Duomo di Messina, Messina

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Duomo di Messina is a Sicilian Norman cathedral dating from 1500, with a notable bell tower and clock. At noon, figures and statues move on the cathedral's tower. After suffering earthquakes and damage from World War II, the interior has been almost completely restored. Be sure to check out the painted ceiling and the 16,000-pipe organ. Make Duomo di Messina a part of your Messina vacation plans using our Messina tourist route planner.
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  • August 18, 2017
    Every noon starts. To see one of the things not to be missed. Scenarios that follow one another and tell of myths and legends of Messina
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  • August 18, 2017
    Nothing quite so impressive if not for the mechanisms of the Bell Tower, I prefer the Town Hall, large and spacious
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  • August 18, 2017
    The bells at noon and the movement of the statues are an attraction that stops the whole square. The view of Messina from the top of the campanile simply leaves you breathless, worth the climb all those stairs.
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  • Beautiful cathedral inside and outside. The square around it is also really beautiful
  • An amazing building with some amazingly detailed art pieces! It's the place surrounded with a lot of bars and restaurants. It's nearby city center, with multiple stores near it! Don't miss to see the clock tower at 12:00(Afternoon). It's an amazing sight to see all the sculptures inside it move accordingly. Have fun!✌
  • Simply breathtaking
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