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Badija: The Franciscan Monastery

Badija: The Franciscan Monastery

The Franciscan Monastery on Badija, built in 14th and 15th century is called The Franciscan monastery of the Assumption of the Mary. The monastery complex consists of several parts (see plan) including The Church of Our Lady of Mercy (Crkva Gospe od Milosti), The Cloister , The Chapel of the Holy Cross and the monastery part. The Church of …

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Badja: The Church of Our Lady of Mercy

Badja: The Church of Our Lady of Mercy

The Church of Our Lady of Mercy (Crkva Gospe od Milosti) on Badija is a part of Franciscan Monastery complex (see the plan of the complex). The church was built in 16th century as a typical Franciscan church consisting of one rectangular nave and an apsis. Built in the Gothic-Renaissance style the Church features lovely portal …

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Badija: The Chapel of the Holy Cross

Badija: The Chapel of the Holy Cross

Chapel of the Holy Cross is a part of Franciscan Monastery on Badija  ( see the plan) and was built in period between 1729 and 1763 by Franciscan monks living in the Monastery at the time. It was designed by Venetian architect Giorgio Massari one of the masters of that period. Situated on …

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