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Taormina in Messina, Sicilia, Italy
 

Church of Saint Catherine of Alexandria / Chiesa di Santa Caterina D'Allesandria

 
 
Church of Saint Catherine of Alexandria Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Gallant Jamison, June 14, 2019
1. Church of Saint Catherine of Alexandria Marker
Inscription.  
Sec. XVII - stile barocco - costruita sull' odeon romano - la statua della santa e' datata 1493 - altrua statua sulla la facciata notevole la cripta

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XVIIth Century - Baroque - built on the site of the Roman Odeon - the saintís statue dates to 1493 - note the statue on the facade and the remarkable crypt
 
Location. 37° 51.229′ N, 15° 17.298′ E. Marker is in Taormina, Sicilia, in Messina. Marker is on Largo S. Caterina (Saint Catherine Piazzetta), on the left when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Taormina, Sicilia 98039, Italy. Touch for directions.
 
Categories. Churches & Religion

 
Above is the sign indicating that the Church is on the Saint Catherine Square or Piazzetta. image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Gallant Jamison
2. Above is the sign indicating that the Church is on the Saint Catherine Square or Piazzetta.
Church of Saint Catherine of Alexandria image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Gallant Jamison
3. Church of Saint Catherine of Alexandria
Saintís Statue above main entrance image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Gallant Jamison
4. Saintís Statue above main entrance
Dates to 1493
Crypt image. Click for full size.
By Jamie Gallant Jamison
5. Crypt
To left of Churchís main entrance
<i>Palazzo Corvaia e Chiesa S. Caterina</i> image. Click for full size.
Postcard published by Ed. F. Galipi Crupi, circa 1940s
6. Palazzo Corvaia e Chiesa S. Caterina
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2019. This page originally submitted on June 14, 2019, by Jamie Gallant Jamison of Coronado, California. This page has been viewed 43 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on June 14, 2019, by Jamie Gallant Jamison of Coronado, California.   6. submitted on June 16, 2019. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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