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Castello Svevo & Museo Archeologico Vagliasindi

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Address: Via Castello 1, 95036 Randazzo, Sicily, Italy
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+39 095 799 0064
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Small but very interesting museum which initially was a jail

The building itself is very typical of the area, The castle was used as a prison between XVII secolo e il 1973. During second world war it was bombarded. The museum presently... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 August 2015
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2015

The building itself is very typical of the area, The castle was used as a prison between XVII secolo e il 1973. During second world war it was bombarded. The museum presently holds pieces dating back VI-IV secolo a.C, from the collection of Paolo Vagliasindi. Its a must for those who love history

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2015

Although the museum is small compared to other museums, it still houses some interesting architectural exhibits. The guide was extremely informative and very helpful.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2013

We were on our way around the Circumetnea railway and had an hour and a half in Randazzo. This museum which is in an old castle had been recommended to us and it was well worth the half mile walk from the station. The signage from the station is poor but we were fortunate to find a helpful local whose... More 

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