Chiesa di San Francesco
One of Italy's great opera composers, Vincenzo Bellini was born in Catania in 1801. The house has since been converted into this museum,...
Arco di San Benedetto
The Arco di San Benedetto is an arch built by the Benedictines in 1704. According to legend, it was built in one night to defy a city...
Chiesa di San Benedetto
Inside this church, built between 1704 and 1713, is some splendid stucco and marble work, as well as a rather graphic fresco of a woman...
This is a beautiful cafe on the corner of the sunny piazza, and the perfect place for a breakfast of coffee, croissant and freshly...
Osteria Pizzeria Antica Sicilia
With its gaudy frescoes, stark white lights and busy workaday atmosphere, this bustling trattoria is no place for a romantic...
Piazza San Francesco · interesting places nearby
Chiesa di San Francesco information
The piazza is lorded over by this church, which houses six of the 11 giant candelabras that are paraded around town during the Festa di Sant'Agata.