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Museum closed until the 15th of January 2021 for the containment of the epidemiological emergency by Covid-19 (DPCM 3th Dicember 2020)
The Royal Park Real Bosco di Capodimonte is open from Monday to Friday

– € 10 full price
– € 2 reduced for visitors aged between 18 and 25 years and on Friday from 7.30 pm to 21.30 pm
– visitors under 18
– artecard holders
The ticket is valid all day with unlimited exit and re-entry until closing time.

The Museo di Capodimonte is open every day except on Wednesday from 8.30 am to 7.30 pm.
Last admission to the museum is at 6.30 pm. The galleries begin to close from 7 pm.
On Friday opening from 8.30 am to 10.30 pm (last admission at 9.30 pm)
The Museo di Capodimonte is closed: every Wednesday, the 1st of January and 25th of December.
On 24th of December and on the 31th, the museum will be opened to the public during the following hours: 8.30am-2pm.
The ticket office will close one hour before the closure.

First floor (8.30 am – 7.30 pm / Friday 8.30 am – 10.30 pm)
Farnese Gallery, the Gallery of curiosities, the Gallery of porcelains, the Farnese and Bourbons Armoury and temporary exhibitions on the same floor
Second and third floor (9.30 am – 5.00 pm / Friday 9.30 – 5.00 pm and 7.30 pm – 10.30 pm)
(Neapolitan Gallery from the 13th century to Baroque, the contemporary art collection and temporary exhibitions on the same floor)
Closed on Wednesday
We remind you that the entrance ticket allows you to go in and out of the museum as much as you want during the day.

Please note that galleries may occasionally be closed

The 19th collection on the third floor, the Mimmo Jodice PhotoGallery and the Mele Collection are accessible by reservation only (preferably on Sunday morning, except the first Sunday of every month), by email at the following address:

The Gabinetto dei Disegni e delle Stampe is accessible by reservation only (from Monday to Friday from 9.30 am. to 1.30 pm.) by email at the following address:
The 19th century galleries (intermediate floor) open on Sunday morning from 10.00 am to 2.00 pm, except for the free-entry first sunday of each month, by reservation only by email at the following address:

The Borgia Collection is accessible only by prior reservation. For study and research please contact

Reservations and guided tours:

Individuals or groups (max 25), schools (max 25):
848 800 288
+39 06 399 67 050 (mobile phone or abroad)
Numbers available Monday to Friday from 9.00 am to 1.00 pm and from 2.00 pm to 5.00 pm. Saturday from 9.00 am to 2.00 pm.

Tickets reservation and entry shifts:
individuals: € 2.00
groups: € 20.00 (min. 12 – max 25)
schools: € 5.00 (min. 12 – max 25)

To guarantee the protection of the works of art and to give to everyone the opportunity of a full enjoyment of the visit to the museum, and given the large crowds of visitors, in the special days of free admission and the first Sunday of every month the access to organized groups of visit is not recommanded

Teaching and guided tours for groups by Progetto Museo

The card to visit places of art and culture in Naples and in Campania and to travel with public transport of the Unicocampania consortium with benefits and reductions is available here


take Tangential Route, Capodimonte exit

Line 1 of the subway, Museum stop; then continue on the bus*
Line 2 of the subway, Piazza Cavour stop; then continue on the bus*

Bus*: stop in Piazza Museo (next to the National Archaeological Museum), lines:
3M (stop Porta Piccola, Via Miano);
168 and 178 (stop Porta Piccola, Via Miano);
C63 (stop Porta Grande, via Capodimonte);
R4 (stop Viale Colli Aminei, far about 200 metres from Porta Piccola)

It’s possible to purchase bus/subway tickets at a newsstand, tobacconists or at the vending machines in the subway stations.

The Museo di Capodimonte is also one of the stops of the Citysightseeing bus  line A
The City Sightseeing Line A buses stop at Porta Piccola

By bus or taxi use the Porta Grande Stop, Via Capodimonte.


The Museum of Capodimonte collaborates with other museums and cultural institutions, nationally and internationally, to the realization of art exhibitions. The lending of artworks and exchange relationships between institutions increase the value of the museum and provide a platform through which is possible to attract the interest and support for projects and initiatives, helping to raise awareness in the world of the Museum of Capodimonte as a notable center for visual arts, with a prestigious permanent collection.
To enhance the experience of visiting the Museum, we invite you therefore to read the list of the objects on loan, to check in advance if the artwork to which you are particularly interested in is out for exhibitions.
The list takes into account both those artworks usually included throughout the exhibition and the artworks in storage.
Additionally, the dates indicated refer to the duration of various exhibitions, not including the necessary time required for preparation, transport and mounting of the objects from and to the Museum of Capodimonte.
For further information:


The Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte has elaborated a simplified procedure concerning the requests for a fair use of the pictures related to the Museum’s properties and works of art.
Taking pictures of the State’s properties legally require an authorisation from the Museo di Capodimonte. Apart from a strictly personal use of the pictures – for personal enjoyment or study – the use and possession of pictures require the payment of a charge.
For further information click here


The Real Bosco di Capodimonte covers 134 hectares of gardens and woods overlooking the city and bay of Naples. It is no longer merely a hunting ground, but a pleasure garden with elegant paths and avenues designed to delight the visitor.
Thanks to the climate and centuries of careful planting by distinguished botanists, the park contains many rare and exotic specimens.You will see camphor trees and camelias from Asia, magnolias and cypresses from the Americas and eucalyptus from Australia.
Within the Park there are a further 16 historic buildings including residences, lodges, churches as well as fountains, statues, orchards and woods.

Opening times
in October, February and March:
open from 7.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.
in November, December and January:
open from 7.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
in April, May, June, July, August and September:
open from 7.00 a.m. to 7.30 p.m.
We kindly inform you that the Royal Park of Capodimonte will be closed on Easter Monday in order to conserve the grounds.

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