Chiesa di San Francesco Borgia, Catania

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#15 of 17 in Historic Sites in Catania
Chiesa di San Francesco Borgia is located in Catania. Chiesa di San Francesco Borgia is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our online itinerary creator, Catania Edition.
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  • We loved the atmosphere of the place and the kindness of the people taking care of the church, they showed us some parts of the building not accessible to normal visit. Under refurbishment due to arch...  more »
  • The first Sunday of the month the visit is free of charge and being in the area we entered. This time on display we admired some historical relics of war as medals of Valor, victory, farewell and leaves some bulletins image of air strikes of 1918. Interesting is the view that the Church.
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  • Church well maintained houses right now a number of artifacts dedicated to Saint Agatha. Nice the fresco over the altar. .
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  • nice view even in the night.
  • In this temple, on 4 November 1908 he was baptized the great musician Vincenzo Bellini. Its clear melodies, like pearls, shine at pride of Catania, and the world.
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  • The Church was built between 1698 and therefore the earthquake of 1693, 1736, subsequently and was built on the project of architect FRA ' Angelo Italy SJ (Licata, 1638-1700) on the foundations of the Church formerly built in exactly the same place and was destroyed.
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  • The cloister is beautiful!
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  • beautiful facility
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