Ancient and contemporary art museum near the hotel
The Museum of Capodimonte lies in the Royal Palace, in the panoramic park of Capodimonte.
The building was built in order to gather the Farnese collection. The Palace was completed in 1840.
The three-storey Palace offers a great variety of artworks, such as Neapolitan art from the 13th to 18th century, modern and contemporary art collections, with artworks by Italian artist Palizzi, Morelli and Warhol, Kounellis, Nitsch.
The ground floor rooms are destined to temporary exhibitions, usually held twice a year.
The museum is open* from 8.30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m. on holidays, from 10.00 a.m. to 5 p.m. on weekdays, on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed* on Wednesdays.
The ticket office closes one hour before closing time.
Tickets cost*: 7.50 Euros (full price) - 3.75 Euros reduced price for 18-25 yrs-old visitors) - free entry for minors and over-65s.
The Museum is part of the "Maggio dei Monumenti" event in Naples and usually has group discounts on offer. The event is held in May and involves all major monuments and tourist sites across the city.
*The information provided are merely a guide. For more detailed and up-to-date information:
Museo di Capodimonte, via Miano 2, 80131 - Naples
Web Museum of Capodimonte