Sacred Naples

Among hundreds of beautiful churches, monasteries and religious sculpures in Naples (Campania, Italy):

  • Cathedral Santa Maria Assunta / Cattedrale di San Gennaro / Duomo di Napoli / Naples Cathedral – the main church of the city, the seat of the Archbishop of Naples; San Gennaro (Saint Januarius) is Naples’s patron saint,
  • Chiesa del Gesù Nuovo / Gesù Nuovo Church / New Jesus Church – at Piazza of Gesù Nuovo, originally built as a palace (15th century),
  • Monastero di Santa Chiara / Santa Chiara Monastery – at Piazza of Gesù Nuovo,
  • Guglia dell’Immacolata / Spire of the Immaculate Virgin – a plague column from 18th century, in the center of the Piazza of Gesù Nuovo,
  • Chiesa di San Domenico Maggiore,
  • Obelisco Di San Domenico Maggiore / Spire of San Domenico – a plague column from 18th centurywith a statue of St Domenico di Guzman (founder of the Dominican Order), in the square of San Domenico Maggiore,
  • Basilica Reale Pontificia San Francesco da Paola,
  • Chiesa dei Girolamini,
  • San Giovani a Carbonara Church,
  • Complesso monumentale Sant’Anna dei Lombardi,
  • Complesso Monumentale San Lorenzo Maggiore.


Cathedral Santa Maria Assunta, Via Duomo, 147, 80138 Napoli NA, Italy

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Gesù Nuovo Church, Piazza del Gesù Nuovo, 2, 80134 Napoli NA, Italy

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Santa Chiara Monastery, 49/c, Via Santa Chiara, 49/C, 80134 Napoli NA, Italy

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Guglia dell’Immacolata / Spire of the Immaculate Virgin, Piazza Gesù Nuovo, 80134 Napoli NA, Italy

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Chiesa di San Domenico Maggiore, Piazza S. Domenico Maggiore, 8A, 80134 Napoli NA, Italy

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Obelisco Di San Domenico Maggiore / Spire of San Domenico, Piazza S. Domenico Maggiore, 80134 Napoli NA, Italy

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Basilica Reale Pontificia San Francesco da Paola, Piazza del Plebiscito, 80132 Napoli NA, Italy

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Chiesa dei Girolamini, Piazza Gerolomini, 84090 Napoli NA, Italy

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San Giovani a Carbonara Church, Via Carbonara, 4, 80139 Napoli NA, Italy

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Complesso monumentale Sant’Anna dei Lombardi, Piazza Monteoliveto, 80134 Napoli NA, Italy

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Complesso Monumentale San Lorenzo Maggiore, Piazza S. Gaetano, 80138 Napoli NA, Italy

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See also:

Naples

Naples: Santa Chiara complex

Naples’ tradition of presepi


Italy on 40thousandkm

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