Church in Zabierzów
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Church in Zabierzów

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Kościół parafialny pw. Św. Franciszka  z Asyżu, wzniesiony w latach 1912-1938 według projektu Józefa Kryłowskiego, murowany w stylu neogotyckim. Pierwsza msza została odprawiona w 1936 r. W ołtarzu głównym znajduje się figura Najświętszej Marii Panny z Dzieciątkiem , która została wykonana z alabastru. W latach 1969-1972 kościół został rozbudowany od strony zachodniej według projektu M. Pogana.

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