Vietri Ceramics Museum

Museo della Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino
Museo della Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino

The Museum is located within the complex of Villa Guariglia in Raito the hill village of Vietri sul Mare, more specifically within the Tower Belvedere of Villa Guariglia. The Ceramics Museum consists of three main areas: the first includes items related to the spiritual needs of religious and devotional as votive plaques and holy water at home, in the seventeenth century, and the second includes a rich documentation of objects that meet the needs materials, such as crockery for everyday use datable, for the most part, over the nineteenth century, the third shows, through various sections registered, the so-called German period. One side space is intended for a small group of tiles for wall and flooring also includes the remains of churches in the area.

Museo della Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino
Museo della Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino

Period November 1/31 May
Open: Tuesday to Sunday from 9.00 to 15.30. Closed on Mondays.

Period 1 June / October 31
Open: Tuesday to Sunday from 9.00 to 19.00. Closed on Mondays.
Last entry at 18.30

Entry fee: Free admission

Villa Guariglia, Via Nuova Raito – Vietri sul Mare, Tel 089 211 835, Fax 089 210 946

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Museo della Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino
Museo della Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino

Pictures of some of the many shops of Vietri ceramics that you can visit in the old town of Vietri sul Mare:

Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino
Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino
Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino
Ceramica Vietri sul Mare – Photo © De Maio Agostino