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Franciscan Church (Franciskanska cerkev)

Preshernov trg 4, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 242 93 00
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Preshernov trg 4, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 242 93 00
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

I'm not good at names so sometimes i refer this as the pink church as it really stands out from the old town. It was so pretty in pink that one would always have it as a background for picture. Didnt really went into the...More

Thank PEili K
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This church is worth to visit. It's lovely inside and located right at the main square of Ljubljana. I especially recommend visiting the church in December or January, because they prepare a lovely nativity scene.

Thank Flafi B
Reviewed 22 May 2017

A beautiful building. Advertised as being closed between 12-3pm (but we still were allowed in just after 12) Free to enter and beautiful. Worth a visit if you're near by, only takes a few mins

1  Thank Thomas W
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Most people who visit old town Ljubljana go to see the cathedral (and it is definitely worth a visit). However, this smaller church is also worth your time. This church is easy to find. It is located on Preseren Square (right across from the triple...More

Thank RandyRoss
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Nice place to spend the afternoon over there and enjoy having coffee in the sunshine with a view of the castle above.

Thank Anke S
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Built between 1646 and 1660, the church is located on Prešeren Square and can't be missed recognized by Its red color is symbolic of the Franciscan monastic order (It's quite pink actually). If you look at the main entrance door and look out at the...More

Thank majeo
Reviewed 21 March 2017

It is located on Preseren Square and makes a lovely photographic backdrop to the square. It was originally red, the symbolic colour of the Franciscan order, but it has faded to a more salmon pink colour today. Since 2008, it has proudly been deemed a...More

Thank Angela C
Reviewed 26 February 2017

This is the beautiful salmon-pink Church which appears in every photograph of Ljubljana! The Parish Church for Ljubljana, the interior is a lovely example of Baroque Architecture with ornate marble, painted murals, Side Chapels and a grand Altar. I was able to visit mid-morning. There...More

Thank debdancing
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Great old church to visit. While there I was able to go to mass done in English, German, and Slovene.Interesting to watch and listen to while away from home.

Thank Frank A
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Worth a visit inside as well as outside. Not overly ornate a nice place for a few moments of reflective thought

Thank Holstenkid
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