Church of Saint Blaise – Dubrovnik

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Church of Saint Blaise in Dubrovnik Old Town is also know as Crkva Svetog Vlaha. It is a Baroque church built between 1706 and 1714 on the site of a 14th-century Romanesque church  damaged in the 1667 earthquake. The church has a wide staircase and terrace that is popular place to sit and watch the world go by.

In the interior of the church there are various art objects on display some of them saved from the damaged church.

The most popular display is a statue of the Sveti Vlaho from 15th century, holding model of the Dubrovnik town.

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Feast of St. Blaise is a festival held on 3rd of February each year in honour Staint Blaise (Sveti Vlaho) the city’s patron saint. The festival includes procession, parade and numerous street celebrations.

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Location Map of Church of Saint Blaise :

Map of Church of Saint Blaise - Dubrovnik

Address:

Address: Luža Trg  (Square) 20000 Dubrovnik
Opened daily 9 am to 8 pm
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