Basilica of Saint Michael
|Bazilika e Shën Mehillit|
Albanian: Bazilika e Shën Mëhillit
|Location||Arapaj, Durrës County|
|Built||5th-6th centuries AD|
The Basilica of Saint Michael (Albanian: Bazilika e Shën Mëhillit) is a basilica dedicated to Saint Michael, located in Arapaj, Durrës and declared Cultural Monument of Albania. The Basilica of Saint Michael is an early Palaeo-Christian church which is believed to back to the 5th or 6th century. A mosaic unearthed in the Basilica also demonstrates how engrained its culture was later on with the early Byzantine Empire.
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