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...

Architecture

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, 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.

Historical building

Palazzo del Vermexio (Municipio)

Piazza Duomo, 4, Siracusa

Also known as Palace of Senate (1629-1633) it was commissioned by the city government to architect Giovanni Vermexio and is still home to the offices of Mayor...

Historical building

Palazzo Beneventano del Bosco

Piazza Duomo, 24, Siracusa

It is considered one of the most beautiful buildings in the city. Before being bought by Beneventano del Bosco family, in the fifteenth century it belonged to Arezzo...

Monument

Fonte Aretusa

Lungomare Alfeo, 13, Siracusa

It is one of the most beautiful monuments of Syracuse, on the island of Ortigia, the oldest part of the city, a meeting place between reality and legend: Arethusa...

Point of interest

Piazza Archimede

Piazza Archimede, 7, Siracusa

Square surrounded by buildings and notable streets. At its center the Fountain of Diana, on the side cafe and shops.

Religious building

Chiesa di Santa Lucia alla Badia

Via Pompeo Picherali, 4, Siracusa

Originally was site of a monastery of the fifteenth century, completely destroyed by the earthquake of 1693. The reconstruction is due to Cistercian nuns, between...

Historical building

Palazzo Borgia del Casale

Via Pompeo Picherali, 10 , Siracusa

Palace was built by a descendant of Borgia and Impellizzeri familes. The facade has changed compared to the original project, as result of reconstruction work...

Archaeological Area

Grotta del Ninfeo

Viale Giulio Emanuele Rizzo, 34, Siracusa

Artificial cave carved into the rock of Temenite hill, at Neapolis Archaeological Park. At the entrance they were placed statues dedicated to Muses. The fountain is...

Religious building

Chiesa di San Martino

Via San Martino, 3, Siracusa

St. Martin is the oldest church built after the advent of Christianity in Syracuse. The apse and the columns that surround it are around sixth century AC. The...

Historical building

Palazzo Bonanno

Via della Maestranza, 33, Siracusa

Elegant Baroque palace, now home to Tourism of the Autonomous Province of Syracuse.