Guided tour • Discover Theoderic's Palace
(The so-called) Theoderic's Palace - via di Roma, angolo via Alberoni
Dates: from 09/06/2018 to 30/06/2018 (on Saturdays)
Have you ever visited the so-called Theoderic's Palace?
Its name refers to the architectural remains of a building overlooking the today's Via di Roma, next to the Church of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo. According to some sources, the building is the remaining part of a 7th-8th-century gatehouse erected for the surveillance of the residence of the exarchs (i.e. the governors of Italian provinces ruling on behalf of the emperor of Byzantium). Other sources believe instead that the remains originally represented the atrium-arcade of a former medieval church.
Every Saturday operators of the Polo Museale dell'Emilia Romagna will guide you to discover this monumental site, for a journey back to the past of Ravenna's history.
Free admission and guided tour-fee: 1€
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Last modified date: 19/06/2018