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Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta

Open Now: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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“An amazing hour of history and art!”

Amazing experience visiting the church of SS. Filippo e Giacomo in Naples. Beautiful tour of the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Anatole U
Il primo setificio napoletano

Definitely worth it. The guides are super keen to explain the history not only of the site but also... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
claudio3730
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The Association RESPIRIAMO ARTE offers a unique tour in the Church of Art of Silk of Saints Philip and James. Tour's duration is 30 minutes, it walking inside the story of noble Silk Art and includes the visit of the Church and some secret special...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing experience visiting the church of SS. Filippo e Giacomo in Naples. Beautiful tour of the church, its sacristy, crypt, courtyard, and underground excavations, Done in Italian (in my case, but they also do ones in English) clearly and informatively. Superbly educated young people with...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely worth it. The guides are super keen to explain the history not only of the site but also of Naples in general.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank claudio3730
Reviewed 15 October 2018

We didn't find this place open the first time we visited so had to come a second time around. There is no detailed information available in the church about the huge number of icons, sculptures and paintings so come prepared if you want to get...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2018

Thank you so much! We hope the next time, you will enjoy with the guided tour on Saturday or Sunday from 12 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more informations respiriamoarte@gmail.com . See you soon!

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

The entire Cathedral is dripping in gold. There is art from corner to corner and wall to wall. It's beautiful to walk around in there. There are different rooms with different art themes. Maybe a tour would help to better understand all the art. It...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank GConneely
Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thanks so much. We hope you enjoyed the guided tour. See you soon . Association Respiriamo Arte

Reviewed 4 September 2018

the history and the skill that is in each art work is breath takeing. this is a must see. I seen it from the internet only and the details are great. I will be there soon. I will say you have to go also. it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank George L
Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thanks so much. We hope you will enjoy the guided tour. See you soon

Reviewed 12 July 2018

As good as any similar site in Rome, quite outstanding, lots to see and totally free! Not many people there during the weekdays, but tends to close early afternoon (before 2pm)

Date of experience: July 2018
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Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thanks so much. We hope you enjoyed the guided tour. See you soon

Reviewed 9 July 2018

The cathedral is a magnificent feature in an otherwise ordinary city. Free to visit and highly recommended.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank white5726
Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thanks so much. We hope you enjoyed the guided tour. See you soon

Reviewed 6 July 2018

Lovely church and museum with an amazing fresco painted ceiling. We saw this church early in our visit to Naples and it is worth a visit but the amount of churches and Basilicas in this city is unbelievable.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank SteveS1970
Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thanks so much. We hope you enjoyed the guided tour. See you soon

Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Very nice visit in a beautiful church with a mysterious altar and other furnishings that testify the existence of an ancient Silk Corporation. Out of touristic tour, I suggest this visit if you like Naples mysteries and secrets. There is also a very interesting archeological...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you so much! See you soon! Breath Art :)

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

We were walking in Spaccanapoli and by chance my girlfriend spotted this church and said she wanted to take a look. We went inside and saw some beautiful frescos and paintings, and even if i am not an art lover I really appreciated and wondered...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Gabriele1989
Respiriamo A, Direttore at Chiesa dei Santi Filippo e Giacomo - Complesso Museale dell'Arte della Seta, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

Thank you so much! We hope the next time, you will enjoy with the guided tour. See you soon!

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