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Mausoleo di Teodorico, Ravenna
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Designated as part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ravenna, Mausoleo di Teodorico was built by Theoderic the Great in 520 CE as his future resting place. After a military defeat, his bones were scattered, and the mausoleum was converted into the church of Sta. Maria della Rotonda. The floor floor is a decagon. The upper floor is a circle crowned by a dome 11 m (36 ft) in diameter made of limestone from Istria. The facade and portico were rebuilt in the 16th century. Make Mausoleo di Teodorico part of your personalized Ravenna itinerary using our Ravenna trip generator.
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  • among the sites is the further from the Centre (about 1 Km). It takes longer to walk than to visit. Access to the upper floor presents difficulties for people with disabilities. Inside an alleged fresco on the vault, an alleged sarcophagus of Theodoric, a legend legend refers to the crack in the roof, unknown and illegible inscriptions, unknown nature of a recessed into the wall beneath the cross to the East. You can feel satisfied to have seen the outside and the ground floor.
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  • a symbol of the cd. "barbarians" me of studies as a child in elementary school. Nice Park around ... ...
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  • Legendary locations linked to the myth of the Emperor Theodoric and the Byzantine culture. Very impressive red porphyry tub in the center of the upper floor
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