Guided tour

Naples: National Archaeological Museum of Naples Guided Tour

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Activity provider: Askos S.r.l.

Naples: National Archaeological Museum of Naples Guided Tour

Activity provider: Askos S.r.l.

From US$ 51.63 per person

Explore the National Archaeological Museum of Naples with skip-the-line entry on a guided walking tour. See the Farnese collection and admire ancient frescoes and mosaics from Pompeii and Herculaneum.

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Duration 2 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
Italian, English


  • Go back in time as you enter a world of archaeological and artistic antiquities
  • Tour the National Archaeological Museum's gallery of Greek and Roman artifacts
  • See the Farnese collection, known to be the world's best classical sculptures
  • Witness mosaics that survived the eruption of the nearby Mount Vesuvius in 79 AD
  • Wander in corridors adorned with busts of Roman and Greek gods and luminaries
Full description

See the best of the Archeological Museum of Naples in the company of a guide on a walking tour. With skip-the-line entrance privileges, make the most of your time. Admire the art and artifacts from Pompeii, Herculaneum, and more up close.

Start the tour at the museum's ticket office and be led by a professional guide and archaeologist. Cruise past the long waiting lines with your skip-the-line entry tickets.

Discover the hidden treasures of one of the oldest and richest museums in the world. See the Farnese collection with ancient statues of Hercules, the 2 Tyrannicides (tyrant slayers), the majestic group of Toro Farnese, Greek gods, and Roman emperors.

Get up close to some of the best-preserved frescoes and mosaics from nearby Pompeii and Herculaneum. Walk in the gallery's wings to admire the Roman collection with artifacts that survived the Mount Vesuvius eruption in 79 AD.

Be inspired by the finest masterpieces of classical art along with artifacts, coins, and wall paintings from throughout ancient history, learning about their origins from your guide.

  • Archaeologist guide
  • Skip-the-line entrance to the National Archaeological Museum of Naples
  • Walking tour
  • Transportation
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Meet your guide outside the main entrance of the National Archaeological Museum of Naples ticket office. The guide will be holding a sign with "ASKOS TOURS" written on it.

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Important information

Not allowed

  • Oversize luggage
  • Baby strollers
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Non-folding wheelchairs
  • Electric wheelchairs
Customer reviews

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4.9 /5

based on 20 reviews

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Well worth getting a tour as you would miss out on things.

November 21, 2022

Very interesting experience. Francesco, our guide, extremely knowledgeable and passionate about his work, involved us with explanations and anecdotes making the visit to the museum pleasant even for our 12 year old daughter. Highly recommended! Thank you

October 31, 2022

Carlo, the guide, was very professional, personable and helpful I recommend this visit

October 20, 2022

Product ID: 415352