When Ferdinand Acton, a minister at the court of King Ferdinand IV (1759–1825), asked Pietro Valente to design Villa Pignatelli in 1826,...
Dating to 1872, the Stazione Zoologica contains some 200 species of sea life fished out of the Bay of Naples.
Museo Nazionale della Ceramica Duca di Martina
The National Museum of Cermaics houses a beautiful, 6000-piece collection, with priceless Chinese Ming (1368–1644) ceramics and Japanese...
La Trattoria dell’Oca
Refined yet relaxed, this softly lit trattoria celebrates beautifully cooked classics, which may include gnocchi al ragù or a superb...
Via Palasciano 30 · interesting places nearby
Don’t be fooled by the humble front on a forlorn street: Dora’s is one of Naples’ finest fish restaurants. Surrounded by breezy blue-and-white tiles and marine memorabilia, you can dive into juicy chargrilled prawns and a crisp frittura di pesce (fried fish) as the veteran owner breaks into song. Reservations are essential.