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Piazza San Gaetano, 80100, Naples, Italy
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Reviewed 18 May 2018

On the outside of the church are two ancient Roman pillars incorporated into the church. Also visible on the outside is the typical Roman way of building. It was fun to find these signs of remnants from an earlier era. The inside is richly adorned...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We made the mistake of arriving soon after the service began as so only managed a cursory glimpse of the majesty of this interesting place

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 21 September 2017

The Basilica di San Paolo maggiore is a nice church, as far as churches go. From the street you would think, ah yes, here goes another one... however, once inside you get to see another side of it, not so bad! It is nice enough...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Santuario di San Gaetano is right next to the Basilika. I had to ask a couple of people, but i finally got to the right place. The mass said in Latin was an experience (took me right back to my childhood). The Sermon was delivered...More

1  Thank blauemadeleine
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Naples is dirty, noisy and smells awful but you do get a lot of interesting churches. This one stands in a small square and as it is up a double flight of steps it does look impressive. Inside you can see that once it was...More

Thank Ashfield531
Reviewed 16 May 2017

On our day trip to Naples on 2nd May we came across this beautiful church. Crazy busy outside on the street, absolutely stunning inside. It's nice make a donation to the upkeep if you can.

Thank Jo K
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Another impressive church in Naples. This time it's for Saint Paul. It's on via dei Tribunale, don't miss!

Thank yegorb306
Reviewed 28 January 2014

I found some churches in Naples to be almost depressing. And despite not being a fan of the baroque style this one I enjoyed visiting. Like everything else in Naples it's squeezed in between the rest of life--shops and garbage. A vendor had even managed...More

1  Thank Pezzler
Reviewed 12 November 2011

The Baroque church of San Paolo Maggiore is located in the centre of the Decumano Maggiore of Naples. This area is located on the ancient city centre of the city built by the Greeks and Romans. The facade has some columns that were previously in...More

Reviewed 3 November 2011

San Paolo Maggiore is found in the historical center of Naples and is built on top of a temple dating back to the 1st c. AD and dedicated to the Dioscuri (Castor and Pollux). It was named after the saint at the end of the...More

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