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Ranked #31 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Parks

The garden has its main entrance in Via Duca della Verdura, but the most used is the one in Viale della Libertà.  Inside there are numerous statues, trees, exotic plants, and play... more »

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Ranked #32 of 155 attractions in Palermo
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Ranked #33 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Historic Sites
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Ranked #34 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Cemeteries; Historic Sites
Owner description: Visit, if you dare, this web of spooky subterranean passages where 8,000 of Palermo's mummified dead will greet you; some... more » Owner description: Visit, if you dare, this web of spooky subterranean passages where 8,000 of Palermo's mummified dead will greet you; some dating back over 500 years and still dressed in their absolute best. « less
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Ranked #35 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Historic Sites
Owner description: This beautiful palazzo is decorated with frescoes featuring allegorical scenes, painted by Gioacchino Martorana, a Sicilian... more » Owner description: This beautiful palazzo is decorated with frescoes featuring allegorical scenes, painted by Gioacchino Martorana, a Sicilian artist of the eigteenth century. Inside the buiding you can also admire various collections: furniture from the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, paintings, French and Napoleonic china, Sicilian ceramics and a variety of fans, embroideries, vases and other antiques. « less
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Ranked #36 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Ranked #37 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Performances; Theaters
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Ranked #38 of 155 attractions in Palermo
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Ranked #39 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: This grand square features a splendid fountain, erected during the heyday of the Spanish Inquisition, which features sixteen... more » Owner description: This grand square features a splendid fountain, erected during the heyday of the Spanish Inquisition, which features sixteen statues that are nudes of nymphs, humans, mermaids and satyrs; truly a surprise that this type of art was permitted during that dark time in history. « less
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Ranked #40 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Gardens

Orto Botannico The Botanical Gardens are part of the University of Palermo. They constitutes the most significant scientific and educational facility housed within the Department... more »

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Ranked #41 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #42 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Religious Sites; Historic Sites
Owner description: This oratory is decorated with master artwork of Italy's native sons including painter Pietro Novelli and the sculptor... more » Owner description: This oratory is decorated with master artwork of Italy's native sons including painter Pietro Novelli and the sculptor Giacomo Serpotta. « less
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Ranked #43 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Castles
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Ranked #44 of 155 attractions in Palermo
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Ranked #45 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Churches/ Cathedrals
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Ranked #46 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #47 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Museums

Founded in 1975 by the Association for the preservation of local traditions, the Museo Internazionale delle Marionette Antonio Pasqualino has taken inspiration from modern and... more »

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Ranked #48 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: The traditional center of Palermo called "Quattro Canti" (Four Corners) is located at the intersection of Corso Vittorio... more » Owner description: The traditional center of Palermo called "Quattro Canti" (Four Corners) is located at the intersection of Corso Vittorio Emanuele and Via Maqueda, making it the heart of this city's old historic district. « less
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Mondello Beach (Mondello)
Ranked #49 of 155 attractions in Palermo
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Ranked #50 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Museums
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Ranked #51 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Neighborhoods; Flea/ Street Markets
Owner description: Step back in time when you discover this lively market in Palermo: it has the same atmosphere, smells and colors that the... more » Owner description: Step back in time when you discover this lively market in Palermo: it has the same atmosphere, smells and colors that the Arab merchants were familiar with during the 10th-century. « less
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Ranked #52 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Theaters
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Ranked #53 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Historic Sites; Religious Sites
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Ranked #54 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Historic Sites
Mayor's office
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Ranked #55 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Religious Sites
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Ranked #56 of 155 attractions in Palermo
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Ranked #57 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Category: Malls
Owner description: 300,000 square meters, 125 shops, 2,400 parking accessibility to public transport system is provided by the nearby light rail... more » Owner description: 300,000 square meters, 125 shops, 2,400 parking accessibility to public transport system is provided by the nearby light rail station. « less
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Ranked #58 of 155 attractions in Palermo
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Ranked #59 of 155 attractions in Palermo
Owner description: Craftmanship's workshop where painted terracotta espresses the deepest aspects of sicilian culture and shows the most... more » Owner description: Craftmanship's workshop where painted terracotta espresses the deepest aspects of sicilian culture and shows the most attractive images of it « less
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Ranked #60 of 155 attractions in Palermo
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