The best museums in Catania in June 2023

These are the top 10 best museums in Catania, Italy, ranked by their rating and popularity in 2023. Click a museum for more information about the museum, including visitor information, exhibitions and reviews.

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Looking for the best museums in Catania? These are the best ones:

  1. Monastero dei Benedettini1

    Monastero dei Benedettini

  2. Historical Museum of the Landing in Sicily 19432

    Historical Museum of the Landing in Sicily 1943

    The Historical Museum of the Landing in Sicily 1943 (Museo Storico dello Sbarco in Sicilia 1943) is a museum in Catania that is dedicated to the Allied landing on the southern coast of Sicily on July 10, 1943. The invasion of Sicily is considered the beginning of the liberation of Italy from fascism
  3. Castello Ursino & Museo Civico3

    Castello Ursino & Museo Civico

    Castello Ursino, also known as Castello Svevo di Catania, is a castle in Catania that was built in the 13th century as a royal castle of the Kingdom of Sicily. The Castello Ursino is known for its role in the Sicilian Vespers, when it became the seat of the Sicilian Parliament. The Museo civico open
  4. Museo Diocesano4

    Museo Diocesano

    Museo Diocesano (The Diocesan Museum of Catania) is a museum in Catania, housed in the Palazzo del Seminario dei Chierici, built in the 18th century and adjacent to the Cathedral of Sant'Agata. The museum is structured in two distinct sections that include, the sacred furnishings of the cathedral of
  5. Manganelli Palace5

    Manganelli Palace

  6. Giovanni Verga's House Museum6

    Giovanni Verga's House Museum

    The Giovanni Verga's House Museum (Casa Museo Giovanni Verga) in Catania is a literary museum in the birthplace of the Italian writer Giovanni Verga, a novelist and short story writer, best known for his depictions of life in his native Sicily, especially the short story "Cavalleria rusticana" and t
  7. Museo Belliniano7

    Museo Belliniano

    The Museo Belliniano (The Bellini Civic Museum) is a museum in Catania, housed in the rooms on the first floor of Palazzo Gravina Cruyllas, together with the Emilio Greco Museum (Museo Emilio Greco). The museum occupies the house where the composer Vincenzo Bellini was born on 3 November 1801 and sp
  8. Museo Emilio Greco8

    Museo Emilio Greco

    The Emilio Greco Museum of Catania (Museo Emilio Greco) is housed in some rooms of the Palazzo Gravina Cruyllas of the Princes of Palagonia, also home to the Bellini Civic Museum (Museo Belliniano). The splendor of the building can be seen inside the museum in the family chapel and in the coats of a
  9. Museo del Giocattolo9

    Museo del Giocattolo

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    Museo del Cinema, Catania


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