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Castel Sant'Elmo, Naples

Castel Sant'Elmo - Naples, Italy
Castel Sant'Elmo
Via Tito Angelini 22, Naples, Italy 80129Map
+39 081 229 4401
Neighborhood: Vomero
Overview

Castel Sant'Elmo has stood witness to the city's major milestones in the history of Naples. Built in 1329 by Charles of AngiĆ², it is shaped like a six-sided star and gives the spectators a fantastic view of the city. Saint Elmo Castle has been restored and now houses the Molaido Library of Art and a videotheque that gives information on all the city monuments. Exhibitions, shows, concerts and even conferences are held in this historical monument. The castle has a 16th century Church of Saint Elmo and the 17th century Chapel of Santa Maria del Pilar. You pay a nominal entry fee.

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Castel Sant'Elmo General Information
  • Open Hours: Thursday to Tuesday from 08:30 AM to 07:30 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Credit Cards Accepted: mastercard, visa
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