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Franciscan Church Still Under Reconstruction

This church was destroyed in the 1990s war and the interior of its replacement is still under... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
ITBJ55
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Baltimore, Maryland
Worth a look

The church is undergoing renovations right now but it's still so close to the market and bridge... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
judylT5849GY
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Burlington, Canada
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1 week ago
“Franciscan Church Still Under Reconstruction”
2 weeks ago
“Worth a look”
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Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This church was destroyed in the 1990s war and the interior of its replacement is still under construction. Weekday masses are held in the unfinished basement chapel at 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. in Croatian. This chapel is accessible only via a long flight of...More

Thank ITBJ55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The church is undergoing renovations right now but it's still so close to the market and bridge that you can still enjoy it.

Thank judylT5849GY
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First we visited the bell-tower. There are 370 steps to the top, but you can avoid most of them by taking the lift. When you reach the top, you get a great view of the city. The nice young man at the entrace told oss...More

Thank Tati L
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We saw that the church was closed, but we were interested more in the Peace Bell-tower. We wanted to see the view. On the entrance we saw the table, that it was open every day. Then next one, you could have more information in the...More

Thank Tamás P
Reviewed 9 January 2017

interesting place but not amazing. just a good place to see. very tall tower looks cool, but unfortunately was closed when we arrived.

Thank marcin w
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A rebuild of the old Catholic church which the Ottomans had helped to build in 1866, destroyed in the recent war but now built in a modern style, in contrast to the nearby old city. The high bell-tower is a guiding landmark. It's fairly stark...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This was completely re-built after the Balkan wars and is all concrete. The tower is 107 metres tall and dominates the town, easy to use as a land mark for the car park. It did not feel like a church.

1  Thank Drachsi
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Take the lift! The views from the top of the campanile are breathtaking and a great way to get orientated in Mostar. There is a gift shop at the top selling everything from souvenirs to history books. I picked up a brilliant one on the...More

1  Thank dFitz89
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Many in Mostar will say to you that the tower of the church was built intentionally so high so as to ruin the overall balance (and average height) of buildings in Mostar. The tower really looks disproportionate when compared to other parts of the city...More

Thank IgorMarkovic
Reviewed 2 August 2016

The church is over 100m height but is not yet ready as there is still o lot of work to be done inside.

Thank George A
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