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Plecnik's little gem outside the city centre

The visit requires an appointment with the church's priest in advance. Since I used a private... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
New York
A miracle of the marsh

This little gem was recommended to us by the guide who showed us round Plecnik's house. We finished... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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1 Sep 2017
“Church for five stars but difficult to visit”
23 May 2017
“Plecnik's little gem outside the city centre”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Chrna vas 48, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed 1 September 2017

Owners need to organize better timetable and somebody to open the church for visitors. It is easy to find it open for Sunday mass. Parking all around the church is filled with cars and you can join the mass. On ordinary days you need to...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The visit requires an appointment with the church's priest in advance. Since I used a private guide service for my Plecnik-themed outing, I asked him to make the necessary arrangement to save me a headache. The visit to this church was one of the highlights...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

This little gem was recommended to us by the guide who showed us round Plecnik's house. We finished here after a day touring round the area and were not sure if we would get in without an appointment. We were very lucky as the ladies'...More

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Reviewed 26 December 2016

The Church of St. Michael on the Marshes is one of Joze Plecnik's masterpieces, but you should prepare your visit well in advance. The church is only accessible by appointment with the priest, Mr. Mirko. Even getting in touch with Mr. Mirko requires some research,...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2016

We were very lucky to have been taken to this most unusual and most interesting of most churches I have ever seen! We were also lucky to have been allowed upstairs to see inside - and marvel at the architecture wonders up-close.

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 1 April 2016

One of the most interesting churches in Slovenia! It is worth to come even it lies a bit out of town. But there is a city bus not far from it and it is possible to get there with a bicycle too, or no problem...More

3  Thank izi f
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Church is partly hidden in the southern suburbs. It is not far from highway. Church is one of the masterpieces of Jože Plečnik. He was using cheap materials, mainly concrete, some stones and wood. The building has two parts. Ground floor is reserved for an...More

2  Thank Miha P
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Response from Miha P | Reviewed this property |
Best solution is to ask for a guide in the Information office in Ljubljana. They have some trained guides for Plečnik, too. If you need a professional guide, call the Plečnik's house. Miha