Tomb of Dante

Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), the author of the Divine Comedy and the founder of the Italian language, died in exile at Ravenna. His tomb is crowned with a classical monument built in the 18C.

Useful information

Address : 

Via Dante Alighieri 9

Price:

free of charge

Opening hours

high season 10am-6pm; rest of year: 10am-4pm - closed Mon

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