Articles tagged 'portal'

Franciscan Monastery Church Portal

Franciscan Monastery Church Portal

The Portal of Franciscan Monastery’s Church – Although the construction of the Monastery started in 1320 s, the beautiful south portal of the church was made much later, in 1498, by Ragusan sculptors brothers Leonard and Peter Petrović. Sadly, in 1667, due to devastating earthquake, the the original church was completely destroyed and all what was left is this fantastic late Gothic portal and its Pieta

Read more » Franciscan Monastery Church Portal

St. Saviour Church (Crkva Svetog Spasa) – Dubrovnik

St. Saviour Church (Crkva Svetog Spasa) - Dubrovnik

St. Saviour Church (Crkva Svetog Spasa) was built in 1520 s immediately after the earth quake in Dubrovnik in gratitude that the town had been spared from destruction. It is a single nave building with a Gothic-cross-ribbed vault, considered to be the first comprehensive Renaissance style building in Dubrovnik,  designed and built by Korcula‘s  master builders Brothers Andrijic, who also built Korcula’s Cathedral. The church has

Read more » St. Saviour Church (Crkva Svetog Spasa) – Dubrovnik

Latest in Dubrovnik Travel Forum

  • Ancona to Dubrovnik by ferry
  • Car ferry Hvar to Dubrovnik
  • Return visit to Sobra (Mljet) from Dubrovnik Airport
  • Excursions or recommended day trips from Mljet