Personal tools


Use this tag in Flickr to mark depictions of this place's site(s):


or this one to mark objects found here:

Related Content from Pelagios


You are here: Home Ancient Places "Basilica" of San Vitale

Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

"Basilica" of San Vitale

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
Contributors: Noah Kaye
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jul 07, 2016 09:21 AM History
A church (but not a basilica) in Ravenna, Italy, established by Bishop Ecclesius in 526 AD and consecrated ca. 547 AD.

44.420563, 12.196399

church, church, monastery


Apse contains famous mosaics portraits of Justinian I and Theodora.

The basilica was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1996.

Coordinates verified in Google Earth at an eye altitude of 219m.

Atom, JSON, KML, RDF+XML, Turtle

Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, and Noah Kaye, '"Basilica" of San Vitale: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 14 May 2021]

            {{cite web |url= |title=Places: 73180225 ("Basilica" of San Vitale) |author=Becker, J., T. Elliott |accessdate=May 14, 2021 2:59 pm |publisher=Pleiades}}