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    St. Bartholomew

    • Drohobych, Ukraine
    • St. Bartholomew$$
    • +38 (03244) 3-99-75
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    • religious building, 1392-1511 gg.

      Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Ascension) incorporated in Drohobych in 1392 the Polish King Vladislav II Jagiello, but consecrated only in 1511 МассивноеготическоезданиевозведенонаосновекняжескогодворцавременГалицко-ВолынскогокняжествасиспользованиемдревнихфундаментовифрагментовстенКолокольнейкостеласталаслужитьрасположеннаярядоммощнаяобороннаябашня, byvshayachastyugorodskihukrepleniynaZamkovoy stolіtbudіvlyaneodnorazovoperebudovuvalasya In Soviet times it was used as a warehouse. In 1989, the church was returned to the Roman Catholic community in the city. The interiors have been preserved gothic white stone portals, murals and stained glass windows of the XIX century. the drawings of famous artists J. Matejko, S. and J. Vispyanskogo Megoffera. Walls are reinforced with buttresses. On the north wall of the church placed unusual white stone reliefs - three windows, which depict hand, foot and head in the papal tiara. Some sources call them symbols of Catholic domination, others believe these pagan symbols. Marble door with two swords recalls the residents of the city who died in the Battle of Grunwald.

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