Chiesa di San Francesco
Museo Emilio Greco
The Museo Emilio Greco hosts a large collection of sketches by renowned Italian artist Emilio Greco (1913–1995), whose work is marked by...
One of Italy's great opera composers, Vincenzo Bellini was born in Catania in 1801. The house he grew up in has since been converted...
Museo Arte Contemporanea Sicilia
Old and new conspire at MACS, a small contemporary art museum inside an 18th-century abbey of the Monastery of St Benedict. Exhibitions...
Everyone's favourite red, this left-leaning pub, trattoria and culture hub will have you sipping and supping under the watchful eye of...
Al Cortile Alessi
Catanians of all ages – but especially students – flock here on weekend evenings, drawn by the decent pizzas and a good selection of...
Piazza San Francesco · interesting places nearby
Chiesa di San Francesco information
Piazza San Francesco is lorded over by this church, home to four of the 11 giant candelabras that are paraded around town during the Festa di Sant'Agata.