Church of San Cataldo, Palermo

4.3
Get a taste of Arabian-Norman architecture at red-domed Church of San Cataldo. Built in 1160 during the Norman occupation of Palermo, the church shows Islamic and Byzantine features, such as its cubic forms, blind arches, and the red domes on the roof. Inside, under the simple stone arches and bare walls, appreciate the original mosaic floor. Add Church of San Cataldo to your Palermo travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Palermo travel route planner.
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  • After visiting the famous neighbor Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, aka La Martorana make a short stop. The Outside is under construction but you still can see the three cupolas. Mignon, delicate and...  more »
  • I stopped in here on a photography tour and really enjoyed taking a moment to sit and enjoy the inside of this church, which is fairly unique. The ticket was 2.20 euro and apparently I could have...  more »
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  • Amazing tiny Norman church. Well worth a visit.
  • The part you pay to see (2.5 euro per person) is interesting but very small.
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