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Sanctuary of the Madonna of the Rosary

Piazza Bartolo Longo 1, 80045 Pompeii, Italy
+39 081 857 7111
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Exceptional church

Large and very ornate with beautiful paintings and mosaics. Has a number of side chapels where... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bear H
Williamsburg, Virginia
A Visit to the tower is agreeable

We visited a few minutes before closing time in the evening, but it woudl have been better first... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Godalming, United Kingdom
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Piazza Bartolo Longo 1, 80045 Pompeii, Italy
+39 081 857 7111
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Large and very ornate with beautiful paintings and mosaics. Has a number of side chapels where services are conducted. Large gift shop and other facilities

Thank Bear H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited a few minutes before closing time in the evening, but it woudl have been better first thing, as the sin was setting over the ruins. cheap, and great photos

Thank janeedevlin
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am.not religious but this church was amazing. The architecture is jawdropping, I loved walking round the hallways after being in the church. A service was starting as we arrived so I stayed for a few minutes to take in the atmosphere before leaving. There's...More

Thank Suzy K
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My husband is struggling with some health issues and was given a medal of the Madonna of the Rosary and told the story of the young girl who prayed here and was cured of Epilepsy. On our way to visit Pompeii, we stopped to pray...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

This wasn't on my itinerary but in every city in Italy the main cathedral is very beautiful,vso when I saw it from the station I decided to take a look and it's one of the most beautiful churches I have seen here.A hidden gem.

Thank Nimi V
Reviewed 31 October 2017

A relatively modern but beautiful cathedral build between 1912 to 1925. It sustained damage during the 1980 earthquake and was later renovated during the middle of that decade. The focal point of the exterior is the beautiful "Campanile" or bell tower and the Statue of...More

1  Thank Anthony H
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Well worth popping inside this church in the main square of Pompeii. From the outside it looks pretty daunting & austere but inside it is jaw droppingly beautiful. Every inch is adorned, painted & decorative.

Thank Allyson888
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Loved the church was in total awe of architecture both inside and out. It's a must visit and the artwork can take your breath away.

Thank Joanna C
Reviewed 9 October 2017

We only popped in after seeing a wedding party leave - a real surprise, the mosaics and paintings were beautiful I wouldn't make a separate trip to visit this church but if you come out of Pompeii by the amphitheater exit it's only a short...More

1  Thank barrowboy60
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

We popped into this church after seeing it so highly rated on Trip Adviser. Despite the interior being well decorated, there was really nothing of interest here. We were asked to leave in 5 minutes as we were both wearing shorts...apparently God dislikes seeing knobbly...More

Thank Dave B
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Gerald M
27 September 2015|
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Response from Dustymiller44 | Reviewed this property |
You can take the Circumvesuviana to Pompei Scavi and then either walk 20 minutes into town or you take a taxi from the Circumvesuviana into Pompei town. I think the fare is about 10 Euro but check with the driver before... More
14 January 2015|
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Response from Mangomum2 | Reviewed this property |
Suggestion: contact the church directly? The info is on their web site. I would not hesitate to write in English - many people in the area are very fluent.