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Chiesa del SS. Salvatore

Via Vittorio Emanuele 395, 90134, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 323392
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Little gem

Probably one of the historic places in the city which is less known and easy to miss - however... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Watson1874
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East Kilbride, United Kingdom
Great view

The view is amazing. We took so great pitcures. It is definitly recommendable. The Price is also... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
finesthour
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Zurich, Switzerland
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  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“barocco” (2 reviews)
“climb” (3 reviews)
“octagonal” (2 reviews)
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Via Vittorio Emanuele 395, 90134, Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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+39 091 323392

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Probably one of the historic places in the city which is less known and easy to miss - however don't! It has a long and eclectic history and is stunning inside with exceptional period features and a wonderful sense of peace, calm. Very low cost...More

Thank Watson1874
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The view is amazing. We took so great pitcures. It is definitly recommendable. The Price is also okay.

Thank finesthour
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Cheaper than the cupola in the cathedral at 2 euros 50. You get an amzing view down via V Emanuele towards the sea at one end and the cathedral at the other. Much less busy too when we were there.

Thank Glynis98
Reviewed 24 February 2017

A pleasant surprise greats you behind the tall narrow entrance doors of this apparently unassuming building as approached from the street. A most incredibly display of a baroque church with balconies and a very tall although damaged & subsequently restored dome. The additional surprise is...More

Thank IvorWadsworth
Reviewed 5 February 2017

What struck me most about "another barocco" church in Sicily , is the setting of the chairs, pretty unique . Harmonious in color as well The man at the door was really kind and respectfull .

Thank rana t
Reviewed 20 December 2016

I had the luck to visit the curch during a wedding cerimony, so I did not pay for the visit. But also, I wasn't able to see everything with as much detail as I wished. Still, it is a beautiful and well kept church that...More

Thank Rui P
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

This church is a unique and wonderfull place in Palermo and probably you won't see another like this in other cities. This church is built with a oval shape and is perfect (and still used) as theatre. It has a perfect acoustic and moreover is...More

Thank Paolo M
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is a one of a kind location: it's an oval church that was bombed to smithereens during the War. It has been largely, but not completely, reconstructed. The inlaid stone sculptures are mesmerizing. The building is used as a theatre, and you can see...More

Thank EllenT116
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Attracted by a sign advertising a view from the top we didn't go inside but headed for the side entrance and paid a few euros at the desk. Climbing about 145 steps- which we counted on the way down, was a small price to pay...More

1  Thank Angela W
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Like many of the 300 or so churches Palermo, it is not often open. So if it is open go in and you will be treated to a different kind of church. Not the typical church. This also costs to go in. access the top...More

Thank tfizzle
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