Churches Javorca, memorial Church of the Holy Spirit High above the stream of the Tolminka rises a wooden shrine – the Memorial Church in Javorca. The Church of Saint Mary in Ponikve The Church of Saint Mary in Ponikve is a masterpiece of the famous Slovenian architect Jože Plečnik. Church of the Virgin Mary in Polje The church of the Virgin Mary in Polje is used as a venue for a variety of events, including concerts thanks to its acoustic properties. Church of St. Joseph in village Soča The parish church in the village of Soča boasts famous paintings by Tone Kralj. Church of St. Ulrich in Bovec Situated in the heart of Bovec, the town's main church boasts a monumental stairway. Church of St. Leonard This Gothic church was built in the 15th century. Church of the Virgin Mary of Loreto The miners' Baroque style church of the Virgin Mary of Loreto was built in 1690.