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Rijeka’s St. Vitus Cathedral is the only Baroque rotunda of monumental dimensions built on Croatian land. The construction of this church began in 1638 based on the design of the Jesuit architect G. Brian. The eminent Venetian church, Santa Maria...more
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Grivica 11, Rijeka 51000, Croatia
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+385 51 330 879
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is one of most famous building in Rijeka, special cause round shape church, can visit fast and it is memorable and free!

Thank NGoran
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Free to get into, and was nice and quiet when we visited. Although beautiful it was quite plain inside and only takes minutes to see all of it.

Thank Li S
Reviewed 14 May 2018

A church with a round shape! During my visit it was closed, I could not enter. I wish I had seen better!

Thank Viorel I
Reviewed 25 August 2017

A church with a curious architecture: round shape! My visit was closed, I could not enter. I wish I had seen better!

Thank Alfredo C
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely for a wander into. Entrance is free and we were given scarfs to cover our shoulders and knees up.

1  Thank Rachel595
Reviewed 22 July 2017

This large Baroque church dedicated to the patron saint of the city was built by the Jesuits between 1638 and 1742. Bullet holes show the more recent history from the Homeland War. A very busy attraction. Magnificent Baroque alters and a gothic crucifix adorn the...More

2  Thank jbwa48
Reviewed 17 June 2017

When strolling around the old city take some time to stop and see the Cathedral. The round shape, the bullet holes and by all means the entry doors. The doors tell a wonderful story. Can't take pictures inside but still worth taking a quick look.

Thank SFBzoo
Reviewed 14 June 2017

The most beautiful church in Rijeka. It's a shame that it's closed sometimes, but it's really quite a thing to see

Thank Ana C
Reviewed 22 March 2017

allways full of visitors and turist, central rijeka church, inside this church is some relicts that have some old energy, you can feel it if you go behind the oltar, but after quick visit i suggest nice pint in irish pub just next door, small...More

Thank Karlo H
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Very special piece of history. Very nice church, basically a must-see in Rijeka. Unique from outside in architectural way, unique from inside in artificial way.

Thank dolfort
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