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Franciscan Church (Franciskanska Cerkev)

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Address: Presernov trg 4, Ljubljana, Slovenia

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The church is colorful from outside, pinkish building on the main square. The inside of the church is also nice.

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 13, 2015
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

You can't deny the placement of this Church in the middle of the town, but of the half dozen churches I've seen in Ljubljana this one is the least.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

The church is colorful from outside, pinkish building on the main square. The inside of the church is also nice.

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Goa Velha, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Pinkish Building on Preseren square. Beautifully lit at night. Free entrance if you can negotiate the people sitting on the steps. Steps are great to sit and people watch.

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Aberdeen, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

This is a beautiful place to go to church, especially around St. Nikolas feast day and Christmas time. The music is superb and the congregation is usually full to the brim.

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Marsascala, Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The most pronounced building on the Preseren Square, this colourful church is worth a look both from the outside and from the inside, especially due to its beautiful organ.

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Attard, Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Not a large Church but the building is rather imposing in the middle of the square. Worth taking a look inside, the organ at the back of the Church at the top is lovely.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Seen only outside of this church, as in Prešeren Square. Is nice because of it's colour, and is lighted at evenings and seems more beautiful. Is the parish church of Ljubljana - Annunciation Parish. Its red colour is symbolic of the Franciscan monastic order. Since 2008, the church has been protected as a cultural monument of national significance of Slovenia.

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Padua, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

It was Sunday so we attended mass . It was in Slovenian of course so did not follow well . It was a lovely service and we even managed to sing a bit along with the hymns because it was all up on a screen karaoke style. A lovely mass .

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Wrotham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

After the grandeur of the Cathedral of St Nicholas this was a little disappointing, particularly as there was a lot of internal scaffolding! However it is certainly worth a look and is just off the main square.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

a very nice church. I felt a little uncomfortable going inside as there was a group of 8 inebriated men on the steps, but i took another set of steps and they didn't bother me. Worth a short visit.

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