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Ravenna Archaeological Site/Ruins

This archaeological site with lovely mosaics was uncovered in 1993 during digging for an underground parking garage near the 18th-century church of Santa Eufemia. Ten feet below ground level lie the remains of a Byzantine palace dating from the 5th and 6th centuries AD. Its beautiful and well-preserved network of floor mosaics displays elaborately designed patterns, creating the effect of luxurious carpets.

Archaeological Site/Ruins

Quick Facts

Via Barbiani
Ravenna, Emilia-Romagna  48121, Italy

0544-32512

www.domusdeitappetidipietra.it

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: €4, Closed weekdays early Jan.–Feb.; closed Mon. mid-Nov.–late Dec.

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