- 4 hours
- Capo Market
- Immacolata Concezione
- Palermo's Cathedral
- Ballaro Market
- Casa Professa
- 4 hours with a Ph.D. or MA level guide
Rachele has a degree in History of Art from the University of Palermo. Her dissertation was on Gender and Racial Studies in the feminist movement. After University, she completed a Master degree on Museum Organization and Management at the Cattolica University in Milan. At the same time she completed a four- month stage at the Museum of Contemporary Art “ Villa Zito” in Palermo where she reorganized the main picture gallery.Rachele is a member of Associazione Osservatorio Outsider Art and she has delivered lectures on such topics as naif painters in Sicily and Puglia.Occasionally, she contributes to the organization of Art events at the local Gallery “Beatrice “, at Palazzo Sambuca, that specializes in late nineteenth- century Sicilian and Neapolitan painting.An area in which she has proved particularly successful is dealing with groups of children or elementary-school students. She has joined in an initiative taken by the local administration meant to show junior citizens the most outstanding landmarks of the area they live in.
Naida is an Art Historian with a Master’s Degree in Art History from the University of Palermo, and a Master’s Degree in Cultural management, from the University of Rome. She specialized in contemporary art, and for the past few years, she has been involved in developing educational programmes for both children and adults, in various schools and museums across Sicily. Naida lives in Palermo and loves to take her groups through off the beaten paths. She is also passionate about local cuisine and loves to lead walks that are related to the city’s ancient markets, and its now world famous street food.
Alba was born in Sciacca a few miles from the Valley of Temples in Agrigento. She is an art historian and a goldsmith. She took her MA degree at the University of Palermo and she specialized in Old Sicilian Jewelry, studying styles and marks of jewels from shrines and private collections. Her main interests include crafts and traditions in Sicily as well as archaeology. She is a member of cultural associations working for knowledge and promotion of the historic-artistic heritage and for the experiential tourism development.