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All reviews beautiful building glass dome shaped structure social life domed ceiling amazing architecture shopping experience zodiac signs expensive shops high end shops floor mosaics via toledo shopping galleries nice mosaics architectural style world heritage site worth a visit
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Reviewed 12 February 2019 via mobile

The structure is beautiful and impressive architecture but be warned the inside is run down and many of the shops are shut. A must see when in Napoli and close to the Piazza Piebiscito.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ScottishTemplar
Reviewed 8 February 2019

The Galleria Umberto I a public shopping gallery built at the end of the 19th century in imitation to the one of Milan. It was built during the so-called risanamento period which wa smeant to clean up and make the city look more like a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 29 November 2018

This was a very beautiful shopping gallery with a central high dome and four great entrances yet it is falling down. Swathes of sheeting that do not look like they could hold up a tennis ball are stretched above the walkways to supposedly protect the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kirkcaldylad
Reviewed 29 November 2018

This building took my breath away. When I stepped into the center, with the tall domed ceiling, I was floored. I was a little surprised, because we had actually just happened upon this building as we were walking through the city. There is incredible detail...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jiggsdinner
Reviewed 8 November 2018

Gallerio Umberto 1 is an impressive architectural masterpiece built in 1887. It has been neglected for many years, but now restoration is well underway and it is being returned to its original elegance. Not to be missed if you interested in architecture or urban design....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MikeWells90
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Probably a must-visit site in Naples purely for it's architecture. Shopping within is pretty rubbish, a couple of cafes, McDonalds, a couple of souvenir shops and one or two high-end shops. All the main stores, boutiques are located outside on the main street. It's a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank rick_carnall
Reviewed 19 October 2018

Galleria Umberto I is very close to Piazza del Plebiscito on via Toledo. It is a kind of shopping mall built with the best Italian architecture. Many shops, cafes and boutiques in a three stores beautiful building. Don't miss it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rami A
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Being on a cruise and only having part of a day to explore Naples, we decided to spend most of our time in this shopping area and seeing the other streets in close proximity. We were not disappointed. A large variety of shops more on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Naples will always have a special place in my heart. The food is amazing, you can not go wrong here with pizza and pastries. I found Naples to have a sense of street fashion close to NYC.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sunshine727885
Reviewed 13 October 2018 via mobile

Naples is a busy city so to find a wee coffee shop inside this atmospheric building was a treat. Just sitting there watching people go about their lives and especially the cruise ship tourists who are wandering about aimlessly taking selfie after selfie is funny....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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14 September 2015|
Response from JOHN C | Reviewed this property |
When we were there in May, many of the shops and cafes started to close up about 8 p.m. Hope this helps