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Underground Marvelous Mosaics!

Well worth adding to your list of sights in Ravenna - look downwards rather than upwards! These... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fiona A
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Beccles, United Kingdom
What a surprise the 'stone carpets' are mosaic floors UNDER the church

To find this we followed a map that took us from one of the main shopping streets, down a side... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
M H
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Citta della Pieve, Italy
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth adding to your list of sights in Ravenna - look downwards rather than upwards! These mosaics are a relatively new discovery ( only a couple of decades ago) and found by chance. There are 14 "rooms" belonging to a Byzantine house dating back...More

Thank Fiona A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To find this we followed a map that took us from one of the main shopping streets, down a side street around a corner to an unimposing church alongside a restaurant but we were in for a surprise, so were they when they originally found...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stumbled upon this place looking for a dirrerent church. It is an archeological site that explains the sinking of Ravenna and treasures still being found!

Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

This is certainly important as one of the most recent discoveries in Italy from the 6th century. I absolutely get that. However you can walk the 14 rooms and 3 courtyards in about 5 mins - 10 if you’re really milking the 4 euro entry...More

Thank IvanaSydney2010
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

It’s a kind of new discovery, an excavation that found like a house from the roman bizantino time. The mosaics are really beautiful and superb! I was lucky to have someone explaining for a group exactly when I arrived there. A master peace, don’t miss...More

Thank adrianahaddad
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

A nice view of floor mosaics recovered from a Byzantine palace. However not worth the 4 euro price at the time of our visit in my opinion. Probably something for specialists

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This is definitely worth the visit. A recent discovery that gives you a sense of the history that is laying just a few meters under your feet as you walk through Ravenna. The Roman estate that was uncovered comes to life as you walk through...More

Thank SethSPollack
Reviewed 22 November 2017

These floors were only excavated a few years ago so they don't even appear in some guidebooks! But if you are a connoisseur of Roman art, these are quite wonderful. You enter through a rather scruffy little church into a small paydesk area and gift...More

Thank CalBristol
Reviewed 18 November 2017

It was included in my ticket of the TAMO during the Notte D'Oro, and it was quite interesting. It was a major discovery in the history of mosaics. I recommend going.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great place to visit to admire the old mosaic floor from the Roman times. Should not take more than 10 mins to visit.

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