Destined to house porcelain production, the Reggia di Capodimonte building was constructed in the large grounds by Ferdinando ... More
Capodimonte National Museum
Destined to house porcelain production, the Reggia di Capodimonte building was constructed in the large grounds by Ferdinando Fuga in 1743. The porcelain drawing room belonging to Queen Amalia of Saxony was established in 1759. Today, the many rooms display collections of porcelain and china from the Real Fabbrica di Capodimonte, collections of coins and weapons, medieval armor, and Flemish tapestries. The Picture Gallery includes works by the best known painters from Naples, Italy and abroad-Masaccio, Simone Martini, Masolino, Botticelli, Raffaello, Bellini, Tiziano, Caravaggio, Reni, Schedoni, Cavallino, Preti, Giordano, Witz, Breughel, El Grec and Goya.
When Vesuvius erupted on 24 August A.D. 79, it engulfed the two flourishing Roman towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum, as
well as the many wealthy villas in the area. These have been progressively excavated and made accessible to the ...
Experience the lifestyle and history of Naples and the Amalfi coast with this guided tour. Starting in Naples, you will
explore Mt. Vesuvius and the incredibly preserved city of Herculaneum. Then, enjoy the relaxing nature of the island of ...
The first four stars in the historical centre established in December 2001 and Hhoused in a noble palace of the
XVII C., with an elegant interior provided of the most modern equipments. The Structure has been planned in respect ...
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