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IBLEI NETWORK

 
Palazzolo Acreide
The city of Palazzolo Acreide (Siracusa). Useful information, baroque photo gallery, churches and more...
Akrai
The archaeological site of Akrai, city founded by the Greeks of Siracusa in the 664 a.C.
Palazzolo Acreide (SR)
House-museum of Antonino Uccello
Informative website about the ethnoantropologist Antonino Uccello and virtual visit of the House-museum of Palazzolo Acreide (SR)
IBLEI.it
Touristic portal website about Siracusa and Ragusa. Archaeological, ethnoantropological, historical, artistic, naturalistic route
Late baroque towns of the Val di Noto (South eastern Sicily)
World Heritage List UNESCO
The eight towns in south-eastern Sicily: Caltagirone, Militello Val di Catania, Catania, Modica, Noto, Palazzolo Acreide, Ragusa and Scicli. The towns of the Val di Noto represent the culmination and final flowering of Baroque art in Europe
Sicily Bed & Breakfast.it
The Bed and Breakfast of the Sicily orders by province
Tuscany Bed & Breakfast.it
The Bed and Breakfast of the Tuscany orders by province
Lucca Tourism.eu
The city of Lucca (Tuscany). Useful information, photo gallery, churches, the walls, monuments and more...

Centro Studi Iblei
Documentation centre about Antonino Uccello, the iblei area and the province of Siracusa and Ragusa

The sites of the peasant's work. Buscemi-Palazzolo Acreide
Intermunicipal ethnical-anthropological itinerary
Italian ethnoantropological museums
Portal website about ethnoantropologic museums in Italy
Andrea Latina - Art
Official website of the sicilian painter Andrea Latina. Oil paintings and more
Akraion
Located in the historical centre of Palazzolo Acreide, in this store you can buy various terracotta objects and paintings
Caltagirone's ceramics
Located in the historical centre of Palazzolo Acreide, in this store you can buy various ceramics and terracotta objects

 

 

 


 

 

 

   

CODE 0931

   
TOWN HALL 0931  871111
TOURISTIC OFFICE 0931  871280
POLICE 0931  875444
TRAFFIC POLICE 0931  871294
FIRST-AID STATION 0931  875633
EMERGENCY 118
FIREMEN 0931  875611
 

HOTELS, BED & BREAKFAST, CAMPING

   

Bed and Breakfast AKRAION a Palazzolo Acreide
 

BED AND BREAKFAST "AKRAION" 333 3563260
   
   

CULTURAL ASSOCIATIONS

   
CENTRO STUDI IBLEI
Via Giuseppe Fava, 7
 
ISTITUTO STUDI ACRENSI
Via Maestranza
 
   

RENT A CAR

   
   

LIBRARIES - MUSEUMS - ARCHIVES

   
CASA-MUSEO "Antonino Uccello" 0931  881499
BIBLIOTECA CIVICA "G. D'Albergo"
c/o Municipio
0931  881800
ARCHIVI COMUNALI c/o Municipio 0931  882144
   

CHURCHES

   
CHIESA DI SAN PAOLO  
CHIESA DI SAN SEBASTIANO  
   

BANKS

   
BANCA DI CREDITO POPOLARE
Via Carlo Alberto, 2
0931  881556
BANCO DI SICILIA
Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 28
0931  882001
BANCA SELLA
Piazza del Popolo, 3
0931  881522
BANCA AGRICOLA POPOLARE
Viale Dante Alighieri, 2
 
   

CINEMA - DISCOTHEQUES

   
CINE-TEATRO "King"
Via San Sebastiano, 31
0931  875833
   

PHARMACIES

   
ALBANO
Piazza del Popolo, 3
0931  881517
FURNARI
Corso Vittorio Emanuele, 24
0931  882434
LOMBARDO
Via Garibaldi, 130
0931  882198
   

PASTRY SHOPS and BAR

   
   

RESTAURANTS

   
   

FARM HOLIDAYS

   
AGRITURISMO "Albareseda"
Contrada Bibbia
0931  883085
   

EXCURSIONS - TREKKING

   

TIPICAL PRODUCTS

 

   
   
   
   
   

 

 
Inclusion in the prestigious World Heritage List UNESCO "Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto": Caltagirone, Militello Val of Catania, Catania, Modica, Famous, Palazzolo Acreide, Ragusa Ibla, Scicli.
 

 
An archaeological zone between most ancient in the Italian panorama, with a beautiful greek theatre, roman-hellenistic road.
 

 
One of the most famous and appreciated attractions of Palazzolo Acreide is certainly "House-museum of Antonino Uccello). During the years of passionate and hard work, the Sicilian ethnologist, has collected and put in order interesting testimonies and precious materials about the life and folk wisdom.
 

 
The site hosts 12 large reliefs called "Santoni". It is the greatest sanctuary to date uncovered, dedicated to the cult of the oriental goddess of fertility Cibeles.
 

 
The ruins of the Norman castle and the surrounding medieval urban planning structure.
 

 
An historical center of great architectonic value, strongly characterized from a Baroque architecture, fruit of the reconstruction post-earthquake of 1693 and, subsequently,  from the season of the Art Noveau.
 

 
The religious manifestations like the festivity of S. Paul and S. Sebastiano, known in all the Sicily.
 

 
International Youth Festival of Classical Theatre.
Every year, during May, at greek theatre many groups of highschools students from all over Italy and the rest of Europe perform tragedies and comedy by classical authors.
 

 
The several exhibitions proposed by the House-museum "Antonino Uccello", the agricultural and food- Review of the products and typical food... and more...
 

 
Carnival is very lively in Palazzolo Acreide and is one of the oldest in Sicily. As well as the parade of the allegorical cars and groups dressed up, you may taste in various food festivals the typical Palazzolo's food products like the sausage, trout pastry, macaroni, cavatieddi (a typical local pasta) and cannoli.
 

 
A extremely varied landscape, with the  Natural Reserve of Cava Grande and the Natural Reserve of the Anapo-Pantalica.
 

 
The presence, in the beam of little kilometers, archaeological and historical important archaeological zone like Kasmenai, Ancient Avola, Castelluccio, Pantalica, the several bizantine churches, etc.
 

 
The St. Lucia watermill, is one of the four water-mills started by the torrent Purbella. It dates back to the XVI century. It is perfectly kept, plunged in an uncontaminated valley, shaded by oak-trees and walnut-trees.Inside the building is the Museum of the Millstone where permanent displays and millstones of different shapes illustrate the development of the cereals grindind technique, from pre-history up to hydraulic energy.
 

 

 
     
 

 
     
 

 
     
 

 

 
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CANTIERI MULTIMEDIALI - Realizzazione Siti Internet e Prodotti Multimediali a Palazzolo Acreide (SR)

 


Centro di documentazione multimediale su Antonino Uccello e sull'area Iblea e le province di Siracusa e Ragusa. Visite virtuali dei beni archeologici, artistici, etnoantropologici, storici, naturalistici.
 



 

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