Dedicated to St. Apollinarus (Ravenna's first bishop), this 6th-century basilica is known for its two rows of ancient mosaics that stretch the length of the nave, telling biblical stories.

Facts & Stats on Sant'Apollinare Nuovo

Go Historic ID
318307
Names
Sant'Apollinare Nuovo
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo
New Basilica of St. Apollinarus
Dates
c. 500-60
Tags
World Heritage Site#788; since 1996

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Via Di Roma
Ravenna, Italy
Contact
0544 541688

Resources for Sant'Apollinare Nuovo

  1. Official Website of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Sant'Apollinare Nuovo - Ravenna, Italy