Piazza Universita

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  • Address: Via Roccaforte, 95124 Catania CT, Italy
  • Tags: Square

The Piazza Università is a city plaza or square surrounded by four bronze lampposts representing the Catanian legends and the historical buildings from the 18th century. One of the most beautiful plazas of the city, the Piazza Università dates back to the end of the 17th century when architects like Antonino Battaglia, Giovanni Battista and Francesco designed the University building. On the eastern side, you can see the 1738’s San Giuliano palace, while to the south you can see the Palazzo Cilestri and Palazzo degli Elefanti from 18th century. The square is concluded by Gioieni d'Angiò building and the La Piana Palace.

How to Reach Piazza Universita

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  • Piazza Universita Address: Via Roccaforte, 95124 Catania CT, Italy
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  • 2.63% of people who visit Catania include Piazza Universita in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Piazza Universita visit around 3 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Piazza Universita

Monday and Thursday

95% of people prefer walking in order to reach Piazza Universita

People normally club together Catania Cathedral and Monastero Dei Benedettini while planning their visit to Piazza Universita.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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