or Toledo) to reach the neighbourhood of Vomero. From there walked to the certosa located completely on...More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank MathieuR1187
Reviewed 26 June 2019

Difficult place to reach. If going on foot, take the funiculare from Via Toledo and then follow the signs (too few and far between) and ask the locals for directions. A huge place which offers spectacular views over Naples. The presepi are worth the whole...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 22 June 2019

spiderwebs on the carriages , gardens not cared for , bulbs to be replaced in order to see things in some rooms which are dark, shameful toilets, 2 out of 4 out of order and no toilet paper . how worse can this be ?....More

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank nicolas s
Reviewed 2 June 2019

We considered this one of the most beautiful sites of Naples, easily reached by funicular followed by a short walk. The monastery itself is decorated with lovely frescoes, there is a terrace with stunning views of the bay of Naples, as well as a small...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank CaliforniaBernadette
Reviewed 26 May 2019 via mobile

I am Italian and my heart really hurts when I come across disasters as this one in my own country. The old monastery is full of absolutely beautiful pieces of art, and incredibly rich in history, yet it is kept poorly and it seems that...More

Date of experience: May 2019
2  Thank Sandro1205
Reviewed 10 May 2019

I will recommend this one activity only with a nice weather.The view is amzing so is a pity not to admire this.The area and the museo is wonderful btw.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from vessi80 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with post above. No need for taxi in Naples as brilliant transport system especially if you stock up on the right type of pass. I took the metro Line 2 to Amadeo and 5 mins walk to the Margharita Funicular. 4 stops to... More