• Sant’Apollinare Nuovo Sant’Apollinare Nuovo
  • Archiepiscopal Museum Archiepiscopal Museum
  • Neonian Baptistery Neonian Baptistery
  • Galla Placidia Galla Placidia
  • San Vitale San Vitale
History of Ravenna

After the Etruscans came the Umbrans (4th and 5th centuries BC) to settle in the area of Ravenna. Towards 350 BC the Umbrans succumbed to the Celts who left an important imprint but who also had to give way to the emerging power of Rome.

Mosaico di notte

Mosaics by night!

During “Mosaic by Night” extraordinary opening of Basilica S.Vitale and Mausoleo di Galla Placidia from June 26th to September 4th on Tuesdays and Fridays from…

copertina donne mosaici

The women in the mosaics of Ravenna

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San Vitale

BASILICA S.VITALE – From April to November

From April 5th to November 8th 2015, on Sundays celebration of the Holy Mass. Tourist visits will be interrupted from 10.00 a.m. to 11.45 a.m.

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(Italiano) Il Risorto cammina con la sua Chiesa. I discepoli di Emmaus nella Basilica di Sant’Apollinare Nuovo.

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Battistero Neoniano (3)

The Apostles in 5th and 6th century a.D. monuments in Ravenna

Apostles are constantly presentin 5th and 6th century A.D. monuments in Ravenna. They are portrayed either full-length or half-length inside precious clipei. Identified, at times,…

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