In 1883, the Novigrad comune (municipality) commissioned the erection of a campanile next to the St. Pelagius' Church, a free-standing bell tower crafted after St. Mark's Campanile in Venice.
Cultural sight Campanile (Novigrad, Istria)
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On the tower’s pyramidal spire, a statue of St. Pelagius, the city’s patron saint was placed in 1913, crafted of wood coated with bronze plate.