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Start of the pizzas

This Basilica is next to the university. Another ornate church with amazing frescoes and stunning... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Wigan, United Kingdom
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Nice Basilica in Perfect environment

The church is really beautiful and ja located in a beautiful environment with plenty of bars and... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2018
Nuremberg, Germany
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Via Etnea 3, 95121 Catania, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

This Basilica is next to the university. Another ornate church with amazing frescoes and stunning interior.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank IAN D
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

The church is really beautiful and ja located in a beautiful environment with plenty of bars and Shopping possibilities around. Nevertheless it is a Calm and relaxing place.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank verenasc
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Basilica Collegiata is one of the most beautiful places you can find in Catania. If you can, go in Saturday night, when you can find people singing. This amazing church should not be missed.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank denizozsan
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Absolutely beautiful church well worth a visit. We hit on lucky as there was a very splendid wedding taking place the day we visited.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Johnlobster
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

I stopped and looked at the facade of this church whilst wondering around Catania, beautiful if you like that sort of thing.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank fearthemac
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This church cannot be missed as your stroll along the central spine of the city, via Etnea, and should not be missed, as it is a beatiful Baroque piece. We happened to stroll by during the end of a wedding ceremony, which only added flavor...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Giorgio G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

Catania itself was a revelation to me, having never heard of it before our Cruise ship docked there. It is full of beautiful architecture including the Basilica which occupies a great position and boasts a beautiful interior in Sicilian Baroque style. The city itself has...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Philip B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This church is a beautiful exampleof Sicilian Baroque architecture. Built in the early18th cent. , disigned by Angelo Italia , facade disigned by Stefano Ittar . Inside , amazingvaults and dome frescoes by Gioseppe Sciuti . Don't miss , you may get lucky and see...More

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

Unlike the Duomo, this church is in flamboyant Sicilian Baroque style in its interior decoration, as well as outside. Some eye-catching colourful ceiling paintings, a beautifully carved marble font and a lovely white wooden statue of the Madonna which is perfectly lit to emphasis its...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Barzini
Reviewed 18 April 2017

there are alot of churches in sicily and this one is a special onel the interior is beautiful and well worth the stop.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank drudol
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