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European Day of Italian Literary Parks • 2018
Ravenna - Piazza del Popolo
MAR - Museo d'arte della città di Ravenna - Via di Roma, 13
Classense Library - Via Baccarini, 3
Date: 21/10/2018
Hours: 10am

For its 4th edition, the festival European Day of Literary Italian Parks opens the gates of all the "literary parks" to readers and travellers, including the city of Ravenna.

• The mosaics of Ravenna inside the Divine Comedy*** 
| From 10am
Meeting Place: Piazza del Popolo
Guided tour presented by Prof. Simonini, to discover the most important monuments, famous all over the world for the splendour of their mosaics.

>In the morning, Prof. Simonini will talk about Dante, showing all the connections between his works and the mosaic inside the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo. Visit to the Neonian Baptistery, Basilica of San Vitale and Mausoleum of Galla Placidia

>In the afternoon, visit to the main places related to Dante: the Church of Dante, better known as the Basilica of San Francesco, Dante's Museum, Quadrarco Braccioforte and Old Franciscan Cloisters. The tour ends at Casa del Mutilato, Salone dei Mosaici with the Presentation of the volume I mosaici ravennati nella Divina Commedia. Dal primo Canto dell'Inferno all'ultimo del Paradiso by Prof. Simonini. To end the day, AperiWine with typical local products and wines.
Participation fee: €55,00; €5,00-concession for Dante members. (The fee includes the guided tour to the city of Ravenna, entry tickets to the monuments, AperiWine, insurance, book Passeggiata per Ravenna - 100 monumenti in un giorno - the fee does not include lunch). Reservation is compulsory by 17th October:, info: +39 3204603033 / +39 3402610838



• Saturday 20th October
>The Classense Library | At 10am
Guided tour of the Library

>Free lunch

>?War is Over | At 3pm
Guided tour to the exhibition ?War is Over - ART AND CONFLICTS between myth and contemporaneity. The afternoon will end with a visit to the collections of contemporary mosaic Mosaici Contemporanei of the MAR Museum

Themed dinner with the ingredients mentioned in the Divine Comedy 

>Overnight Stay

2018 European Day of Italian Literary Parks 
• Sunday, 21st October
The mosaics of Ravenna inside the Divine Comedy | From 10am
Programme as above***

Participation fee: €160 per person (only if the minimum number of 20 participants is reached). The fee includes 1 night in a B&B*, guided tour of Ravenna, of the Classense Library, of the MAR Museum, entry tickets to the monuments, AperiWine, Dinner inspired to Dante, insurance, book Onorio, Galla, Teodorico - 3 leggende imperiali. For further information about the programme and the prices see the file Download IT (.pdf)

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Ravenna - Piazza del Popolo
MAR - Museo d'arte della città di Ravenna - Via di Roma, 13
Classense Library - Via Baccarini, 3

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