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Church of St. Donat

Trg Sv. Stoshije 4 | Trg Rimskog Foruma - Zeleni trg, Zadar 23000, Croatia
+385 23 250 829
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Trg Sv. Stoshije 4 | Trg Rimskog Foruma - Zeleni trg, Zadar 23000, Croatia
+385 23 250 829
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Try to visit this famous church when one of the concerts during the "Night of St Donatus" festival - then you will enjoy the splendid interior even more.

Thank Tarik D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just imagine the way od life here few hundred years ago... the walls are still talking. This is a must see

Thank Aninamama
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Church of St. Donat is round pre-Romanesque church which was called the Church of the Holy Trinity earlier. And from that time on carries the name of Saint Donat, by the bishop who had it built. Today its space is used, due to its extraordinary...More

Thank ksn1122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely view next to the forum. I love ancient buildings and this one was great to see. It has a great history.

Thank irenevk66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I just got back yesterday from a week in zadar. We climbed the tower at st Donat church yesterday and I recommend it as a must for anyone in zadar old town. It cost us 15 kuna each which is just over...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zadar Croatia... not on everybody's travel list... but what a gem of place this is, dominating the historic old town is the church of St.Donat.but most of all is the tower of which can be visited if you have the nerve to climb to the...More

Thank Wanderlust W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Take the time to see and photograph the architectural aspects. Do go upstairs. A remarkable re-use of Roman stuff for the foundation of the church.

Thank Henk Z
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located in a beautiful main square known as 'Trg' - Sveti Donat church is an amazing site to see as it is not shaped as a traditional church and has more of a cylindrical dome appearance. Great spot to relax in front of and often...More

Thank JeronimKrsto
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This church isn't your typical church in Europe. It had a very "old" feeling when you walk through. I adored the ceilings and how simple everything was here! If your looking for church pews and stained glass this place is NOT for you. I enjoyed...More

Thank Brandy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The whole area just takes you back to a time long gone, and the inside of the church is beautiful, but a little puzzling to us who are used to benches and squares.

Thank Surkeluggen
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