Passion starring in “50 minutes at Capodimonte”

Dettaglio de La Flagellazione di Cristo di Caravaggio

Century altarpiece from Nottingham alabaster of English manufacture, recently restored, the spectacular “Flagellation of Christ”, oil painting on canvas by Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio between 1607 and 1608. Back, after the significant consensus achieved in recent months between tourists and residents, “50 minutes at Capodimonte”, the interesting initiative that offers visitors the museum of Naples, a valid ticket, meetings with industry experts dedicated to the masterpieces should not miss the collections of the National Gallery, recounted in detail in less than an hour. After going to the discovery of Myth and Literature of the Farnese Collection and the Royal Apartments, in search of goodies on former “tenants” of the beautiful Palazzo, from March 30 (13 and 18 hours) to 4 April 2015, except Wednesdays (day closure of the Museum), on the occasion of Holy Week, the captivating journey narrated, special “tour deepening” on the masterpieces of the Royal Palace, this time will focus on the theme of the Passion with a series of free tours, at 11, 13 , 16 and 18, on the second floor of the museum, dedicated to the Gallery of Arts in Naples.