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Casa Museo Appiano - CLOSED

Via Valverde 69, 97100, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
+39 338 654 5559
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Very Impressed! Very Touching!

Our guide told us about the Casa Museo Appiano which owner 's name is Appiano.His house is a museum... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2015
Houston_TxFriend
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Houston-Tx
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Unusual place to visit

We had a great guide from Noto, Luca Licitra of Turneinsicily.com. He knew several off the beaten... read more

Reviewed 24 April 2015
Sara G
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Kingston, New York
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The Appiano House MuseumAn itinerary of art, wine culture and memories of ancient times dishes in Sicily.The Appiano House Museum is in Ragusa Ibla, which was declared a cultural world Heritage by the UNESCO in 2002. It is a lovely old house furnished with valuable antiques.The House Museum is open to visitors and for special events, like gastronomic itinerary and wine tasting. There are six rooms with 180 antiques dating from the XVIII and XIX centuries. A Music Hall and a lovely Dining Room stand out among the other rooms. In the Music Hall visitors can admire a piano and a beautiful blue Louis XIV sofa, in the Dining Room a valuable walnut table finely set with silver cutlery and crystal glasses made in Murano. The Appiano House Museum is hidden among narrow old alleys, you can’t miss the opportunity to visit this place unique of its kind where you feel like time has stopped. Gastronomic Itinerary and traditional Sicilian flavorsThe Appiano House Museum offers a gastronomic itinerary serving traditional local dishes to visitors in a cosy and convivial atmosphere. The itinerary starts in the Music Hall with a welcome aperitif. Then they can go round the other rooms and finally reach the dining room where evocative ancient times dishes. Wine ItineraryIs a itinerary where learn about the oenological history and distinctive taste of Sicilian wines particularly the local ones.
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30 Aug 2015
“Very Impressed! Very Touching!”
24 Apr 2015
“Unusual place to visit”
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Via Valverde 69, 97100, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
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+39 338 654 5559
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Reviewed 30 August 2015 via mobile

Our guide told us about the Casa Museo Appiano which owner 's name is Appiano.His house is a museum with a lot of his life and his past . it's about a person so passionate for music and art and I got completely involved ....More

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Reviewed 24 April 2015

We had a great guide from Noto, Luca Licitra of Turneinsicily.com. He knew several off the beaten path places to visit. He took us to see Casa Museo Appiano. It was a richly baroque home lived in by a retired pianist who of course played...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

This was a beautiful home with many beautiful items. The owner played piano music for us and he was very pleasant. We had a translator so could understand his conversation his mother of 95 lives on one side of the house. Very interesting

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Reviewed 22 November 2014

Mr Appiano played three pieces on the grand piano in his museum/home and thus set the stage for viewing his wonderful collection of art. For art enthusiast this a must stop.

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