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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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What a special place for a Sacrament

My son was honored to receive his confirmation here. It was something that took very little pre... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Michael C
Wayne, New Jersey
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Soaring Bell

A quaint place to see with its high tower and lovely pews lined looking the altar made of history... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jun J
New York City, New York
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Piazza Bartolo Longo 1, 80045 Pompeii, Italy
+39 081 857 7111
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My son was honored to receive his confirmation here. It was something that took very little pre work and is a memory that will last a lifetime. What an amazing place and a special memory!

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A quaint place to see with its high tower and lovely pews lined looking the altar made of history thinking how many people touched the watered-marbled like bin then made a sign of the cross- as a respect then utter little praise and prayer, those...More

Thank Jun J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went when it was hot and I was wearing shorts...I could not go inside. It is beautiful from the outside and a nice courtyard out front.

Thank rockinperiwinkle
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The church has an imposing presence in the center of the town along with its bell tower. Inside it is well preserved (unlike the churches I saw in Naples) with some beautiful marble and wonderful painting particularly up in the dome. It is also well...More

Thank Ashfield531
Reviewed 8 June 2017

There is so much life in this church, the chance is big that you can visit a service. And it is absolutely beautiful both architecture and decoration. Remember to put on clothes covering shoulders and knee to respect the church rules or you will bee...More

Thank Frugnus--historiska
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

Must wear top covering shoulders and trousers below knees or you're not let in. Quite dark inside but has a beautifully painted ceiling. Nice little trip if in Pompeii

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 25 May 2017

My mother-in-law had a promise to pay back so we went here so she could give some money for charity. The nuns gave her some books and photos of saints. We didn't get to go in the actual church as I was not dressed properly...More

Thank Ravenhawk39
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We looked in the doorway at this magnificent Church as there was a service being held and it was packed with people. The paintings on the ceilings were incredible. A real must see! At night it is lit up and looks incredible!

Thank Kat G
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Though not many people that visit the Pompeii ruins visit, they don't don't know what they are missing! The Shrine of the Blessed Virgin of the Rosary is not to be missed. The interior is something wonderful... and I've visited dozens of churches and cathedrals...More

Thank Nalini_1
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing. We first entered one evening whilst mass was taking place, as long as you're quite this is permitted. Our second visit was during the day & we got to see so much more of this beautiful church. The beauty of it all is just...More

1  Thank Elizabeth S
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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.