Private tour of Capodimonte Museum in Naples
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Private tour of Capodimonte Museum in Naples

2 h
Walking Tours
Private
difficulty Very easy
Walking
Wheelchair Not Accessible
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Private tour of Capodimonte Museum in Naples

Visit the Capodimonte Museum in Naples. Admire the most beautiful and valuable pieces from the Farnese and Borbone Collection as “Christ’s Flagellation” of Caravaggio or “Paolo III” of Tiziano.

highlights: 
Visit the Capodimonte Museum in Naples
Admire the Farnese and Borbone Collection, the largest and most important of Southern Italy
Visit the Museum that is spread over three floors, with over 150 rooms
Admire the paintings and art objects from the XIII to XX century
Main attractions: the masterworks of Caravaggio (Christ’s Flagellation), Tiziano, Masaccio and others
Description: 

With this private tour you will visit the Capodimonte Museum, located in the Palace of Capodimonte, a Bourbon palace in Naples. You will admire the masterworks of the greatest Italian artists, like Caravaggio, Tiziano and others.

Admire the Royal Palace of Capodimonte

Visit the Capodimonte Museum, located in the Royal Palace of Capodimonte in Naples. The Royal Palace was built by Carlo III of Borbone, in the vicinity of the wood where the king had decided to build a big enclosure. The works lasted nearly a century, and began in 1738 under the direction of the military engineer Giovanni Antonio Median, aimed from the outset to accommodate the huge collection of art that King Carlo had inherited from his mother Elisabetta Farnese.

Visit the Museum

The main sections heritage sites within the National Galleries of Capodimonte are the Farnese and Borbone Collection, the largest and most important collection of art of Southern Italy. At the beginning '500, the Pope Paolo III, born Alessandro Farnese (1468-1549), was one of the greatest collectors of art objects and antiques, and when Carlo Bourbon, his descendant of his mother's side, became King of Naples decided to transfer the entire collection in the capital of the new kingdom. It was the largest movement of art around the XVIIth century. The Museum is spread over three floors, with over 150 rooms containing paintings and objets d'art from the XIII to XX century.

Admire the paintings and art objects from the XIII to XX century 

The Capodimonte Museum, one of the most prestigious and rich in the panorama of Italian and European museums, is characterized by an articulated path, developed on three floors of the palace. Main attractions: the masterworks of Caravaggio the “Flagellazione di Cristo”, Simone Martini “San Ludovico di Tolosa”,  Tiziano “Paolo III” , Masaccio “Crocifissione”,  Luca Giordano “Madonna del baldacchino”...

Other tours in Naples

Naples is one of favourite destinations for Italian and foreign tourists who love spending their holidays in cities of artistic interest. The others tours of Naples are the Private tour of the National Archaelogical Museum or the Tour of the Centre of Naples and the Seafront area.

itinerary: 
  • Royal Palace of Capodimonte
  • National Galleries of Capodimonte
included: 
  • Skip-the-line tickets
  • Private 2-hours guided tour 
excluded: 
  • Tips (Optional)
Meeting point: 

Meeting point information and local telephone numbers at your destination are included on your Confirmation Voucher.

Information: 

We suggest to wear comfortable clothes and shoes. 

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability. Once your booking is confirmed we will email you a voucher. This is your ticket and proof of purchase.