Saint Francisc of Assisi Church in Vilnius

Saint Francisc of Assisi Church in Vilnius

Antanas B.
Whis the St. Anne's church and monastery buildings is the most significant buildings in Lithuania Gothic ensemble. The architect Gothic part of Church is Michael Enkinger. The first is a small wooden church burned down in 1475 Soon began to build a brick church was completed, because by 1500 deposition foundation wall cracks appeared, collapsed arches. Everything was destroyed except for sacristy and presbytery The church has repeatedly suffered from wars and fires. After 1564 fire brick in these days reached the crystal and net Arch. The largest Gothic cult building in Lithuania , On the north side of the church adjoin monastery. It was built as the church - the sixteenth century Ave. Many times rebuilt. By 1746, there was a monastery hipocaustic heating system.
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