Syracuse, Sicily facts for kids
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|Province||Province of Syracuse|
|• Total||204 km2 (79 sq mi)|
|• Total||123,322 (31st)|
|• Density||593/km2 (1,540/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|Patron saints||Saint Lucy|
Syracuse (Italian: Siracusa, Sicilian: Sarausa) is a city in the region of Sicily in Italy. It is also the capital of the Province of Syracuse. About 125,000 people live in Syracuse. Syracuse is famous for being the place where Archimedes lived.
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