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St. Nicholas Cathedral

Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 96017, Noto, Sicily, Italy
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Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 96017, Noto, Sicily, Italy

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Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful salmon pink building and a great place to watch the world by. The inside is freshly painted white. What can I say - it's a Duomo! But it is very impressive from the outside.

Thank SKD73
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Now beautifully clean after extensive restoration after partial collapse of the dome in 1996 it only reopened in 2007. The mellow stonework in particularly beautiful towards sunset.

Thank DougF45
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is a lovely old cathedral although it has undergone some renovations since it was built - mostly because of a thunderstorm and some earthquakes in the area. If you want to visit try and time it to before 1.00pm when it shuts (siesta ?)...More

Thank AntarcticBound
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Beautiful place, however my little tired of broke architecture having been through Ragusa and Modica previous to Noto.

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Very nice place to visit. Such nice architecture and an interesting history. A great place to explore.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Make sure you time your visit to reach here before 1pm when it closes. It reopens again at 4pm. Lovely building, stunning exterior, worth seeing but not as elaborate as some of the nearby churches; Chiesa del Santissimo Salvatore is much prettier and possibly the...More

Thank Leza H
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

This building is amazing. But really, so is the entire city. Come here and stroll around and you won't be disappointed.

1  Thank Barry F
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I much prefer Sicilian baroque to Roman baroque. Much cleaner and simpler and with the added attraction of the golden limestone from which they are built. Both times we've been there's been a wedding in progress so it's nice to see the church is fully...More

Thank exeman
Reviewed 9 June 2017

AKA Basilica Minore di San Nicolo , was built in the early 18th Cent. after the traumatic earthquake of 1693 in Sicily . The Cathedral partially collapsed in 1996 , a reopened after restorations in 2007 . Contrary to the majestic grandeur of the stairs...More

Thank saul g
Reviewed 30 May 2017

My wife and I visited the Duomo (Cathedral) in Noto during a two-week vacation in Sicily. It is located on the main Corso Vittorio Emanuale on which most of the churches in Noto are situated. Apparently, one side of the church and the main dome...More

1  Thank Richard_Harpum
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Rennie C
6 June 2016|
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Response from David S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but you may about to enquire when you are in Sicily using Tourist information. I found church times did vary but most were open in the morning. Some in Ortigia closed at 14.00 or had short opening times to... More