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4 weeks ago
“Lovely building.”
10 Jun 2018
“Historic palace with sculpture garden ”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Vico Spuches 1 | Fondazione G. Mazzullo, 98039, Taormina, Sicily, Italy
+39 0942 620129
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Close to Porta Catania. Viewed it from the outside on two sides. Lovely architecture. Worth having a look at it.

Thank JGandIG
Reviewed June 21, 2018

Coming over from England for my son's wedding, none of us knew what to expect from the Palazzo. However, it was full of character, a medieval building. A red carpet into the venue with flowers draped up the banister stairs and on the chairs so...More

Thank denise l
Reviewed June 10, 2018 via mobile

A short distance from Piazza San Antonio, the 13th century palazzo shows a mix of Moorish and Romanesque architecture. The delightful gardens display sculpture. Unfortunately, we were there at lunchtime so did not see the inside of the building as it is then closed.

Thank Ian C
Reviewed June 3, 2017

A most delightful venue for a wedding. Red carpet right from the gate, through the courtyard which is graced by interesting sculptures, lemon and orange trees and a fabulous jacaranda tree. Inside the Palazzo is perfect for the ceremony - intimate and authentically Sicilian, and...More

1  Thank jan g
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Visited the palazzo as we will be attending a family wedding next June. Whilst there we were treated to a splendid art exhibition by Vittorio Sgarbi, which was well worth a visit.

Thank jan g
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Slightly off the beaten track of Taormina's main street, this is a beautiful villa set in beautiful gardens. Definitely worth a look.

Thank Erica G
Reviewed September 23, 2016 via mobile

A well worth seeing this free exhibition. Uplifting, inspiring and moving art. Set in a fascinating old building, Fondazione Mazzullo. There is ongoing Mazzullo sculptures worth seeing in there own right in the garden and around the inside of the building. Make sure you go...More

Thank MikeNGlenys
Reviewed January 16, 2016

The palace is a beautiful construction - inside very few old sculptures and upstairs a modern painting gallery - not impressive

1  Thank Anda D
Reviewed December 20, 2015

A medieval palazzo with pretty gardens and impressive staircase for pics of the bride and groom - well worth a visit to see this lovely old building

Thank Janet U
Reviewed November 15, 2015

The building itself is interesting looking older that it really is, because it is fortified and thus has a norman or arab feel, rather than actually being from the 15C. Inside the Fondazione Mazzullo is really nice and you can check you sculptures in the...More

Thank HelenaGuerra
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November 8, 2017|
Response from FlowersA94 |
Any luck? as i would also love to book here for our wedding?
October 2, 2017|
Response from moirainitaly |
Hi Laura Did you find out how to contact them. I am in Australia and have the same problem. If you have any information can you let me know and I will let you know a,so if I find put anything. Cheers Moria