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The archaeological area of Paliki, home of the most important shrine of the Sicilian population, is regularly open to the public since January 2006. The area was famous in antiquity as the seat of the sanctuary of the Palici, sons of Zeus and the nymph Scion. Excavations since 1995 by the Soprintendenza BB. CC. AA. Catania, allowed to investigate on Rocchicella the remains of a city dating back to the IV sec.a.C. and have identified in front of the cave that opens at the foot of the Hill architectural structures, largely attributable to the sanctuary, and anthropogenic layers dating back to a
Nineteenth-century noble palace in neo-classical style and House Sicilian writer. In the different living areas such as the alcove, the studiolo and the library, the noble décor, newspaper clippings, prints and photographs dating back to the youth of the writer, a service from smoke, two etchings by Telemaco Signorini Florence depicting the Old and a humorous vignette of Ugo Fleres. Among the historic goods, a letter of protest against the French occupation aimed at stopping the Italian Risorgimento. The Museum houses the book heritage of 1300 volumes of the library of the Capuchin Fathers.