7 Sights in Paternò, Italy (with Map and Images)
Explore interesting sights in Paternò, Italy. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 7 sights are available in Paternò, Italy.List of cities in ItalySightseeing Tours in Paternò
1. Chiesa di San Giacomo
The Church of San Giacomo is a place of Catholic worship located in Paternò, in the province of Catania, owned by the Archconfraternity of San Giacomo Apostolo Maggiore. It is located in the southeastern part close to the hill, along the road that leads to the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Consolation.
2. Salinelle dei Cappuccini
The Salinelle di Paternò are a geological-naturalistic area located within the territory of Paternò, in the province of Catania. In 2016 they were recognized as a geosite by the Department of Territory and Environment of the Sicilian Region and included in the "Salinelle System of Mount Etna"
3. Sezione Archeologica Gaetano Savasta
The Gaetano Savasta Civic Museum is a museum in Paternò, in the province of Catania, which is located in the premises of the former Bourbon prison, located in Piazza Martiri d'Ungheria in the historic center, and in the former municipal slaughterhouse, in the Acquagrassa area.
4. Chiesa di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria
The Church of St Catherine of Alexandria is a Roman Catholic church which takes up the most southern part of a wide area at the foot of the historic hill of Paternò in Sicily, near the Church of St Barbara and the former convent of St Annunziata.
5. Chiesa di Santa Maria dell'Alto
The church of Santa Maria dell'Alto, also called the Matrice Church or the Matrix, is a Catholic place of worship located in Paternò, in the province of Catania. It is suffragan to the church of the Santissima Annunziata.
6. Chiesa di Santa Maria della Valle di Giosafat (la Gancia)
Santa Maria della Valle di Iosaphat, or Josaphat is a small Gothic style Roman Catholic church built just below the former acropolis of Paternò in Sicily. It is also referred to as the Chiesa della Gancia.
7. Chiesa di Cristo al Monte
The Church of Cristo al Monte is a Catholic place of worship located in Paternò, in the province of Catania. Located on the hill, it is the seat of the local Arciconfraternita dei Bianchi, which owns it.
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