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Cathedral of Catania

Practical info

Type of location: Church

Cathedral of Catania

Piazza del Duomo, 95100 Catania CT

Tel +39 339 485 9942

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Historical description


The Jewish presence in Catania seems to date from at least the 4th century, as attested by a tomb from 383. During the Middle Ages there were two Jewish quarters in the city, each with a synagogue. The first was located in the heights of Montevergine, the second in ... Read more