The Treasure of San Gennaro in Naples
The Museum of the Treasure of San Gennaro in Naples is open everyday
The splendid Miter jeweled with 3694 precious stones, the legendary necklace realized in 250 years thanks to the european royals, the emeralds and diamonds cross given by king Umberto I, the golden cup with precious stones given by king Ferdinando IV and the jeweled pyx given by king Ferdinando II. These masterpieces will be finally exposed permanently in the Museum of the Treasure of San Gennaro, along with the other works of art.
This outstanding valuable treasure is considered more precious than the British Crown’s Treasure.
The exhibition, organized by the director Paolo Jorio, is emotionally impressive. It expresses and enhances the Neapolitan ability and artistic mastery which is expressed by gold and silver works of the highest quality. Moreover, it represents the extraordinary history of people’s faith.
This exhibition aims to be a great event for the city.
In fact, the show is called “The Treasure of Naples, the masterpiece of the Museum of San Gennaro for Naples“, and the ticket will be at a reduced price, to promote the city and its amazing treasure, for the whole 2015.
Ticket costs only 5,00 € to allow residents and tourist to admire a great collection of art.
Opening hours: everyday from 9 am to 5:30 pm, sundays and holidays included.
Museum of the Treasure of San Gennaro, Via Duomo 149, Naples.