Mausoleum of Galla Placidia

Local nameMausoleo di Galla Placidia
LocationRavenna, Italy

The Mausoleum of Galla Placidia is a Roman building in Ravenna, Italy, built between 425 and 450. It was added to the World Heritage List together with seven other structures in Ravenna in 1996. Despite its common name, Galla Placidia was not buried in the building, a misconception dating from the thirteenth century; she died in Rome and was buried there, probably alongside Honorius in the mausoleum that became the Chapel of Saint Petronilla in Old Saint Peter's Basilica.

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Ravenna: UNESCO Monuments and Mosaics Guided Tour from 12 USD

Opening hours

Nov - Feb: 9:30 am - 5 pm
Mar: 9 am - 5:30 pm
Apr - Sep: 9 am -7 pm
Oct: 9 am - 5:30 pm

Admission

Full: €9.50
Reduced: €8.50
Children under 10: free

More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mausoleum_of_Galla_Placidia

Official website http://www.ravennamosaici.it/

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/RavennaMosaiciMosaics/

Twitter https://twitter.com/RavennaMosaici

Phone +39 544 541 688

Address Via San Vitale, 48121 Ravenna, Italy

Coordinates 44°25'15.454" N 12°11'49.528" E

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