Palazzo dei Normanni e Cappella Palatina, Palermo

Categories: Castles, Sacred & Religious Sites, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
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Admire one of the finest examples of Arab-Norman art in the modern city of Palermo at Palazzo dei Normanni e Cappella Palatina. Originally the seat of the kings of Sicily, the 12th-century palace now houses Sicily's seat of the regional parliament. It features a mix of Byzantine, medieval, and Arabic-influenced architecture and decor. Visit the mosaic-covered interior of the Palentine Chapel. At the palace, note the animal motifs that adorn the walls. One ticket includes admission to both palace and chapel. To visit Palazzo dei Normanni e Cappella Palatina and other attractions in Palermo, use our Palermo trip generator.
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  • Cappella Palatina is worth, there several hours without having to spend management. The chatter of leaders mind only. Man quietly without imposition that can visit the Palazzo.
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  • You should see them! Indescribable Above all there chaplain Palatina absolute gem of Byzantine art
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  • It is worth visiting it, the Chapel is beautiful. It is the Parliament of Palermo, so you can see ladies and gentlemen working and takes a coffee by 0.50 in the cafeteria. The visit are around 13 euros with the audioguide.
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