Gesu Nuovo Church, Naples

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Discover the hidden wonders of Gesu Nuovo Church, a 16th-century church. Its somewhat plain exterior belies the interior's grand architecture and art collection. Look for Francesco Solimena's masterpiece painting, "The Expulsion of Heliodorus from the Temple." For some local history, visit the small chapel dedicated to St. Joseph Moscati (1880–1927), a biochemistry teacher at the University of Naples and head physician of the Hospital of the Incurables. You can admire his statue and study the depiction of his medical activities on a triptych sculptured urn. Put Gesu Nuovo Church at the forefront of your travel plans using our Naples day trip tool .
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  • August 16, 2017
    huge church with wonderful frescoes and paintings. In addition, during our visit, repetitions of organ were underway. the visit was therefore more enjoyable
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  • August 15, 2017
    Arranged to met some family in the square where this "church" is located, as we were early I said "May as well look in here,and see if anything interesting in it, as people where going in and out. The...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    Cool the Interior of the Church in Baroque style. Read the story of its façade composed of many small pyramids, each with a sign engraved. Free entrance
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  • I was just walking around the neighbourhood as a tourist and I saw the quirky exterior and decided to get in. I've never used the expression Oh my God in a better way! The interior is just overwhelmingly beautiful, full of amazing details in every little corner. Worth the visit!
  • Simply unbelievable to see this opulent fine artwork all I. Marble from this very unassuming exterior to simply the most awe inspiring interior and free to enter please pay a gratuity at the door well worth it other places would charge easily 5 euros
  • One of the finest architectures in Naples, the Chiesa del Gesù Nuovo is a must see attraction for both tourists and Neapolitans. The entrance is free, and it is also possible to visit a small museum entitled to Saint Giuseppe Moscati which feels pretty folkloric.
  • Interesting facade led me inside. Takes your breath away.
  • Free entry. Amazing interior design.

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