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Church St. Grisogono
Church of St. Grisogono
The church of St. Grisogono and its bell tower are the only surviving parts of the once vast Benedictine abbey, founded in the early Middle Age. The church was built in 10th century on the site of the Roman emporium, where there used to be a monastery and a church of St. Anthony from 6th century. This basilica was built in a Romanesque style, consisting of three parts which end in a semicircular apse. Baroque altar with three patron saints of St. Simon, St. Grisogono, St. Anastasia and St. Zoila made of white marble was built in 1701 as a people’s covenant against the plague.
Category: Temple Church Mosque, Old town,
Poljana Pape Aleksandra III (old town), Zadar 23000
44.116270, 015.226240 (44°06’58.6″N, 015°13’34.5″E)
GPS coordinates: 44.116270, 015.226240 (44°06’58.6″N, 015°13’34.5″E)
Address: Poljana Pape Aleksandra III (old town), Zadar 23000
Church of St. Grisogono is located in the old town of Zadar, around 50 meters away from the entrance of city Sea Gates (near the city port)
If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete u stari dio grada Zadra kod Morskih vrata (kod gradske luke). 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 crkvi sv. Krševana koja se nalazi kod Morskih ulaznih vrata u stari dio grada Zadra (ulaz kod luke). Hvala!
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