"the church of the Savior & Franciscan Monastery" Franciscan Monastery Tip by nsbm

Franciscan Monastery, Dubrovnik: 25 reviews and 78 photos

  little Savior's Church and the big old Monastery
by nsbm

the small church was built in 1528 by the Senate -made up of patricians the political wealthy and landed gentry-it was done ingratititude for the city being saved from destrution by the earthquake of 1520. it also survived the bigger shake of 1667

The franciscan monastery built in the 1300s houses the orlds third oldest functioning pharmacy established in1317. Additionally it has a similarly famous collection of works in its reknowned library

Phone: +385 20 321 410
Website: http://www.dubrovnikcity.com/dubrovnik/attractions/franciscan_monastery.htm

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  • Updated Nov 12, 2006
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