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Skrad has a rich spiritual heritage of which bear witness to religious buildings in which for centuries the glory of God, Mary and patron saints. Skradska parish belong to the Chapel Presvetog Trojstva in Bukov Vrh, Chapel St. Rok in Šije, Chapel Marijina uznesenja in Skradski vrh.

Church of St. Antuna Padovanskog
Crkva sv. Antuna Padovanskog, Skrad
Established 1670.
Church of St. Izidora in Divjakama
Crkva sv. Izidora u Divjakama, Skrad
Established 1807.
Church of St. Vid in Kupjak
Crkva sv. Vida u Kupjaku, Skrad
Established 1874.
The house Lončarić, a monument of urban architecture of the XIX century

According to tradition, the construction of the house began in 1821, as evidenced by the inscription on the lintel door in the basement. They say that the house was finished in 1841, and this year listed on the second lintel in the basement. The year 1841, is located above the entrance door, and tradition has it is registered when the house opened an inn. Opposite the house, across the street, 1842, was built long building (26m x 13 m) that are in the lower part of the barn. There are travelers by Louizijana road could change horses or rest, while they worship at the bar. Above the stables was a huge space for the hay-barn. Hay was thrown into the barn through openings in the floor. Half of the building was demolished in 1954 to build an access road to the parking lot and gas station. Today, the building remained half of which has been converted into a cafe and shop.
Hydro power plant “Munjara”

This is the first hydropower plant in Gorski Kotar. Built in 1921 and put into operation in 1922, which is Skrad first in Gorski Kotar, got electricity. The plant is still in operation, its power is 2 x 0.8 MW, and is considered a monument of technical culture. Its reservoir is located in a cave.

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