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Church of st. Lenart on Murova

Church · Upper Carniola · 587 m
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    Cerkev sv. Lenarta
    Photo: Risto Ristić, TIC Jesenice
The main parish church, located in the oldest settlement of Jesenice - in Murova.
It was built at the beginning of Murova, the oldest part of Jesenice. It is first mentioned in 1460. It was first consecrated to St. Mary Magdalene and only later to St. Leonard.It was built in the Gothic style, but in the 18th century the walls of the presbytery were covered with Baroque decorations. The church was renovated and reconstructed several times. Today it is considered one of the most beautiful religious buildings in Jesenice.

Getting there

The church is accessible on foot and by car, and a public bus stop is about 5 minutes from the church.


There is a small free car park in the immediate vicinity of the church.


46.438597, 14.049534
46°26'18.9"N 14°02'58.3"E
33T 426986 5143219
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