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The Church of St. George the Martyr



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The church was originally Gothic but in 1750-1755 it was restored according to design by Franz Ignatius Hoffer and acquired some late Baroque and Rococo features

Nearby the church building stand the 17th-18th-century buildings of the Carmelite Monastery which had a rich archive and library. A study centre opereted there. In 1797-1944 it housed the Ecclesiastical Seminary 

Today the buildings are used by the Centre for Book Research and Libraries, and the church is closed to the public


All photos are copyrighted by Vladislav B. Sotirovic

© Vladislav B. Sotirovic 2020

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