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Cathedral of the Assumption, Zagreb

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Cathedral of the Assumption represents the most impressive Gothic church southeast of the Alps. The cathedral is the tallest building in Croatia and dominates Kaptol Square. The twin spires are a fixture of Zagreb's skyline. Inside the church, admire the Baroque marble altars, statues, the pulpit, large-scale stained-glass work, and other objects related to religious art. Don't miss the tomb of Cardinal Alojzije Stepinac, decorated with a relief by the famous Croatian sculptor Ivan Mestrovic. See a cycle of 13th century frescoes in the sacristy. Bring your camera for photos in the soft light of the interior. Plan to visit Cathedral of the Assumption during your Zagreb vacation using our convenient Zagreb travel itinerary planner.
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  • Standing tall in the Gothic style, your ELEVENTH century, has a good internal light. Guard historical figures from Croatia. As everything is close, you have to visit.
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  • In this beautiful Cathedral with impressive volumes, you can see a beautiful stained-glass windows but also a relic behind the altar. Small feature: there are heaters between every row of benches! Admission is free.
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  • The Cathedral of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin, Zagreb is a beautiful place with awesome stainglass, frescos etc. It is an easy to identify landmark in Old Town part of Zagreb.  more »