In this place the anti-mafia prosecutor Paolo Borsellino and 5 members of his security detail died on the 19th of June 1992. The mafia blew off a bomb hidden in a car parked in the street while the prosecutor was going to visit his mother.
TRAVELTOUR Discover Via d'Amelio in these tours:
Sicily: beyond the Godfather (Study trips)What do you know about Sicily? What was it, what is it now? Who are the Sicilians? And what is the Mafia? A study trip targeted to foreign students, meant to propose our answers to these and many other questions. An eye-opening experience, as Sicily can be a key to interpret our present.
- 8 days
- minimum 20
- 18 - 99years
Antimafia Bike Tour PalermoThe old town, the waterfront, Via Libertà, the 'Falcone Tree' Memorial: pedal along 12 kilometers between the center and the outskirts to discover the city that is reborn and will never forget its past.
- 1 days
- minimum 2
- every Sunday