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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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  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
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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 2 days 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
Reviewed 2 days ago

This church is the perfect metaphor for how Christianity consumed paganism. This was originally the site of a temple for Juno, Jupiter, and Minerva. The sacrificial alter and the original columns are built into the groundwork of the church. The surrounding area was originally a...More

1  Thank Kate K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It is a very historical and accessible place to visit in Zadar, Croatia. It's history hides between the walls and under its floor ( they used the columns of the Roman Forum as the base of the church). In front there is a museum of...More

Thank Raquel R
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

it is nice to see but I thing to go inside for 30 KN I don think so...nothing very special to see inside. but nuce square and you can meet there live sculpture also.

Thank TomasTa77
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Pretty cool church which you pay 20kn to get inside. While the whole church is not old most of it is. Pretty cool place to look around and explore. Takes maybe 10-15 mins total to walk around and enjoy the place. Worth the entrance fee...More

Thank Josh79b
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church has changed hands every 5 years for the last 500!!! Well worth a look, free to enter and very interesting.

Thank JohnEric2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went up the 180 steps to experience the wonderful view. Definitely worth the effort! Suitable for adults and older children, not toddlers or pre-schoolers

Thank johan i
Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional building, old church, at forum place in old town of Zadar. Really interesting monument. Must-see.

Thank Danilcek
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is a well preserved (or maybe renovated?) church. On a hot sunny day there's cool inside it and the 20 kuna entrance fee is enough to keep the crowd away, so you can check the church in relatively calm. However you can check the...More

Thank Ferenc B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed right in Old Town in Zadar near these beautiful churches and cathedrals and restaurants...only place to stay is in this area to experience it.

Thank MONIPE17
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