6 Sights in Piran / Pirano, Slovenia (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Piran / Pirano, Slovenia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Piran / Pirano, Slovenia.

Sightseeing Tours in Piran / Pirano

1. Cerkev Sv. Petra

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Cerkev Sv. PetraJános Korom Dr. from Wien, Austria / CC BY-SA 2.0

St. Peter's Church Petra is one of the churches in Piran. It is dedicated to Saint Peter. The original church from 1272 stood outside the city walls at the time. Today's image was given to her by the architect Pietro Nobile in 1818. The entire composition and façade point to academic pure classicism. Above the front door is the relief of sculptor Antonio Bose, which depicts the handing over of the keys to Saint Peter.

Wikipedia: Cerkev sv. Petra, Piran (SL)

2. Cerkev sv. Roka

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Cerkev sv. RokaClemens Vasters from Viersen, Germany / CC BY 2.0

St. Peter's Church The hand is one of the churches in Piran. It is located in The Square of the Brotherhood, which is also known as Rok's Square. The church was supposed to be formed in the 17th century. It is dedicated to Saint Roku, who, after helping people suffering from plague on his way to Rome, became ill himself and became an aardque seed. There's a bell in the bell tower.

Wikipedia: Cerkev sv. Roka, Piran (SL)

3. Pomorski Muzej Sergej Mašera

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Viking's "Sergei Machera" maritime museum is Slovenia's museum of marine history. The museum was founded in 1954 as a city's pirate museum, with rooms in the classical palace of Gabrielia de Castro on the embankment of Kanak. The museum originally included the Pirani City Library and the City Archives. The current title was won in 1967 after national hero Sergei Marshela.

Wikipedia: Pomorski muzej »Sergej Mašera« Piran (SL), Website

4. St. George

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St. George's Parish Church in Piran is a Roman Catholic church located on the hill above Piran, a port town on the coast of the Adriatic Sea in southwestern Slovenia. It was built in the Venetian Renaissance architectural style and has been dedicated to Saint George. It was the life work of the stonemason Bonfante Torre from Venice.

Wikipedia: St. George's Parish Church (Piran) (EN)

5. Cerkev Marije Zdravja

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The Church of The Mother of God of Health, also known as the Church of St. Clement, to which it was once ordained, is one of the churches in Piran. It stands on prešeren's embankment. In many tourist guides or on the map is marked as holy Clement.

Wikipedia: Cerkev Marije Zdravja, Piran (SL)

6. St. Francis of Assisi church

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St. Peter's Church Francis of Assic is one of the churches in Piran and is located on The Hospital Street, where there is also the Church of Our Lady of Snow. The church complex consists of a church, a bell tower and a minor monastery.

Wikipedia: Cerkev sv. Frančiška Asiškega, Piran (SL)


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