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Via Zirardini Open-Air Gallery

Via Zirardini - Ravenna

Just two steps away from the central Piazza del Popolo and via Cavour, the VIA ZIRARDINI OPEN-AIR GALLERY is an outdoor gallery located right in the heart of Ravenna.

This suggestive street of the historical centre of the city has hosted every month, since summer 2021, posters dedicated to various forms of art: from photography to street art, from portraits to contemporary art.

The temporary exhibitions hosted in this open-air gallery are dedicated every month to a different theme, with focuses on special itineraries, works by local artists, events taking places in various places of the city and much more.


  • March 2023: Women of Ravenna
  • February 2023: Danza e Danze project
  • January 2023: 50th anniversary of the UNESCO Convention


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From 8th March 2023, the Via Zirardini Open-Air Gallery hosts an exhibition dedicated to women in history who were born or lived in Ravenna, or who have had a special relationship with the city.

A gallery of women who engaged in various fields, from politics to religion, from philosophy to mathematics, from literature to art.

The exhibition features, among others, portraits of Galla Placidia, Theodora, Anita Garibaldi, Emma Calderini, Augusta Gugù Rasponi del Sale and many others.

Further information

Opening times

Always visible.

How to get there

Via Zirardini is located in the heart of the historical centre of Ravenna, between Piazza del Popolo and via Cavour.

On foot: the area is easily reachable on foot from the nearby railway station.

By bus: all bus routes stop in Piazza Caduti per la Libertà, located 300 m away. For more information:

By car: access to the historical centre of Ravenna is limited. For more information on nearby parking areas, click HERE.

A cura della Redazione Locale

Last edit:3 April 2023

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