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Gabinetto del Sindaco (Sala Montalbano)

Address: Via Francesco Mormina Penna, 97018 Scicli, Sicily, Italy
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Buckinghamshire
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58 reviews 58 reviews
18 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Familiar from the Montalbano programmes, this fine, lavishly decorated room opens on to a balcony with a view over the UNESCO World Heritage Via Mormino Penna.

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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

As a fan of Commissario Montalbano, I enjoyed seeing the room where his chief held court, with its beautiful period furniture and view over the piazza .

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Liverpool
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108 reviews 108 reviews
8 attraction reviews
113 helpful votes 113 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We visited Scicli on a day trip from Modica. It's a beautiful town which deserves many more visitors. We've never watched a full episode of either the original Montalbano series, or the Young Montalbano. However - because we were in town, we visited this place, which in real life is the mayor's office. We had a 15 minute tour with... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
13 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

The mayors office here is home to the Questura that Montalbano frequently visits, usually parking his car just outside and running up the stone steps. We wandered past in the evening and noticed it was open (still at 7.30pm) so went inside. A really friendly young lady showed us the room, explained what scenes were shot here, the history of... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Mayor's room in the town hall ... used in the TV series Commissario Montalbano. Much smaller than it looks on TV!

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London, United Kingdom
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102 reviews 102 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

it was a great experience to see one of the room filmed in montalbano fiction . The room features an amazing tapestry and some good architecture to admire.

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Milan, Italy
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260 reviews 260 reviews
50 attraction reviews
226 helpful votes 226 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2013

Here you can visit the room that in the fiction is the of office of Commissario Montalbano, that' it. In reality it's the office of the Mayor of the Town The room is exactly the same of the fiction, it's nice, but not amazing. I guess that if it wasn't Montalbano's room, nobody will go there to visit it. In... More 

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