Church of St. Nicholas, Rijeka

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Saint Nicholas Church
Crkva svetog Nikole
Црква светог Николе
Location Rijeka
Country Croatia
Denomination Serbian Orthodox
History
Dedication Saint Nicholas
Architecture
Style Classical
Administration
Archdiocese Eparchy of Upper Karlovac

Saint Nicholas Church in Rijeka is a Serbian Orthodox church in Croatia. The church is dedicated to Saint Nicholas. The building of the church was completed in 1790.[1]

History[edit]

The church was designed by architect Ignazija Henckea in 1787 year and was built in 1790 using money of Orthodox Serbs who fled the Ottoman Empire and settled in Fiume (Rijeka) city in 1768. At the same time urban local authorities hindered the construction. The church kept numerous icons of Bosnia and Vojvodina.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Grad Rijeka - Što posjetiti". Rijeka.hr. Retrieved 2012-10-02. 
  2. ^ "Достопримечательности Риеки". Retrieved 2013-03-30. 

Coordinates: 45°19′33″N 14°26′34″E / 45.3259143°N 14.4427835°E / 45.3259143; 14.4427835