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Bourbon Tunnel wheelchair accessible tours, is one of the most fascinating and evocative routes of the Naples Underground circuit in the city.
In fact, this fantastic architectural work stood exactly under the Pizzofalcone Hill.
It was the first Greek settlements from which Naples was born.
Being in this place, which has collected testimonies from many historical periods.
Naples represents, among other things, the beginning of its history, is a special feeling.
The Bourbon Tunnel is a military route designed by Enrico Alvino in 1853 by order of King Ferdinand II.
The tunnel was built to connect Largo di Palazzo ( today’s Piazza del Plebiscito ) with the port area through Monte Echia.
Allow the troops to quickly defend the Royal Palace in case of need and, for the sovereign, to escape from it and reach the sea in a short time.
On May 25, 1855, the Bourbon Tunnel was inaugurated.
After the passage of Ferdinand II of Bourbon, it remained open to the public for only 3 days.
The gallery closed permanently for economic reasons and for the decline of the Bourbons with the arrival of the unification of Italy.
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Touring Bourbon Tunnel
During the war period, between 1939 and 1945, the Bourbon Tunnel was used as an air-raid shelter for thousands of Neapolitans.
Later, until the 1970s, as a Municipal Judicial Depot, where everything that had been extracted from the rubble in following the bombings.
In addition to the material recovered from collapses, evictions and seizures.
Brought back to light by a group of volunteers, the Bourbon Tunnel can now be visited.
In particular, there are four paths that you can take to discover this little great jewel of the Neapolitan underground, relive its history and emotions.
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