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Franciscan Church

Ulica Vita Kraigherja 2, Maribor, Slovenia
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Beautiful and full of history

Franciscan church in Maribor is one of the most beautiful churches in this city and one of the 7... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Romana T
Maribor, Slovenia
via mobile
Pretty but unremarkable

Nice church across from the tourism info point. We looked around while waiting for our guided tour... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
Los Angeles, California
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7 Dec 2017
“Beautiful and full of history”
6 Aug 2017
“Pretty but unremarkable”
Ulica Vita Kraigherja 2, Maribor, Slovenia
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Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Franciscan church in Maribor is one of the most beautiful churches in this city and one of the 7 basilic in Slovenia. Church was built in 1900 and its 58 m high and has 3 bells. It was built with red bricks and it has...More

Thank Romana T
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Nice church across from the tourism info point. We looked around while waiting for our guided tour. Typical of churches in this region.

Thank strangersblog
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Basillica of Our Mother of Mercy. Beautiful outside and inside. It is the oldest Basillica in Slovenia and one of the biggest Churches in Slovenia. The main altar in made from 17 tipes of marble. Worth of seeing.

Thank Samanta T
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Maribor has just one big church with two towers in the middle of the town. It is not the most impostant church (it is not a cathedral). The image with red, brick building is one of the symbols near the castle and not far from...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 21 March 2016

From outside the brick building looks rather sober. But nevertheless interesting and a fine piece of Architecture. From inside a church with many Art Deco components and as well beautiful due to being very light and simple.

Thank Abusultan
Reviewed 15 January 2016

The Franciscan church has light airy feel to it. A tall nave but with open sides and plenty of windows add to this affect. There are some nice murals The mosaics above the entry way are particularly nice.

1  Thank tradIndy
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Not much to this church really. Brown bricks outside and plain simple as well inside. Near the border of the old town where cars are not permitted. Only pedestrians

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 23 September 2014

Nice beautiful franciscan church is located close to the center and railroad station. Looks very good outside and inside. I really enjoyed by internal architecture.

Thank Alexei G
Reviewed 9 August 2013 via mobile

What is mostly of interest about this church is its beautiful red facade. It waa built around in the 1900s.

Thank Frequent-Travel-MT
Reviewed 28 January 2013

The church looks uniquely classic from the outside cuz its red and beautiful in the inside. This is the first church that I visited during my Euro trip and i think it did great as a beginning. Must visit! :)

2  Thank Thia R
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