Regional museum of Messina
Viale della Libertà 465, 98100 Messina Route Planner
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daily except Mon 9am-6.30pm (Sun 12.30pm)


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.


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