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Church of Santa Chiara, Naples

Church of Santa Chiara - Naples, Italy
Church of Santa Chiara
Via Benedetto Croce, Naples, Italy 80134Map
Complesso Monumentale di Santa Chiara
+39 081 797 1256/+39 081 558 3298 /+39 081 552 1597
Neighborhood: San Giuseppe
Overview

The church of Santa Chiara was built between 1310 and 1328. The original design of the church's interior was completely transformed by Domenico Antonio Vaccaro between 1742 and 1747 and the entire Gothic structure was covered by magnificent Baroque ornaments. The Baroque look remained until it was heavily damaged during the Second World War. Now fully restored it is open to the public for tours and services.

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Church of Santa Chiara General Information
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks, Religious
  • Nearest Train: Dante
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