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The church I loved the most

not as ornate as the others but this one spoke to my soul - it was so beautiful and calming - just... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Imposing, beautiful

A vast, beautiful Baroque church, immaculately kept, right on the Quattro Canti in the heart of... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago

not as ornate as the others but this one spoke to my soul - it was so beautiful and calming - just off of the corners - I fear people miss the real gem of a church

Thank AnnaliseE4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A vast, beautiful Baroque church, immaculately kept, right on the Quattro Canti in the heart of Palermo. Extraordinarily imposing. A short visit will leave an indelible memory. Recommended.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

I think I mixed up some pictures I took inside of Chiesa del Gesu and here at San Giuseppe dei Teatini. That is because they are both similar in the amount of glorious, ornate artwork throughout their entirety. Teatini seems darker overall, when compared to...More

Thank Steveage
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

The church opened at 15:30 and after entering I was greeted by the most beautiful sights of a church that spires its ways to the heavens. I have seen some churches in my time but this is one of the best. Go and it’s free...More

1  Thank Adam C
Reviewed 9 July 2018

At first glance you would hardly recognise this building as a church. It was only when I crossed the road and later looked around me that I noticed the large gleaming dome above and decided to have a look. Other buildings have similar entrances, a...More

Thank Dan L
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Not well visible when one walks by, it is located in one of the 4 Corners (Quattro Canti). San Giuseppe dei Teatini is one of the most beautiful churches in Palermo featuring an outstanding baroque style. I've visited hundred of churches all of over the...More

1  Thank Lehud93
Reviewed 20 June 2018

large nondescript church with an impressive over the top baroque interior. Fresco ceiling, oversize reliefs, the lot. Two side chapels have an eye catching combination of stucco and marble inlay decor - see the Jesuit church for a whole church in the same style. Free...More

Thank Simon N
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Tucked away behind one of the corners of the Quattro Canti, we were lucky as it was open in preparation for a wedding later in the day. One of thecmost exuberant baroque interiors in Palermo, so well worth visiting.

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

It’s incredible church in heart of Palermo with very beautiful architectural that make you feel,very recommended to visit.

Thank arash m
Reviewed 4 May 2018

The decoration in thes church are astounding - gold leaf covers half of the vaulted ceiling and the rest of ceiling and chapels is equally rich. The greatest contrast is to find beggars at every door, asking for pennies. The world is crazy.

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