Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Rab)
The cathedral was built in the period of early Christianity, during the 4th century. However, later it got the characteristics of romanticism. The church gets its final shape during the 15th century when it was last updated. The church has a number of different images, relics and statues, among which stands out the statue of St. Christopher, the patron saint of the island. The cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a three-nave church with many motifs and works of art dedicated to Our Lady. Among these, the Byzantine icon, a painting of the Assumption of Mary and numerous other statues. Near the church is a bell tower, which dates from the 13th century.
Category: Old town, Temple- church- mosque,
Skaline fra A. Testena, Rab 51280 (Old Town)
44.754217, 014.761852 (44°45’15.2″N, 014°45’42.7″E)
00385 (0)51 724 805
Sumer 10:00-12:00h and 18:30-21h; winter 16:00-18:00h
Near the cathedral is the largest bell tower (St. Mary) in the Rab. You can get on it,
the view is great.
GPS coordinates: 44.754217, 014.761852 (44°45’15.2″N, 014°45’42.7″E)
Address: Skaline fra A. Testena, Rab 51280 (Old Town)
The cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is located in the old part of the town of Rab, in the Skaline fra A. Testena Street.
If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do starog dijela grada Raba (idemo u katedralu Uznesenja Blažene Djevice Marije). 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 katedrali Uznesenja Blažene Djevice Marije koja se nalazi u starom dijelu grada Raba. Hvala!
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