Museo Storico Castello Nelson


The Castle consists of three main buildings: a Benedictine abbey, the St. Mary's Church, in Arab-Norman style, and the noble residence of the Dukes Nelson-Bridport....

Point of interest

Riserva Naturale Orientata dello Zingaro

Strada Provinciale 63, 54, San Vito Lo Capo, (Trapani)

Zingaro Natural Reserve, west of San Vito Lo Capo Municipality and part of Castellammare Gulf, is one of the very few stretches of Sicilian coast not contaminated by...

Religious building

Cattedrale di Santa Maria Nuova (Duomo di Monreale - Sito UNESCO)

Via Torres, 17, Monreale, (Palermo)

Built starting in 1174 by William II d'Altavilla.  Cathedral is famous for rich Byzantine mosaics that decorate the interior. Since July 2015 it is part of the...

Religious building

Cattedrale della Natività di Maria Santissima (Duomo di Siracusa)

Piazza Duomo, 5, Siracusa

It stands on top of ortigia isle, incorporating what was sacred Temple of Athena, in Doric style. Considered the most important church in Syracuse, it became part...

Point of interest

Piazza Quattro Canti

Piazza Vigliena, Palermo

The "Quattro Canti", Four Corners (or Vigliena Square) is the name of an octagonal square, where the two main roads of Palermo: Via Maqueda and Corso Vittorio...


Percorso Ipogeico di Piazza del Duomo

Piazza Duomo, 14, Siracusa

The underground of Piazza Duomo is an underground route connecting east-west the cathedral square to the walls of the Navy, which is divided into a main gallery, from...

Point of interest

Piazza Duomo

Piazza Duomo, Catania

It is the main town Square. On the north side is the Elephants Palace, namely, the Town Hall. On the other side of the Square are placed the Amenano Fountain, very...

Archaeological Area

Teatro Greco

Via Teatro Greco, 59, Taormina, (Messina)

Greek Theater is the most famous monument of Taormina and the second largest theater in Sicily after Syracuse. Built by Greeks in the third century AC, Theater was...

Point of interest

Piazza Duomo

Piazza Duomo, 5, Siracusa

It is definitely the most famous Square of Syracuse, surrounded by elegant Baroque palaces, Cathedral and the Church of Saint Lucy to the Abbey.

Point of interest

Piazza e Fontana Pretoria

Piazza Pretoria, Palermo

Pretoria Square is located on the edge of the Kalsa district. In 1573, to make way for the monumental fountain purchased by the Senate of Palermo from Luigi from...

Archaeological Area

Terme Achilliane

Piazza Duomo, 1, Catania

Achillian Thermae are underground Thermae dating to the fourth-fifth century of which remains just a small portion visible under Duomo Square. Thermal complex is...