The Franciscan Church and Monastery

ul. Franciszkańska 2, Kraków

This Gothic church was founded by Boleslaus the Chaste in themid-13thc. The Duke found his place of final rest here, along with his sister, Blessed Salomea. The church is particularly interesting because of Stanisław Wyspianski's stained-glass windows in the chancel depicting St Francis, Blessed Salomea and the four elements, a. ne colourful polychrome in the chancel and the transept and, the real masterpiece – God the Father – a stained-glass window over the main entrance. The stations of the Via Dolorosa were painted by Józef Mehoffer.

Date: 2013-06-06 Show ticket
News author: Weronika Dulowska
News Publisher: Portal główny EN
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