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Address: Vomero, Naples, Italy
Phone Number: +39 081 578 1776
08:30 - 14:00
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Mon 08:30 - 14:00
Wed - Sat 08:30 - 14:00

Built between 1817 and 1819, this neoclassical villa overlooks scenic Bay...

Built between 1817 and 1819, this neoclassical villa overlooks scenic Bay of Naples and Capri, and contains the National Ceramics Museum, a collection of European and Oriental porcelain and majolica.


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Museum of porcelain

This museum is housed in a large park and is easily reached from the Vanvitelli Metro station. There is a collection of porcelain including pottery from China and Japan but there... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 October 2016
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The park is beautiful, with paths and benches. The area in front of the villa is (or at least was this morning) filled with toddlers and their mothers, grandmothers and nannies. We enjoyed watching the show for quite a while. Then went into the villa itself, which is two things in one -- a wonderful house, with beautiful ceilings and... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This museum is housed in a large park and is easily reached from the Vanvitelli Metro station. There is a collection of porcelain including pottery from China and Japan but there is not much information in English. There is a cafe in the garden and some amazing views from the terrace.

Thank Bilbotraveller
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

This villa houses amongst other things a large and varied collection of ceramics from Europe and Asia. There are also lovely gardens, providing an oasis of calm to escape the bustle of Naples. Particularly spectacular is the Panorama over the bay. The gardens are free of charge.

Thank nigelsuenos
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

This was nice place to visit to escape the heat of the day. Pretty gardens, although some work being undertaken so some paths closed off. Also, I visited on a Tuesday when the ceramics museum was closed so would choose a different day in future. Overall, a nice place in a good area of naples with access to some good... More 

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Levice, Slovakia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Naples in the summer is very hot so we had taken to the park Parco di Villa Floridiana . to our surprise, they got to the point where it is beautiful to panoráma.you can see half of an unforgettable city ,

2 Thank amestein
Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

Lovely gardens,we went on the funicular railway and had a walk round Vomero which is a lovely area,the view is spectacular ,well worth a detour

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London, United Kingdom
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146 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016

…..in a beautiful, well-maintained building, with clean and well-lit cases, excellent labelling but above all a tremendous collection. Varied, comprehensive and of the highest quality, the displays of the major Italian manufactories are complimented by rare pieces from the minor ones and outstanding groups of French and German ceramics, including several unique pieces. Room after room of treasures, rarities and... More 

2 Thank Mike H
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

This is a small garden in a beautiful area of the city-much smaller than expected and containing nothing much of interest other than some fabulous tall trees. Some interesting looking areas are cordoned off so you can't go anywhere other than the main walkway through the middle of the park. We couldn't find the viewpoint out to sea. Glad it... More 

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Athens, Greece
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

Go up there using the funicular, it is very easy and pleasant, only 1 euro of charge. Walk right down the road and you reach the entrance. The PARC is full of locals, taking walks. Beautiful place but to a great extend it is closed to the public by fences that look to have been there for ages. We did... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

I went here last year and it was fantastic. Visited today to find the museum and most of the park closed off!! Annoyingly there is nothing about this on the website, which I checked last night. A wasted trip to Vomero.....

1 Thank Sandie V

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