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Chiesa delle Anime del Purgatorio

Piazza di Marina Corta, 98050, Sicily, Italy
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One goes inside expecting to see a church's interior. instead one get a reconstruction of what life... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
HantsJames
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UK
Worth seeing!

1 euro admission. An interesting mock miniature town with figurines and with live fishes in the... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2016
swrtbvghjh
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Wroclaw, Poland
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18 May 2017
“Different”
5 Aug 2016
“Worth seeing!”
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Piazza di Marina Corta, 98050, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

One goes inside expecting to see a church's interior. instead one get a reconstruction of what life was in the "good old days"

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Reviewed 5 August 2016

1 euro admission. An interesting mock miniature town with figurines and with live fishes in the canal.

Thank swrtbvghjh
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Reviewed 11 July 2016

Don't miss this church with it's wonderful model of the Marina Corta. Much history being uncovered about this church.

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

Open by appointment only....we found it via the lovely granita restaurant opposite the church....invited us back when one of the principals was available with the key. This large diorama depicts the lovely port area. It is populated with artists renditions of actual towns people. The...More

Thank MegLark289
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

I was really keen to see the diorama built by the fishermen and people of Lipari in the Chiesa delle Anime del Purgatorio in Marina Corta. Rising early in the morning we went to Marina Corta and were greatly disappointed to find the entire church...More

Thank Rasputin21
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Reviewed 9 January 2016

Upon entering this little old restored 13th century church at Corto Marina I was amazed to see the extensive dioramas extending the length of the building with little figures, buildings and activities portraying aspects of the lives of the fisher-folk on this historic island of...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2015

The old church for the fishermen of Lipari at Marina Corto. Full of dioramas of village life with miniature figurines instead of religious iconography.

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