La casa del Nespolo

You can "enter" pages "Malavoglia" along the heart of the old Trezza, inside of which is the "House of the Medlar", the house from which the Malavoglias - Verga says - "you could hear snoring the sea" .
The Museum "House of the Medlar" is housed in an old house in the old town of Aci Trezza, next to the church of St. John. The architectural structure is typically Sicilian half of the nineteenth century, with a courtyard, a small garden and the entrance marked by a lava stone arch round arch. The interior is divided into two rooms: the first, the hall "The earth trembles," collects photographs, posters and various testimonies eponymous cinematic masterpiece by Luchino Visconti, which he filmed in Acitrezza, in 1947, with a cast of actors chosen entirely among the inhabitants of a small fishing village. The second, the "Room of the Medlar Tree", is home to world testimonials fishermen trezzoti the mid-nineteenth century, with a collection of ancient tools and everyday objects. Interesting photos taken personally by Giovanni Verga and the collection of letters to his brother Peter.