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Discover 2 places to see in Aci Castello

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NORMAN CASTLE-CIVIC MUSEUM

Opened in 1985, provides a full path by reading the history of the territory. The archaeological section has artifacts and human tools of prehistory until the middle ages; the mineralogy section includes minerals of the islands of the Cyclops and Acicastello, including analcime, philipsite, herschelite, acicular aragonite, and quartz, Jaspers, agates and a chalky sulphury series. It also exposed a rich collection of minerals related to volcanic activity. Palaeontology section we find fossils attributable to the time interval that goes from the Mesozoic era to Pleistocene, ammonites, plant rema


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MUSEUM "CASA DEL NESPOLO"

The Museum "Casa del Nespolo" is housed in an old house in the old town of Aci Trezza, beside the Church of San Giovanni. The architectural structure is typically Sicilian one of mid-19th century, with the yard, a small vegetable garden and the entrance featuring a lava stone arch arches.
The Interior is divided into two rooms: the first, the "room" La terra trema "," collects photographs, posters and various testimonies of the eponymous masterpiece by Luchino Visconti film, which he shot in Acitrezza, in 1947, with a cast of actors chosen entirely between the inhabitants of the small village.


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