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Chiesa di San Domenico

Piazza Regina Margherita 47, 91022, Castelvetrano, Sicily, Italy
+39 328 652 8563
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Make the Detour

This church is worth the detour off the beaten tourist track. Cost two euro and there's a man there... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Jon M
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Long Beach, CA
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Stunning church

It is a magical church crammed full of sculptures woven into the fabric of the walls. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
tebbenh
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London, United Kingdom
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15 Jul 2017
“Make the Detour”
25 Jun 2017
“Stunning church”
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Piazza Regina Margherita 47, 91022, Castelvetrano, Sicily, Italy
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+39 328 652 8563
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Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This church is worth the detour off the beaten tourist track. Cost two euro and there's a man there and not very many tourists that's for sure. You guys around the church and only speaks Italian. I told him I didn't speak Italian but it...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

It is a magical church crammed full of sculptures woven into the fabric of the walls. Beautiful examples of marble carvings that have been painted. There is a wonderful atmosphere as soon as you walk in and when the attendant switches on the light in...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

After more than 20 years of being closed, this church is finally open to visitors and a large portion of it has been restored. The decoration and smaller chapels are incredible. Ask the guide for some anecdotes ... she has a lot of them.

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Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Don't say I didn't warn you. Be mentally prepared so to avoid being "shocked". The exterior is just a normal discreet small town church like many others but inside is a totally different story. Reopened in February 2015 after its renovation, this church regained it...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2016

This is an unassuming church, a bit hard to find in that it has a plain front, but it is considered the Sistine Chapel of Sicily, and has beautiful artwork, well worth a trip. located in the center of Castelvetrano.

Thank Kristin D
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Reviewed 3 February 2015

The church has been lovingly and painstakingly restored to its former glory after virtual destruction by earthquake.It is huge and gives you an enduring example of the Siciian Baroque. Interesting artworks and sculptures too.

Thank jane s
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