Zagreb. Kaptol and Gradets

Zagreb. Kaptol and Gradets

Behind the area of Bann of Josip Elachich from peaked spikes of a cathedral of St. Stephane and the turrets of the Palace of the archbishop bordered with an ivy (XIX century) Kaptol – a historical part of Zagreb, together with Gradtsem begins. Injured in 1880 from earthquake the cathedral has been restored in neogothic style is highest and almost empty construction where not enough that has remained from former times. Behind an altar archbishop Stepinats, the head of the Croatian church in the 1940th which after the 2nd world war has been planted by communists in a lock-up is buried and in 1998 is canonised by the father rimskim.nk to the West from Kaptol there is Gradets – the ancient district of the small town, the shady and measured district consisting of tiny small streets, the small areas and baroque palaces with spotty brown roofs. From the area of Bann of Josip Elachich the way conducts to Dolats, the main food market. From its far party on the North Tkalchi-chev Street located on a place of a stream which is no time follows Kaptol and Gradets differentiated. From here on Gradets conducts Krvavi Bridge connecting the street to Radideva. From Gradts’s east strengthenings have remained Kamenita Vrata – the gloomy tunnel with a malekhanky chapel. From the Tower Lotrshchak (May-okt., W-vs 11. 00-20. 00, 10 кун) fantastic views of the city and the district XIV century open. To the North from a tower the Gallery of trustful art, Cirilometodska 3 (by W-pt 10 is placed. 00-18. 00, sb-вс 10. 00-13. 00, 10 кун, www. hmnu. org), with impressing collection of works of rural painters. In the north of Gradts – Sv. Mark Square surrounded with the governmental organisations. In the area centre St. Mark’s church – a construction with a multi-coloured tile roof and the image of the coats of arms of various parts of Horvatii.npo to the address Mletacka 8 is placed Meshtrovich’s studio (W-pt 10. 00-18. 00, sb-vs 10. 00-14. 00, 20 кун) with an exposition devoted to the most known Croatian artist of the XX century. Here sketches, a photo, memorable relics from international exhibitions and certain copies of its recognizable creations are presented. In the Historical museum of Croatia on Matoseva 9 (pn-pt 10. 00-17. 00, sb-vs 10. 00-13. 00, 10 кун, www. hismus. hr) pass prestigious modern exhibitions. In the Zagreb museum on Opaticka 20 (W-pt 10. 00-18. 00, sb-vs 10. 00-13. 00, 20 кун) near Priests of Toran (XIII century) the collection of painting and meeting of house utensils rich city zhiteley.nrasskazyvayushchiye about development of Zagreb since the Middle Ages prior to the beginning of the XX century are presented. Also the unique sculptures of the XVII century decorating portals of a city cathedral are stored in a museum.

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