Culture

Euphrasian Basilica

The most valuable cultural monument in Porec. It was built on the remains of an earlier tri-naval basilica, in the first half of the 6th century, during the period of Bishop Euphrasius, whose name it bears.


Visitors' tours are possible everyday except during religious rituals. It is possible to climb up to the steeple and view Poreč and its surroundings.
The complex of the Euphrasian Basilica represents a significant global monument acknowledged by UNESCO organisation in the year 1997.

Opening hours:
I*, II: 09:00 - 16:00, Saturdays closed
III: 09:00 - 16:00, Saturdays: 09:00 - 14:00
IV - VI: 09:00 - 18:00
VII - VIII: 09:00 - 21:00
IX: 09:00 - 18:00
X***: 09:00 - 17:00
XI - XII*: 09:00 - 16:00, Saturdays: 09:00 - 14:00

The complex is open every day except on Sundays and Catholic holy days of obligation.
* During Christmas and New Year's holiday season (26.12. - 06.01) the working hours of the complex are from 9 - 17 o'clock, including Saturdays.
** In the last week of October, the complex is closed at 4 P.M., in accordance with the beginning of winter (standard) time.

Ticket price:
Adults: 50 kn
Preschool children: free of charge
School children and students (50% discount): 25 kn
Group discount: 9 + 1 free of charge

 

Information:
Eufrazijeva ulica 22, HR-52440 Poreč-Parenzo
T: +385 (0)52 451784
kancelar@ppb.hr, biskupija@ppb.hr

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