"Castel Capuano & Porta Capuana" Capuano Castle Tip by Willettsworld
Capuano Castle, Naples: 4 reviews and 7 photos
Begun by Norman King William I in the 12th century and completed by Frederick II, Castel Capuano was a royal palace until 1540 when it became the Court of Justice. Today it functions as a courthouse.
Nearby stands the defensive gate, Porta Capuana which is a rare sculpture in the Florentine-Renaissance manner. It was created by Giuliano da Maiano and later finished, in 1490, by Luca Fancelli.
Address: Piazza Enrico de Nicola
Phone: +39 081 79572400
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