Regional museum of Messina

Interesting
The regional museum displays works that date back to the Byzantine and Norman periods, and works by local artists, including a polyptich by the great Sicilian artist, Antonello da Messina. You can also see paintings by Caravaggio, dating from his visit to Messina in 1608-1609: the master of chiaroscuro greatly influenced the local artists.

Useful information

Adresse : 

Via della Libertà 465

Phone:

+39 090 361292

Price:

3 €

Opening hours

9am-6.30pm, Sun and Bank Hols 9am-12.30pm - closed Mon

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