Mausoleum of Galla Placidia, Ravenna

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This mausoleum was built for one of the most powerful women in western history, although she was probably never buried here. It is filled with splendid Byzantine mosaics and marble tombs from the early 5th century.

Go Historic ID
318306
Short URL
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Names
Mausoleum of Galla Placidia
Address
Via degli Ariani
Ravenna, Italy
Coordinates
44.420973° N, 12.197061° E
Phone
0544 541688
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015

Timeline

May 9, 2008

Resources

  1. Official Website of Mausoleum of Galla Placidia Official website.