Franciscan Church (Kosciol Franciszkanow), Krakow

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Home of a replica Shroud of Turin, Franciscan Church (Kosciol Franciszkanow) was one of the first tall buildings in the city. The church touts remarkable stained-glass windows and murals by Stanisław Wyspiański. Because of the colored-glass panes, the interior bursts with bright hues on sunny days, highlighting other spots of inspiration like the tiles and vivid paint colors. The church is rarely crowded. Photos are allowed in certain areas of the building. Put Franciscan Church (Kosciol Franciszkanow) and other Krakow attractions into our Krakow trip itinerary planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • The Interior of the Church despite its beauty quite bleak. In the winter chill. The Church is located opposite the famous the window of the Papal
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  • The imposing church of s. Francesco is situated not far from Rynek Glowny. Definitely worth a stop for its interior rich in blue and gilt decorations that cover the times and Art Nouveau Windows. Don't miss it, especially at sunset, with all the lights that enhance the richness and polychromy.
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  • place to visit; cost 10 PLN per person, cash desk opposite the Cathedral, entrance for tourists apart from parishioners; very cold inside in January (colder than outdoors)
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