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Domus dei Tappeti di Pietra

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Address: via Barbiani | ingresso chiesa di S. Eufemia,, 48121, Ravenna, Italy
Phone Number: 0544 36136
10:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Having spent the last week in Ravenna and seen most of the sights this still surprises and amazes. It has style and beauty. Do go to see it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
neil c
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Having spent the last week in Ravenna and seen most of the sights this still surprises and amazes. It has style and beauty. Do go to see it.

Thank neil c
New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Just a bit from the historic center you find these mosaic floor pieces that will take your breath away. Not as flashy in color as the churches, but these Roman works make up for it in intricacy of pattern and size.

Thank Mike N
Athens, Greece
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It worth your time to see these fantastic mosaics!If you will visit the city of Ravenna,you will see, all the monuments, near to you!Just see them!

Jerusalem, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unfortunately not included with either combination ticket, this is still worth visiting. It takes you a few centuries back before most of the famous Ravenna mosaics and these are on the floor rather than the walls and ceiling. Highly impressive in any case.

Thank bunnyjlb
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ravenna has loads of mosaic ceilings- here we've got a relatively recent find from Ravenna's Roman past- a carpet of fabulous mosaics, stretching across an extensive underground space. The information boards are in Italian, but we managed to glean the processes that archeologists had gone through as they dug through layer upon layer of history- through medieval floors, medieval burial... More 

Thank nibblepibbley
Darwin, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was hard to find but well worth the trouble. The mosaics are still fresh and beautiful and the layout gives an insight into the life of wealthy people centuries ago. There are beautiful mosaics all over Ravenna and these whilst not as ornate are just as beautiful and preserved.

Thank Lyn M
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I heard about the discovery of these in the 90's and they're the reason I first wanted to visit Ravenna! This was the first place we visited on our day trip from Bologna. 3 metres below the Church of St Euphemia in via Barbiani, the carpet stretches for ages, it's wonderful! The audio guide in English was really informative and... More 

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Ferrara, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

One of the greatest Late Antique Domus. An example of archaeological excavation and museology project. Excellent restoration of floor mosaics

Thank giovibucci
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

Slightly hidden, this beautiful church houses amazing floor mosaics. 2 mosaics are very special: The Four Seasons and The Shepherd. Worth a visit!

Thank nanikaprague
Shanghai, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

I suggest this visit as you can see mosaic in a different context from churches. It reminded me of the ancient Romans dwells. Very poor explanation. Next step would be explaining to visitors in an interactive way how people used to live in this beautiful space. Entry ticket EUR 4,50

Thank E V

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