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Piazza Duomo, 95024, Acireale, Sicily, Italy
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All reviews piazza duomo nice building beautiful cathedral wedding town maria floor bell interior paintings saturday
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

The setting of the cathedral is lovely, and the baroque facade typical of many Sicilian towns. But the interior is absolutey wonderful - especially the marble floor, with a most unusual and charming meridian set into it. Take the time to visit, you wont regret...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nan T
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Good people watching activity. Guests gather outside the main door and then drive around the town. Loud music and good atmosphere.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 31 July 2018

It is a really nice building although we were not allowed to get into because my daughter was wearing shorts so take care of the clothes you wear if you want to visit the inside

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gema D
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Beautiful fasade of an old chathedral in this nice baroque town. Did not go inside. But hered the bell ringings at the B&B we stayed at...

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MariaEngblom
Reviewed 13 October 2017

A beautiful interior awaits you here. Be prepared to stay awhile in order to be able to appreciate this.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Susan D
Reviewed 11 October 2017

If like us you visit by car, make sure you buy at the bar-tabacchi store parking permits by the hour, then you can enjoy the different historical sites, cafés, restaurants and bars in the historic center. A necessary stop is Piazza Duomo and a visit...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Joseph G
Reviewed 28 May 2017

While discovering Piazza Duomo in Acireale , standing with your back to Via Ruggero Settimo and Via Cavour , the whole square is in front of you - the massive beautiful building to your left (behind the trees) is in fact The Duomo (Parrocchia Maria...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank saul g
Reviewed 28 May 2017

One of the two beautiful churches on Piazza Duomo in Acireale . Very big and impressive structure . If you visit/enter during noon time , you have to get used to the darkness inside . Don't miss .

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank saul g
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Acireale is fabulous and this cathedral is really worth visiting. We were there on a Saturday, so all dressed up for a wedding, we sat in the square and watched very glamorous guests arriving.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Basia1947
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Lots of festivities going on outside, but it was nice to step inside and see the church. Beautifully decorated and tranquil.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank n0nameg
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