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Great church

Nice place lots of holly relics great tower - ask for animated visit - grizzly heads and bones on... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
RenaudGeorges
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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
via mobile
Unbelievable Museum, unique experience and very interesting church!

I was there this summer with my girlfriend and our friend. The church looks very Italian on the... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
KresimirZG
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Zagreb, Croatia
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This church contains the largest collection of saintly relics outside of Rome.
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good38%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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“small town” (2 reviews)
“bell tower” (2 reviews)
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Vodnjan, Croatia
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Nice place lots of holly relics great tower - ask for animated visit - grizzly heads and bones on display beside altar No pics allowed in church

Thank RenaudGeorges
Reviewed 10 September 2017

I was there this summer with my girlfriend and our friend. The church looks very Italian on the outside and very Austrian on the inside! We went to see the famous Mummies and relics which are in front of the alter, the Mummies are behind...More

Thank KresimirZG
Reviewed 20 June 2017

The church looks very Italian on the outside and very Austrian on the inside! Lovely pastel colours, not too overly decorated. We went to see the famous Mummies using the bus from Pula bus station which are regular. You have to pay to see them,...More

Thank MeandSally
Reviewed 28 April 2017

It would have been very easy to pass by this little town and its amazing church without knowing what we missed. Luckily my sister was in the back seat Googling the area. Some of my photos show the narrow road we had to walk down...More

Thank TravelingFreeWoman
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We had hoped to see the mummies and relics at this church and paid the 15 kunas each to get into the church (collected by a man who seemed oddly disturbed that we didn't march right up to the desk and pay, even though the...More

1  Thank Lizara K
Reviewed 27 September 2016

If you are in the area of Istria, it’s worth paying a visit to the Church of St Blaise at Vodnjan to see the remains of the saints’ bodies which are preserved without having been embalmed. The church member who greeted our small group was...More

1  Thank Miranda999
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Our family of 6 enjoyed a visit to this city and Church! Beware that even though it is hot in Croatia, covering shoulders and legs are one of the requirements to "enter" the Church. We were more than happy to cover-up, because we all really...More

Thank MyInterestingTrip
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We queued up for a very long time just to see the mummies. It was a bit disappointing as you can only see then from behind a barrier, so you can't get close. It's also very dark where they are kept, you only get a...More

1  Thank MrsCroatia
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

For everyone who is religion lover. they keep remains of saints, and other religious relics. The bell tower, which is located next to the church looks impressive.

Thank Hrvoje Z
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

We slipped into this church on a Sunday afternoon. It's stately, huge and with colorful stain glass windows. We talked to a docent at the front of the church who offered us options to see the little museum and/or the mummies behind the alter. The...More

Thank Feenixwest
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