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Castello Svevo & Museo Archeologico Vagliasindi

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Small but very interesting museum which initially was a jail

The building itself is very typical of the area, The castle was used as a prison between XVII... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2015
Small but interesting museum

Although the museum is small compared to other museums, it still houses some interesting... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2015
Lionel L
Sliema, Malta
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29 Dec 2018
“A small museum”
26 Apr 2017
“Definitely worth the visit (even with children)”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Via Castello 1, 95036 Randazzo, Sicily, Italy
+39 095 799 0064
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Reviewed 30 December 2018

This is a small museum and there is not any information in English. A good range of artefacts in several different rooms on different floors. It no longer has any puppets there, as there is another museum for them now which is across town, but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

If you visit Randazzo, this is to be included in the list. Not only because it is a good example of a medieval castle, but also because it contains nowadays two major attractions for different publics: is used today as an exhibition center and houses...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Remarkable greco-roman jewelry and ceracmics found on local property - early 20th century, by the founder of Feudo Vagliasindi

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

The building itself is very typical of the area, The castle was used as a prison between XVII secolo e il 1973. During second world war it was bombarded. The museum presently holds pieces dating back VI-IV secolo a.C, from the collection of Paolo Vagliasindi....More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed 18 February 2015

Although the museum is small compared to other museums, it still houses some interesting architectural exhibits. The guide was extremely informative and very helpful.

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Lionel L
Reviewed 2 October 2013

We were on our way around the Circumetnea railway and had an hour and a half in Randazzo. This museum which is in an old castle had been recommended to us and it was well worth the half mile walk from the station. The signage...More

Date of experience: September 2013
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