Annunziata dei Catalani Church, Messina

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  • We came across this church on our walk around Messina as we were going back to the cruise ship. Very interesting architecture and quite lovely. The interior is simple and beautiful. One thing that cau...  more »
  • I find that the Church of the Catalans is a must for many points of view: located right in the city centre and is close to other monuments, perhaps the most famous, but above all it is one of the few buildings that survived the earthquake of 1908. Always known to the amazement of people when I say this, and the first question I asked is: what is the difference with the current road surface? When I say "rubble" people really realizes what he means the earthquake in the life of the city. The Church is a wonderful example of Arab-Byzantine art, beautiful both outside and inside. Unfortunately it's not always open and should inquire before opening hours.
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  • Arab/Norman Church, one of the few things that were saved by the earthquake of 1908 very nice to visit for those who come for the first time in Messina
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  • This s wonderful and ancient church. Definitely a place to visit.
  • One of the few testimonies in part save since the last earthquake ...
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  • Bastion of old Messina. Of Messina Pre earthquake. To visit in order to grasp the ancient beauty
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  • Very beautiful church, like other churches.
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  • Beautiful expression of Norman architecture with Byzantine Arabic influences.
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