Palazzo Corvaja, Taormina

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Palazzo Corvaja (sometimes spelt Palazzo Corvaia) is a medieval palace in Taormina, Sicily, Italy, dating from the 10th century. It was principally built at the end of the 14th century and is named after one of the oldest and most famous families of Taormina, which owned it from 1538 to 1945.


On four main floors and constructed around a courtyard, the Moorish Gothic palazzo is crenellated. The principal floor has fenestration of pairs of lancet windows divided by columns. The courtyard walls are decorated by reliefs illustrating The Creation.


Today the palazzo is used as an exhibition centre.
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  • For its small size it packs a big punch. Intetesting architecture and history. Includes information office.  more »
  • One of the reasons for visiting Sicily is to experience the immense history of the area. This building captures several of the key historic periods in one structure.  more »
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  • Taormina was beautiful and the view amazing. We didn't go in the palace. We were too early.
  • Impressive courtyard
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