Palazzo Biscari

Palazzo Biscari is one of Catania’s main baroque jewels. The Biscari’s, a family of enlightened aristocrats, played a major role in the rebuilding of Catania after the earthquake which destroyed the city (and the whole south-east of Sicily) in 1693.

The outside is already amazing but the inside is for sure a visit worth. Appointment can be made at info@palazzobiscari.it

The visit is guided by an enthusiast gentleman who evokes his ancestor’s fortunes and misfortunes with humor, passion, and the complete sense of hospitality which seems to be his family’s trademark.

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