Mausoleo di Galla Placidia
In the same complex as Basilica di San Vitale, the small but equally incandescent Mausoleo di Galla Placidia was constructed for Galla...
Basilica di San Vitale
Sometimes, after weeks of trolling around dark Italian churches, you can lose your sense of wonder. Not here! The lucid mosaics that...
Domus dei Tappeti di Pietra
Not nearly as impressive as the Unesco site mosaics, but still worth a look for serious aficionados, these 6th-century floor mosaics...
Economical prices, formidable home cooking and an attractive front terrace that's good for people watching mean this bustling trattoria...
Via Fiandrini 8 · interesting places nearby
Gruppo Mosaicisti information
Tucked around the side of San Vitale, this school offers a variety of mosaic-making courses, for beginners, experienced artists and those involved in professional restoration work.