After you have climbed the clock tower, seen the midday clockwork show, take sometime for quiet contemplation and enjoy the peace of the duomo. Remember this is a Catholic Church, so shoulders and knees should covered.
About Duomo di Messina
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Having witnessed the non-event of the Astronomical Clock at noon, we visited this impressive building. Beautifully calm and cool, an oasis in the centre of town.
Easy to find , located in the center of the city of Messina. Near the port. There are beautiful sculptures outside the tower before you enter
The duomo has some interesting architecture and artworks and is well worth a visit. It has been damaged in the past but has been restored and is in good condition.
I was very fortunate to attend service on June 3rd , because it was the feast of the Madona Della Lettera that guards all the Messinense from any harm. According to the tradition St Paul visited Messina in the year 42 a.C and the people...More
Visited this on a Cruise stop and very impressed with the show at 12 noon. 10 minutes of wonder, we had an amazing guide Chiara which we booked with trip advisor. She explained what all the different levels meant and what started first with the...More