Beram - Church of St. Mary of the Rocks
Visit the Church of St. Mary of the Rocks close to the picturesque town of Beram on your way to central Istria from Bale.
One of the most valuable medieval Istrian paintings can be found in this church. A work of art like this will capture the attention of every history enthusiast.
Located in this church is the "Dance of Death" fresco, painted by Vincent of Kastav, which emphasizes the transience of life and the equality of everyone facing death, bringing together kings, merchants, cardinals, and even the Pope. It is influenced by the period following the Black Death. Part of the frescoes were painted over during the 13th century restoration period, but were rediscovered in 1913.
Address: 52000, Beram
Phone: 052 626 016
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Distance from Bale: 32 minutes driving (35.7 km)
For: families, first time visitors, history lovers, art lovers
What to do: information, architecture, landscape, art