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Chiesa di Santa Caterina

Piazza Santa Caterina, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0921 381017
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  • Average21%
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“small church” (8 reviews)
“st catherine” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Piazza Santa Caterina, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
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+39 0921 381017
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a charming church located just off the main square. It looks quite plain from the outside but it is very beautiful inside. A lovey and quiet place to take stock and say a prayer.

Thank Vazbo
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Reviewed 6 December 2017

Just on the town square this small church has a beautiful inside. Worth the time for a short stop. Taormina is the cleanest town in Sicily. With all the foreign dignitaries they keep it clean

Thank Bear H
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

The small church in the center of the city, just opposite Palazzo Corvaja, was built probably in the 17th century. It is dedicated to St Catherine of Alexandria in Egypt and built on the ruins of the Odeon. It is a nice place with interesting...More

1  Thank Borzov
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

St. Catherines Church is in the center of everything. You will walk by it several times so don't forget to go in! Its a peaceful place to stop and pray and rest.

Thank vjcg5
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

The church was beautiful, but the day we visited, we got to see a wedding. The flowers were magnificent!

Thank Lindadal8787
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

The Chiesa di Santa Caterina is a remarkable small church located in the heart of the wonderful village of Taorimina. Its simple and plain exterior appearance belies the intricate and beautiful decorations, fixtures and sculptures to be found inside. We were on our first visit...More

Thank BigHugh51
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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Taormina has many churches, and this one you will see first if you enter through Porta Messina. Cute little church.

Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed 6 July 2017

Stopped by for a peak as the door was open (it wasn't when we arrived). Such a pretty little church.

Thank Kerry_Marsh
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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Just off the main walkway, Corso Umberto, in Taormina centre sits this beautiful small church. You could easily walk by without noticing ,such is the plain facade. Once inside, there are magnificent statues,carvings and paintings.The church was built on the site of an ancient roman...More

Thank Michael I
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

this is a typical sicilian catholic church with everything you woudl expect to find there from the stations of teh cross to the statues and ubiquitous candles, but dont forget to look behind it as that is where you will find the Roman Odeon! a...More

2  Thank Tony B
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