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Palazzo dei Normanni, Palermo

Palazzo dei Normanni - Palermo, Italy
Palazzo dei Normanni
Piazza Indipendenza, Palermo, Italy 90129Map
+39 091 705 4317
Overview

An imposing structure in the heart of old Palermo, this Norman palace of great historical and artistic importance has, over the centuries, undergone numerous transformations and is currently the Sicilian local government headquarters. A royal residence in Norman times, defended by four towers and richly decorated with Arab designs, it also had its own circle of artists, scientists and literary figures during the reign of Frederick II. The Ruggero, Duca di Montalto, Ercole, Pompeiana rooms and the Torre dei Venti courtyard are however open to the public. By appointment only Tuesdays to Thursdays & Sundays.

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Palazzo dei Normanni General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM, Friday to Saturday from 09:00 AM to 12:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
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