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St. Nicholas Cathedral

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Address: Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 96017 Noto, Sicily, Italy
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Noto landmark

This Cathedral standing elevated from the main street, with a grand staircase in front of it, is the most imposing bldg of Noto. It's clearly visible from the highway, while... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This Cathedral standing elevated from the main street, with a grand staircase in front of it, is the most imposing bldg of Noto. It's clearly visible from the highway, while driving and approaching Noto. Like most things in Noto, it's in Baroque style, and the facade is flanked with two square towers decorated with Corinthian pilasters. The facade is what's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

During the sunlight this church seem kissed by the sun: it become completely gold that illuminate all its details and decorations of the front face!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

is the usual baroque church, very rich outside and bare inside. nothing special. it was expecting more.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

The Cathedral and Noto are just an architectural wonder. How is it possible to suddenly stumble upon such a magnificent baroque city with masterpieces that rivals the big European capitals in the middle of south Sicily? Noto is as beautiful as unexpected. A gem that inspires you to want to learn more.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Certainly one of the highlights of such a beautiful city. The stained glass is so rich in colours and draws you in. Really loved the art in the inner part of the dome

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

Surprising city in Sicily. No one should leave the island without visiting the place. In particular, the cathedral whith a simple and nice indoor as well as an impressive outdoor building.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Great exterior and magnificent interior. Plenty of stained glass windows,sculptures and paintings to inspire every visitor. Allow 2 to 3 hours to explore the Cathedral as rthere is so much to take in

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

Beautiful building on the outside. Very simple inside. Lots of steps up to it. Most churches close from 1 until 3

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

It's a grand cathedral with relatively modest interior decorations amounting to a few ceiling and apse frescoes.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

There are many churches in Sicily. In fact there are many in Noto. This is a very nice one, though not in the top bracket. Its Baroque ,like the whole of the centre of the town so worth a quick call

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