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Corso Vittorio Emanuele, Noto, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth seeing 100% Barroque architecture from the 18th century. Very small city, lots of little restaurants, coffeehouses, a few small hotels. I just drove there from Palermo it was a roughly 3 hours. The drive is fabulous and you can see Mt. Etna.

Thank Carla Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Palazzo Ducezio is the Town Hall which stands opposite the cathedral. Built by architect Vincenzo Sinatra in 1746, (from info plaque), it was completed in 1830. The upper floor was built by architect Francesco La Grassa in the 1950’s. Very grand looking building with semi...More

Thank KTGP
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Beautiful but we felt even the €2 per person visit was a rip off. That only buys you access to the room of mirrors; which is a disappointment as it has two medium size mirrors and 7 small ones with small lights. We were told...More

Thank Claudio S
Reviewed 13 May 2018

This is a very nice building as to its architecture. Like most buildings reconstructed after the earthquake that destroyed the town of Noto, it is Baroque style. However, to visit it inside, one has to pay. That may be because there are exhibitions going on...More

Thank Mosania5537
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The palazzo is beautiful, you can visit the hall of mirrors, two euros for two minutes of tourism, alternatively 4 euros and you can visit two other attractions as well.

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

The palace is nice, not exceptional but well-worth a visit. What was worth the 4/5 mark for me though was the staff, namely Francesco, who was extremely knowledgable and enthusiastic and fully answered a lot of quite detailed questions on the wide history of Noto...More

Thank Matteo B
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Located beautifully opposite the majestic Cathedral , the building of Palazzo Ducezio started in the mid 18th Cent. and completed in the early 19th Cent. , the second floor was built in the early 20th Cent. . Nowadays it serves as City Hall .

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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We only saw the hall of mirrors and it has only 2 big mirrors opposite each other you can 'see' yourself many times, but at an angle.

Thank Leo V
Reviewed 30 October 2016

You will only see one room of the Ducal Palace but it's astonishing richly decorated in the Baroque style. The ceiling defines the term "Trompe L'Oeil" I nice visit which triggered much discussion with other visitors.

Thank Stevev98
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Palazzo Ducezio is situated on the principal street of Noto - Via Vittorio Emanuelle. Now here is the city hall of Noto. The baroque building designed by Vincenzo Sinatra approx. 300 years ago is beautiful and impressive. Ducezio (Ducetius) was a king of local Sicels...More

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