Chiesa dei SS Nicolò e Cataldo
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Chiesa dei SS Nicolò e Cataldo information
The Chiesa dei SS Nicolò e Cataldo, near the main city gate Porta Napoli , was built by the Normans in 1180. It got caught up in the city’s baroque frenzy and was revamped in 1716 by the prolific Cino, who retained the Romanesque rose window and portal.