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Duomo di Catania

Via Etnea, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 320044
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Catania Private Walking Tour with Option of Food and Wine Tasting
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Via Etnea, 95124 Catania, Sicily, Italy
Centro Catania
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Reviewed 5 days ago

All the cities in Italy of any size have a cathedral. Some better that others. This one is middle of the road as far as the art . It has the vestiges of the Norman architecture of the area. Dont recommend a special trip out...More

Thank Bear H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Its one of 118 churches in the town and mostly rebuilt after various earthquakes. Just one end survives from its norman origin. There are some very interesting painted murals around the alter, the rest is forgettable.

Thank Stuart_Donald
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Impressive Duomo whic has been built and rebuilt several times due to devastation by earthquakes and Mt Etna eruptions of Lava. The last rebuild was done using lava rock. The architecture inside with the huge domes is very nice; and there are many such Duomo's...More

Thank alikarim
Reviewed 3 November 2017

A lovely place to visit when in Catania. A great old building in the square with plenty of activities going on.

Thank Johnlobster
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

this was an impressive building as are all the buildings in the piazza well worth a visit along with the museums and other architectural delights on offer

Thank Tripmonkey00
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit if in Catania. Both the interior and exterior are stunning architecture examples. Not sure what else to add really . . . . . .

Thank RealHoltyboy
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting strolling around older Catania. Lots of restaurants and activities on and around the square. An old fashioned dancing class was being conducted by the central fountain as we walked by back to the car after dinner. Quite charming and gentle in this usually quite...More

Thank EnglandMichaelJ
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This Cathedral is huge, and looks very plain from the outside. At night it is illuminated; the plaza around it is where people gather.

Thank simivalley1699
Reviewed 15 October 2017

The use of black lava for the entire interior makes this cathedral unique. It gets a very dark, sober mood, especially if the sun is not shining.

Thank Daydreamer58
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Glad to be here on the last day of St. Agatha festival. You can see a lot of people filling the streets and bazaars full of Itallian local foods and tastes. And the church is huge and great!

Thank Alperen B
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