"THE OLD MARKETSOpening hours:..." Vucciria and other markets Tip by gm.soleblu

Vucciria and other markets, Palermo: 16 reviews and 26 photos

THE OLD MARKETS
Opening hours: Weekdays from the earl morning to the evening; closed on holidays.
LA VUCCIRIA
In Caracciolo square and neighbours, its name comes from the french word 'boucherie' that means butcher's market, but you can find everything: fresh fish, food stuffs, fruits & vegetables, clothes, etc.
All these things are displayed on stalls or hung in front of the stores giving the atmosfere of arabic suk.
IL CAPO
It develops between Sant'agostino street and Porta Carini; you can find everything like Vucciria market : goods, wearing (even used clothes), useful objets for the house.
BALLARO
It covers the old quarter of Albergheria from Carmine square to Ballaṛ square. Even here you can find everything you need.
CASA PROFESSA
It is near the omonimous square of Casa Professa. There are new and used clothes, materials and all kind of used things.
I LATTARINI
It is next to Borsa Square, its name cames from the arabic word 'Suk-el-attarin' it means groceries'market but even in this case it is not only for groceries. Today you can find canvas and ropes, wholesales of wool and cotton for embrodery, underwear, socks, handkerchief, military clothes for hiking, leather jackets, rubber boots, military boots, sailor jumpers and knitwear.
MERCATO DELLE PULCI
Flee market. Antiques and local modern objets. Open weekdays from morning until afternoon. Holidays half a day.

Address: Several Markets to choose from.
Directions: Located throughout the City of Palermo
Website: http://palermo.com/things-to-do/outdoor-markets/

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Sep 7, 2002
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