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St Moritz Church

Address: Uzka, Olomouc, Czech Republic
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Ranked #7 of 24 Attractions in Olomouc
Type: Religious Sites, Sights & Landmarks
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Alexandria, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

The interior of this church is well worth a visit, but while you are there be sure to go back outside and climb the tower to the top of the righthand church tower. It costs about $0.75, and you go up and down a unique dual spiral staircase. The views from the top let you see absolutely everything in the... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A double spiral staircase leading up to the top of the old bell tower as close to the sky as phisically possible in the baroque city center of Olomouc. It is a really poetic symbol. In my understanding the uplifting encrypted message, the key, let's say the DNA of the church is this hidden treasure you might earn if you... More 

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Birmingham
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75 reviews 75 reviews
34 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Be sure to climb the bell tower for a lovely view over Olomoucs. Nice way to spend an hour. Recommend it!

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Naples, Florida
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114 reviews 114 reviews
26 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

St Moritz exterior isn't as imposing as other churches, but venture inside for a real treat. Don't miss climbing the bell tower. It's a steep, winding climb but the views from the top are worth the effort.

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Copenhagen Region, Denmark
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57 reviews 57 reviews
20 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

It is a beautyful church with so much history in itthe most intersting thing is the organ ..135 registers and 10.400 pipes..from1745.This place is worth a visit..

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Orlová
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109 reviews 109 reviews
85 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Church of Saint Maurice is a Roman Catholic Church, located in the city centre. 1402 and 1412 two towers, 1492 - consecrated, 1572 Renesance Tomb from Václav Edelman of Brosdorf, 1740-45 church organs largest in Central Europe (autor Michael Engler), 1861 was built Neo-gothic altar, 1995 - National Cultural Landsmark. A Late Gothic group of statues of the sleeping Apostoles... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2014

If you get a chance, hear an organ concert in this church like we did. That was a seriously impressive sound! Also, visit the church tower. After a scary and dizzying climb up you are treated to a great view of the city!

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Cairo, Egypt
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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

nice architecture-relaxing atmosfere-free enter week-ends-it was good trip

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Detroit, Michigan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2011

Magnificent old church with a famous organ. The organ pipes are decorated with images of angels. Docent spoke English and was helpful.

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Kampala, Uganda
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403 reviews 403 reviews
171 attraction reviews
200 helpful votes 200 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

See the impressive organ, then take the intertwining staircase to get a great view of the city. Entrance is 20kc.

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