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Amazing square lined by these huge impressive buildings of a very old University that turns out to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Premolars208
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London, United Kingdom
Beautiful Architecture

Our hotel was near this square so we walked through it every time we went to sight see or eat. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
showmemo61
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Amazing square lined by these huge impressive buildings of a very old University that turns out to be world famous

Thank Premolars208
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hotel was near this square so we walked through it every time we went to sight see or eat. The beautiful buildings along the side are part of the University of Catana, the oldest university in Sicily.

Thank showmemo61
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is almost a continuation of Cuomo pizza. Full of splendid palaces that are now part of the university.

Thank IAN D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is really worth going into the university, the bulding itself is stunning and there are so many details to take in. The beautiful black and white mosaics on the large courtyard floor, the wide staircase trod down by generations of students walking up and...More

Thank Hitchcock2
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The Elephant monument, the Cathedral of St Agatha and the University are all within sight of each other and a walk of no more than a minute. All around are cafes - just sit and people watch.

Thank OLDGIT71
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Keep remembring this is a school/university and the views keep amaze you. At least for me it did. What a wealthy feeling if this type of architectural building is used for “just” educational purposes. The entire square is quite the view.

Thank Menno007
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

You can find some historic buildings on this square but it is not too crowded. Kg offers Perfect picture Motives everywhere. And if you are exhausted Go to a Bar or Cafe, have a Drink and Enjoy the atmosphere

Thank verenasc
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Piazza Universita will be on your way when walking around Catania. This piazza is a huge place where you can just sit and relax during your visit.

Thank denizozsan
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We were here in December. So, the Piazza (square) featured the City Christmas Tree - a modern version of lights and metal - beautiful at night - to take a photo. The University and Baroque architectural buildings are amazing. There are benches to relax, enjoy...More

Thank Michael Z
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

This university is in the heart of downtown and is very nice. It’s next to other nice pieces of history and worth seeing

Thank Denise G
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