Bratislava - Petržlaka

Holy Family Church, Pope John Paul II Square

The church stands next to the Croatian Canal (Chorvátske rameno), a former branch of the Danube, near the Technopol building complex.  In 2003, Pope John Paul II celebrated mass here and the square now bears his name. The Catholic Church owns 1.7215 hectares of land, of which 1.2970 hectares proper are in the hands of the parish (comprising the church, the parish offices, the pastoral centre, playgrounds and parking spaces); its built area is 1,108.5m2.