5Cappella Sansevero

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In 79 AD, a volcano on Mount Vesuvius destroyed the inhabitant of a small town called Pompeii. Since then, Naples has remained an important part of world history and culture. Naples has several quality museums with interesting exhibition waiting for visitors to discover. Here are the best for you to consider when you visit. This ornate chapel located in the historic center of Naples is one of the best the city has to offer. Dating as far back as 1590, it is home to exhibitions by top Italian artists, especially the once that were popular during the 18th century. Cappella Sansevero is filled with several impressive statues that will take your breath away. One of the most popular artworks in the museum is Veiled Christ, made in 1753 by Giuseppe Sanmartino. It depicts Jesus Christ covered by sheer veil while his body lay dead in the tomb. Click the next ARROW to see the next photo!

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