Chiesa di Santa Maria dei Greci
This lovely small church stands on the site of a 5th-century Doric temple dedicated to Athena. Inside are some badly damaged Byzantine...
The city's magnificent and striking 11th-century cathedral has been much altered over the centuries. It boasts a wonderful Norman...
Monastero di Santo Spirito
At the top of a set of steps off Via Atenea, this convent was founded by Cistercian nuns around 1290. A handsome Gothic portal leads...
Since 1948, this simple cafe has been a local favourite for its delicious almond milk, made with fresh-ground local almonds, sugar,...
L'Ambasciata di Sicilia
The 'Sicilian Embassy' does its utmost to improve foreign relations, plying tourists with tasty plates of traditional Sicilian fare and...
Piazza Pirandello · interesting places nearby
Teatro Pirandello information
This city-run theatre is Sicily's third largest, after Palermo's Teatro Massimo and Catania's Teatro Massimo Bellini. Works by local hero Luigi Pirandello figure prominently. The program runs from November to early May.