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“civic museum”(8 reviews)
Headquarters of the Neapolitan Society of National History.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Via Vittorio Emanuele III, 80133, Naples, Italy
+39 081 795 7722
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If you just go in for the small entrance fee you might be a little disappointed unless you do not expect too much. However, if you take the guided tour you will be much more impressed. I did not have the time, so I did...More

Thank Rami A
Reviewed 1 week ago

The entry fee for this historic building is a slight 6€, but don't be tempted by that. Get your money's worth and go on a guided tour. They are available in various languages, as I recall English, Spanish, obviously Italian. The cost is 20€ and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stumbled upon the castle and decided to go and check it out. Although, we had a choice of three tour guides to choose from, we immediately decided to go with Marco. He was informative, knowledgeable, and interesting. We had a wonderful...More

Thank Travel_couple_40s
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a building that is in active use, and you may find parts of the building closed if in use. When we visited there was a wedding in progress so the Palatine chapel and the Charles V hall were closed (needless to say no...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Only visit if you are passing. 6 euro. Outside and in it is a mess. Little to see and some of it kept hidden by the private guides who skulk around. Little information and no roof/battlement acces that we could find. A Naples disgrace.

Thank f2s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you go here expecting what might be made out of a historic castle in England, you’ll be disappointed. It’s an imposing building with some incredible views across the bay on a nice day ... but that’s about it. There are a couple of art...More

Thank pollydoodler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Castle look great from a distance, but if you go there you will notice that there is a lot of better this kind of building in Europe

Thank Leszek K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I were on a Mediterranean Cruise. At our last stop in Naples we wandered to shore and stumbled upon this landmark. It's very easy to see from the port. We came at the castle from the back and entered from the side....More

Thank warmfrost
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hello Naples. Castel Nuovo, the palace and fortress of King Charles I of Naples/ Great to enjoy this imposing palace on the way into town from the port.

Thank I H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an hour to kill waiting for our ferry to Sorrento today. A few people that worked at the ferry terminal said that this castle had a free entry which made us decide to go. We walked over and the staff said there was...More

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Amanda W
May 2, 2018|
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Response from guycc1 | Reviewed this property |
100 yards from cruise /ferry terminal and entrance is north side of building facing away from terminal
April 19, 2018|
Response from Asiyah Noemi K | Reviewed this property |
In September Castle is usually open. Regards