• 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.

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Living Stone – Announcing the gospel in Art

Free Guided Tours  S.Vitale, S. Apollinare Nuovo, Battistero Neoniano, Cappella Arcivescovile  Dates of Our Service: 10:30am – 1:30pm and 2:30pm – 4:30pm October 5, 2014 November 9, 2014 December 7, 2014…

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The Apostles in the mosaics of Ravenna

Mons. Guido Marchetti has edited these book, now available at San Paolo library in via Canneti, Ravenna and in all bookshops of Opera di Religione…

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Extraordinary opening for the Basilica St. Vitale and Mausoleum of Galla Placidia

Extraordinary opening for the Basilica St. Vitale and Mausoleum of Galla Placidia on January 1st from 2.30 pm till 5.00 pm (last entrance 4.45 pm). Opera di Religione…

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Closed Christmas and New Year’s Day

We inform tourists that Diocesan sites: Basilica St.Vitale, Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Basilica St.Apollinare Nuovo, Neonian Baptistery and Archiepiscopal Museum will be closed on December…

Insights
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The Basilica of San Vitale was listed among the “19 Most Stunning Sacred Places Around the World”

Travel recommendation! The Basilica of San Vitale in Ravenna was listed among the “19 Most Stunning Sacred Places Around the World” by The Huffington Post. Here’s…

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Maria nei mosaici di Ravenna

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