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Belfry of St. Anselm
Church and Bell Tower of St. Anselm
The parish Church of St Anselm, which is the former Nin cathedral, is located in the center of Nin. It was built in the 6th century. Through history it suffered damage several times, nevertheless it was restored and assumed its present-day appearance in the 18th century. The bell tower, which was made from treated stone, dates from the 13th century and stands to the west of the church. It was restored in the 17th century. On one side of the Bell Tower the chapel of St Marcela called „Our Lady of Zečevo“ leans against the church. The church is from the 15th century and contains the statue of Our Lady with the Divine Child, as well as a Renaissance tombstone of Juraj Divnić. The church of Our Lady of Zečevo is the main annual holy place in the Zadar diocese – it is celebrated on the first Monday before the Ascension.
Category: Temple Church Mosque, Old town,
Župana Godečaja street, Nin 23232
44.242496, 015.183511 (44°14’33.0″N, 015°11’00.6″E)
The Church of St. Anselm holds a treasure trove of the parish church gold and silver, so if you have some spare time, it is worth a visit.
GPS coordinates: 44.242672, 015.183558 (44°14’33.6″N,015°11’00.8″E)
Address: Župana Godečaja street, Nin 23232
The bell tower and the Church of St. Anselm are located in the old town of Nin, at Župan Godečaj street.
If you are driving with a car, show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do zvonika i crkve Sv. Anselma koji se nalaze u starom dijelu
grada Nina u ulici Župana Godečaja. Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema zvoniku i crkvi Sv. Anselma koji se nalazi u starom dijelu
grada Nina, u ulici Župana Godečaja. Hvala!
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