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Address: Piazza Capitolo 1, 33051 Aquileia, Italy
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+39 0431 91067
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9:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun 9:00 am - 10:00 am
11:30 am - 7:00 pm
Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 pm
6:45 pm - 7:00 pm

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Excellent mosaics

This is still a functioning church and free to visit apart from the crypt. Well worthy of inclusion as part of this world heritage site

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is still a functioning church and free to visit apart from the crypt. Well worthy of inclusion as part of this world heritage site

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unlike other Italian religious architectural heritage, this one is noted for the magnificent mosaic floor which has been almost completely preserved! The frescoes at the back of the alter are also quite interesting. A must see!

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Ponte Nossa, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

It was the second time I went to Aquileia. The Basilica is definitely beautiful, the atmosphere as well as the spectacular mosaic on the floor. All the city gives you an idea of what could it be to live in Romans' times. Within a sunny day it becomes really a suggested visit. I suggest also the cemetery on the back... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016

I was blown away by the mosaic inside the cathedral and the frescoes in the crypts were amazing. Just amaizing..

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Budapest, Hungary
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 27, 2016

We were traveling from Grado to Venice when we stopped to visit this attraction. This grandiose ancient building is a must-see sight with its original ancient mosaic floor and frescos. The view is beautiful from the tower. Don't miss the opportunity to visit this historical place if you are in the region.

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Tokyo
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2016 via mobile

UNESCO world heritage in Italy. Aquileia, with its immense archaeological site and its Patriarchal Basilica, is an artistic and historical treasure trove. Located in Udine Province. It was also one of the largest and richest Mediterranean cities. Aquileia’s Patriarchal Basilica, built c. 1000, and brilliant with its magnificent 4th-Century mosaics. It is an impressive work of religious architecture.

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Slovenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016

It's a lovely basilica, very ''ordinary'' made without ''kitsch'' stuff. The mosaics are incredible!

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Thank Tanja H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 21, 2016 via mobile

Today decided to visit this place after being informed its worth a visit. Started by visiting all sites which were recently excavated I must say it was well explained on different sights on boards. After asking the tourist information office who were very pleasant and well informed about the history of the sites and the Basilica I was directed to... More 

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Kaunas, Lithuania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

Modern design to show the best mosaics on the floor.Great to explore and feel the ancient Christianity development. The same visit you pay for crypts, surprising baptistery and tower (was closed at my visit).

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Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

So old and so beautiful, first surpise is the size of this basilica which is the rest of former monastry.The interior has a nave and two aisles, with a noteworthy mosaic pavement from the 4th century. Mosaic is clear and well preserved. Very nice is 5th-century baptistry. Nearby is interesting archeological site

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