St Michael’s Church (Crkva Svetog Mihovila)

St Michael's Church (Crkva Svetog Mihovila)

St Michael’s Church (Crkva Svetog Mihovila) – located on Trg Antuna i Stjepana Radića on the corner with Ulica Kaporova and just across of the Municipal Hall is a church that is  first ever mentioned in documents from 1408, later restored in 1615 when it actually got it’s Baroque appearance.

Inside the church there is a Renaissance pulpit and the painting on the Baroque marble altar,  work of Domenico Maggiotto from 18th century.

At the beginning of the 19th century, the Classical Chapel of Our Lady of Healing was added to the southern side of the Church.

Next to the church, there is a stone stairway which leads to the hall of local church fraternity ‘Mihovilci’  aka Bratovština Blažene djevice Marije od utjehe , established in 1603.

St Michael's Church (Crkva Svetog Mihovila)

Location Map of St Michael’s Church (Crkva Svetog Mihovila):

St Michael's Church (Crkva Svetog Mihovila)
GPS Location coordinates: 42.960942, 17.135893

Crkva Svetog Mihovila - front facade

Crkva Svetog Mihovila - view from Opcina

Old Watercolor of Korcula’s Square is exhibited at the wall of Korcula’s Bishop’s Treasury Museum . It depicts the street scene from Korcula at the beginning of last century, in front of of Church Sveti Mihovil and Opcina – read more:

 More photos and info:

Old Watercolor of Korcula’s Square

Mihovilci 20.05.2013

Mihovilci 2012