The Upper town is medieval core of Zagreb. It is located on a small hill overlooking the lower town. In this area there are several government buildings and 19th and 20th century buildings. The picturesque St Mark's church is located in the homonymous square in the centre of the upper town. This church is built in late gothic style with some romanesque features. Originally completed in the 13th century, it was radically modified in the 14th century. On the roof of the church, tiles are laid out to display the coat of arms of Zagreb and the Triune kingdom of Croatia, Slavonia and Dalmatia. A funicular connects the upper town with the lower town.
01 St Catherine church 02 Funicular 03 Upper town 04 Upper town at dusk 05 Coats of arms on St Mark church
06 St Mark square and church 07 St Mark church 08 Lotrscak tower 09 Lotrscak tower
10 St George and the dragon statue 11 Radiceva street 12 St Mark church 13 St Mark church
14 St Mark square and church 15 St Mark church 16 Coat of arms of Croatia 17 Coat of arms of Zagreb
18 Banski dvori government building 19 Banski dvori government building 20 St Mark church 21 St Mark church 22 Upper town
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