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Gesu Nuovo Church

Piazza del Gesu 1, 80134, Naples, Italy
+39 081 557 8111
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Piazza del Gesu 1, 80134, Naples, Italy
+39 081 557 8111
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Beautiful church with an amazing contrast between facade and interior. A lovely peaceful place to escape the Naples crowds and heat for a while.

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to maybe 10-22 cathedrals in Napoli and this is in my top 3 - soooo beautiful...Plenty of beautiful things to take photos of or a movie of it.....Just love it.

1  Thank Ginger DiGalbo K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Unusual exterior aspect, wonderful interior. This is certainly, if not the most, on either of the 3 most beautiful churches of Naples

Thank CPJD00
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Churches in Italy is something you can keep exploring for years, but Gesu Nuovo is yet quite outstanding. Start with studying the facade with its pyramids shaped stones , apparently with esoteric symbols in Aramaic - never saw anything quite like this! Interiors are typical...More

Thank olya g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The church is free to visit and is one of the main tourist sites in Naples. The beauty inside is remarkable and is bound to impress any visitor.

1  Thank Florenzoo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are not a church fan, this is one of the exceptions you should make in your visit to Naples. Mixure of tourist and locals you may grasp a little of the neapolitan sense of religion

Thank Carles F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is clearly a working church, with several active confessionals open during our visit. The style of decoration inside the church is very different from many other churches I have visited - even though the layout is typical. The chapels were all reasonably small compared...More

Thank Glenn L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The church is well worth a visit - the interior is stunning and worth taking time to look around the chapels.

Thank wongy60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The outside has a strange pattern to it which makes it immediately recognisable. The interior is highly decorated on every surface with beautiful ceilings and marble floors. It's free entry and well worth visiting

Thank 84laurar84
Reviewed 18 May 2017

This church was constructed by the Jesuits between 1584 and 1601 on the site of the former Palazzo dei Sanseverino. The churche's most striking feature is the small pyramid-shaped ashlar stones which cover the entire facade. The pyramids have strange symbols on them corresponding to...More

Thank Gaetano A
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What is the opening hours of this church please?
20 September 2015|
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Response from Arthur R | Reviewed this property |
Monday through Saturday the Church is open 7:30 to 12:45 PM/ and 4:00 PM to 8 PM. Sunday it is open 7:00 AM to 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM to 9 PM. Of course, it is better to arrive a little later than opening hours and arrive... More