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Call for PhD students and post-doctoral fellows specialising in Mithras

On the occasion of the exhibition, the Royal Museum of Mariemont invites five experts from Europe to emulate the research on the cult of Mithras.


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Some places to visit

  • Mithraeum of Naples

    The Mitreo della crypta neapolitana was used a des legends about its use, from a cult place devoted to Priapus to celebrate Aphrodite.

  • Mithräum von Mundelsheim

    The two altars found in the Mithraeum of Mundelsheim, one of Sol and the other of Luna, are exposed in situ.

  • Mithraeum of Caernarfon

    The Mithraeum of Caernarfon, in Walles, was built in three phases during the 3rd century, and destroyed at the end of the 4th.

  • Mithraeum of Rožanec

    According to Hitzinger remnants of animal bones were found in front of the relief of the Mithraeum at Rozanec.



Comments from visitors


    Ron Myers

    I was wondering if any mithraea have been found in Florence. Thanks.

    on Aion of Florence

  • Alex

    I'd have liked to see the face of the carabinieri when they discovered the sculpture.

    on Carabinieri recover a Mithras Tauroctony about to be sold on the black market



    Look at that the satisfaction of that man who's showing that discover during the time the sanctuar o...

    on Head of Mithras from the Mithraeum of Angers


    Alex Cruz

    Excelente trazado de arquitectura, agradezco que la hayan compartido.

    on Del mitraísmo a la masonería. Una historia de las ideas



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