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Museo Civico al Carcere Borbonico

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Amazing building!

This is an amazing building and is a must visit if you are in Caltagirone. The entrance is free of... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
Maurizio M
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Europe
Former prison

This was formerly a prison but is most attractive inside. There are many beautiful paintings by... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2016
Betula103
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Australia
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12 Jun 2018
“Bizarre local museum”
29 Dec 2016
“Amazing building!”
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Via Roma 10, 95041, Caltagirone, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 12 June 2018 via mobile

This museum is in a former prison near the town’s main square. We walked in and were immediately greeted by a woman who spoke only Italian and told us she could give us a tour. We thought at first she was trying to sell us...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2016

This is an amazing building and is a must visit if you are in Caltagirone. The entrance is free of charge but unfortunately I was told by an attendant that pictures cannot be taken. The museum has a lot of interesting paintings in need of...More

Thank Maurizio M
Reviewed 4 January 2016

This was formerly a prison but is most attractive inside. There are many beautiful paintings by various artists from differing periods

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