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Via San Vitale, 48121, Ravenna, Italy
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As humble on outside as grand on inside. Beautiful scenes and fantastic mosaics images! Teens found it impressive

Thank yvesvd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Part of the whole World Heritage experience of the stunning mosaics in Ravenna. As with all of these sites try to get there early in the day to avoid crowds.

Thank Clockwise47597
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our favourite of the 5 locations included in the Basilica mosaic ticket. Small and exquisite

Thank Jo G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bout the 5 site combo ticket from the "Opera di Religione della Diocesi di Ravenna" for 11.5 Euros & no trouble seeing all 5 sites (plus a few others like the tomb of Dante) in less than a day--they are really close together!

Thank Manningjen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just go! You won’t regret it. Read a little bit of its history before your visit - you will appreciate it much more.

Thank Renato T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a little Roman building right next to the Basilica di San Vitale. From the outside you may hardly notice it, but inside it is filled with stunning blue mosaic walls and ceilings in almost perfect condition. I believe UNESCO state it is "the...More

Thank SevenoaksSinjun
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Whatever I had heard about or read about the mosaics of Ravenna still left me unprepared for the sheer beauty of what I saw with my own eyes. We had the benefit of a knowledgeable guide to explain the symbolism of the sequence of mosaics...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 14 June 2018

The mausoleum is right next to San Vitale, but the mosaics are also spectacular though on a smaller scale.

Thank rgl201
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed touring this beautiful mausaleum in Ravenna while there and it is very near a basilica that is also beautiful.

Thank Karen P
Reviewed 22 May 2018

very beautiful, an intimate gem of a place with spectacular mosaics. It is well worth getting the 5 sites ticket as the sites themselves are not huge - it is all about the mosaics after all. If you wanted to OD on gold and gorgeousness...More

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Tickets are for the entire collection of UNESCO sites in Ravenna (Museo Arcivescovile, Battistero Neoniano, Basilica Sant'Apollinare Nuovo, Basilica San Vitale, Mausoleo Galla Placidia) and it costs 9.50€ (regular ticket) or... More
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