We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Open today: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Make the Detour

This church is worth the detour off the beaten tourist track. Cost two euro and there's a man there... read more

Reviewed 15 July 2017
Jon M
,
Long Beach, CA
via mobile
Stunning church

It is a magical church crammed full of sculptures woven into the fabric of the walls. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
tebbenh
,
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Read all 117 reviews
92
All photos (92)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
15 Jul 2017
“Make the Detour”
25 Jun 2017
“Stunning church”
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
28°
20°
Aug
25°
17°
Sep
22°
14°
Oct
Contact
Piazza Regina Margherita 47, 91022, Castelvetrano, Sicily, Italy
Website
+39 328 652 8563
Reviews (117)
Filter reviews
6 results
Traveller rating
6
0
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
6
0
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

This church is worth the detour off the beaten tourist track. Cost two euro and there's a man there and not very many tourists that's for sure. You guys around the church and only speaks Italian. I told him I didn't speak Italian but it...More

1  Thank Jon M
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

It is a magical church crammed full of sculptures woven into the fabric of the walls. Beautiful examples of marble carvings that have been painted. There is a wonderful atmosphere as soon as you walk in and when the attendant switches on the light in...More

Thank tebbenh
Reviewed 27 July 2016

After more than 20 years of being closed, this church is finally open to visitors and a large portion of it has been restored. The decoration and smaller chapels are incredible. Ask the guide for some anecdotes ... she has a lot of them.

Thank Leilani L
Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

Don't say I didn't warn you. Be mentally prepared so to avoid being "shocked". The exterior is just a normal discreet small town church like many others but inside is a totally different story. Reopened in February 2015 after its renovation, this church regained it...More

2  Thank Nicholas L
Reviewed 20 January 2016

This is an unassuming church, a bit hard to find in that it has a plain front, but it is considered the Sistine Chapel of Sicily, and has beautiful artwork, well worth a trip. located in the center of Castelvetrano.

Thank Kristin D
Reviewed 4 February 2015

The church has been lovingly and painstakingly restored to its former glory after virtual destruction by earthquake.It is huge and gives you an enduring example of the Siciian Baroque. Interesting artworks and sculptures too.

Thank jane s
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
frankg85
28 April 2015|
Answer
Response from Q2690FJgiuseppes | Reviewed this property |
3286528563
0
Votes
Google Translation
frankg85
28 April 2015|
Answer
Response from frankg85 |
what is the telephone number of the chiesa di san domenico castelvetrano italy
0
Votes