Agenzia Campania Turismo

Correale di Terranova Museum

Correale di Terranova Museum

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Address Via Correale, 50
City Sorrento
Phone 081 8781846
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Location Sorrento centre

The most precious and interesting collection of fine arts coming from the many Correale houses in Naples and Sorrento, collected in the “Villa alla Rota, by Alfredo and Pompeo Correale, counts of Terranova. The Correale Museum was opened in May 1924, and its spread over 24 rooms on four floors. The artifacts are divided into sections and  then into chronological order.
This museum has been defined “the most beautiful provincial museum of Italy” visiting  these rooms the visitors are transported into a journey back in time,where paintings from 17th and 18th centuries attributed to Artemisia Gentileschi, Battistello, Caracciolo, Solimena, Van Dyck, Kassel and Belvedere. From the famous Neapolitan school of Posillipo there are  some paintings of southern Italy by Pitloo, Duclère, Gigante and Palizzi.
An excellent porcelain collection from the most important European factories, Meissen, Sevres, Bow, Wien and Capodimonte of course.  Beautiful furniture, rare consoles, precious glass from Murano and Bohemia, rare table clocks recreating a suggestive atmosphere of an aristocratic home.

Museo Correale di Terranova
Museo Correale di Terranova
Museo Correale di Terranova
Museo Correale di Terranova
Museo Correale di Terranova
Museo Correale di Terranova

Opening hours

The museum is open 11, 12, 18 and 19 July from 9:30 to 13:30 From 23 July every day from 9:30 to 13:30 Monday closed
Rates: € 8,00 € 5,00 group rate

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Azienda Autonoma di Soggiorno e Turismo di Sorrento-Sant\'Agnello

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Bluprint Agenzia Campania Turismo - Sede di Sorrento - Sant'Agnello
Registered office: Via Santa Lucia, 81 - 80143 NAPOLI
Headquarters: Via Luigi De Maio, 35 - 80067 SORRENTO
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