Sights & Attractions in The Amalfi Coast, Capri, and Naples

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Things to Do in Naples

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Name Category Location
 
Aquarium
The Greeks originally named their colony here for...
Zoos / Aquariums Naples
 
Basilica Santa Maria della Sanità
Dominican friars commissioned this baroque, Greek...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Castel dell'Ovo
The oldest castle in Naples, the 12th-century...
Castles / Palaces Naples
 
Castel Nuovo
Known to locals as Maschio Angioino, in...
Museums / Galleries, Military Sites Naples
 
Castel Sant'Elmo
Perched on the Vomero, this massive castle is...
Museums / Galleries, Castles / Palaces Naples
 
Catacomba di San Gennaro
These catacombs—designed for Christian burial...
Archaeological Sites Naples
 
Certosa di San Martino
Atop a rocky promontory with a fabulous view of...
Museums / Galleries, Religious Sites Naples
 
Complesso Museale Santa Maria delle Anime del Purgatorio ad Arco
This strange museum could exist only in Naples....
Museums / Galleries Naples
 
Convento di San Domenico Maggiore
Saint Thomas Aquinas studied and taught at this...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Duomo
Though the cathedral was established in the...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Galleria Umberto I
The galleria was erected during the "clean-up" of...
Neighborhoods / Streets Naples
 
Gallerie di Palazzo Zevallos Stigliano
Tucked inside this beautifully restored palazzo,...
Castles / Palaces Naples
 
Gesù Nuovo
A stunning architectural contrast to the plain...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Madre
With 8,000 square meters (86,111 square feet) of...
Museums / Galleries Naples
 
Monumento Nazionale dei Girolamini
Il Girolamini is another name for the Oratorians,...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Museo Archeologico Nazionale
Those who know and love this legendary...
Museums / Galleries Naples
 
Museo Cappella Sansevero
The dazzling funerary chapel of the Sangro di...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Museo di Capodimonte
The grandiose 18th-century Neoclassical Bourbon...
Museums / Galleries Naples
 
Museo Diego Aragona Pignatelli Cortes
Set behind what, except for the palm trees,...
Museums / Galleries Naples
 
Museo Diocesano Napoli
Instantly recognizable by the fresco of the...
Architectural Sites Naples
 
Napoli Sotterranea
Fascinating two-hour tours of a portion of...
Architectural Sites Naples
 
Orto Botanico
Founded in 1807 by Joseph Bonaparte and Prince...
Gardens / Arboretums Naples
 
Palazzo delle Arti di Napoli
Occupying the enormous Palazzo Rocella, PAN, as...
Museums / Galleries Naples
 
Palazzo dello Spagnolo
Built in 1738 for the Neapolitan aristocrat...
Houses / Mansions Naples
 
Palazzo Reale
A leading Naples showpiece created as an...
Castles / Palaces Naples
 
Parco Vergiliano a Piedigrotta
An undervisited sight in western Naples, the...
Parks Naples
 
Piazza Plebiscito
After spending time as a parking lot, this square...
Squares Naples
 
Pio Monte della Misericordia
One of Spaccanapoli's defining sites, this...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Pizzofalcone
In the 7th century BC, Pizzofalcone was Naples....
Neighborhoods / Streets Naples
 
Porta Capuana
Its elegance heightened by the spruced-up...
Architectural Sites Naples
 
Sacro Cappella di Diego Maradona
By Pop Art standards this homemade shrine to...
Local Interest–Sight Naples
 
San Domenico Maggiore
One of Spaccanapoli's largest churches, this...
Religious Sites Naples
 
San Francesco di Paola
Modeled after Rome's Pantheon, this circular...
Archaeological Sites Naples
 
San Giovanni a Carbonara
An engaging complex of Renaissance architecture...
Religious Sites Naples
 
San Giuseppe dei Ruffi
On most mornings around 7:30 Sacramentine...
Religious Sites Naples
 
San Gregorio Armeno
This convent is one of the oldest and most...
Religious Sites Naples
 
San Lorenzo Maggiore
One of the grandest medieval churches of the...
Religious Sites Naples
 
San Paolo Maggiore
Like the nearby Santi Apostoli, this church was...
Religious Sites Naples
 
San Severo al Pendino
Erected in the 16th century atop a previous...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Sant'Angelo a Nilo
Amid this church's graceful interior can be found...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Sant'Anna dei Lombardi
Long favored by the Aragonese kings, this church,...
Architectural Sites Naples
 
Santa Brigida
The Lucchesi fathers built this church around...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Santa Caterina a Formiello
After a complete makeover in 2008, this church is...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Santa Chiara
Offering a stark and telling contrast to the...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Santa Maria degli Angeli a Pizzofalcone
In 1590 the princess of Sulmona, Costanza Doria...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Santi Apostoli
This baroque church in a basic Latin-cross style...
Religious Sites Naples
 
Teatro San Carlo
La Scala in Milan is the famous one, but San...
Arts / Performance Venues Naples
 
Villa Floridiana
Now a chiefly residential neighborhood, the...
Neighborhoods / Streets Naples

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