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Monastery of Our Lady
Monastery of Our Lady of Snow
Blessed Virgin Mary of the Snows is dedicated by the monastery and church in Cavtat. Due to the stimulus of Dubrovnik’s Friars Minor the monastery was founded in 1484, while the church was built in 1493. The entire complex has a rectangular shape with a beautiful garden located on the north side, while the church is located in the east wing. The monastery was occupied by a high school founded by Frano Jurić, and was also a keeper of the Baltazar Bogišić foundation. Today, the monastery is famous for hosting artistic events. Together with the church, in 1984 it was declared a cultural monument. The church is rich in works of art, such as works of Celestin Medović, Vlaho Bukovac and others.
Category: Temple Church Mosque,
Obala A. Starčevića, Cavtat 20210
42.583465, 018.214564 (42°35’00.5″N, 018°12’52.4″E)
00385 (0)91 549 9870,
00385 (0)20 478 372
GPS coordinates: 42.583465, 018.214564 (42°35’00.5″N, 018°12’52.4″E)
Address: Obala A. Starčevića, Cavtat 20210
The Monastery of Our Lady of the Snow is located in the center of Cavtat in Obala A. Starčevića Street (at the main waterfront, near the monument of Fran Supilo)
If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do samostana Gospe od snijega koji se nalazi u centru Cavtata, na Obali A. Starčevića (na glavnoj rivi kod spomenika Franu Supilu). 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 samostanu Gospe od snijega koji se nalazi u centru Cavtata, na Obali A. Starčevića (na glavnoj rivi kod spomenika Frano Supilo). Hvala!
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