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The cradle of the Bohemian Hussite Reformation, this was the site where Jan Hus preached from 1402 to 1412.
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Betlemske namesti 255/4, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a very interesting building because it remained a chapel and didn’t become a parish church. Is so large for the time it was originally designed and built. What a man Jan Hus was. A little exhibition upstairs tells you more, lovely lady to...More

Thank janeandmo
Reviewed September 4, 2018

I have been interested in religious reformation in Europe but I didn't know Jan Hus. So this chapel was so attractive for me. The chapel was simple unlike many other Christian chapels and churches in Prague. But it is full of history of Czech religious...More

Thank Holms11
Reviewed May 8, 2018

There are so many "old places" to visit in Prague...but this place stands out because of the 600+ years of history which have taken place here. The most famous individual associated with this building is Jan Hus. He was a Roman Catholic priest who began...More

Thank Pamandfamtravels
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

We paid to enter this chapel which I don’t typical agree paying to enter a religious establishment and prefer the option of making a donation, inside. Did not really find this place interesting after having paid in to be honest.

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

Now rebuilt in the 1950’s to the the original plans of 1391-4. Originally used for preaching in Czech. Famous for the reformist cleric Jan Hus, who preached there between 1402 and 1413, and who was influenced by the English religious reformer John Wycliffe. He was...More

Thank ADean19
Reviewed December 10, 2017

A out off the way, understated chapel which shows the development of the Czech struggle with religious bigotry. Well worth a visit to see a beautiful site.

Thank Doug C
Reviewed November 5, 2017

Bethlehem Chapel is within Prague's Old Town area, but was not highly-visited when we were there. Perhaps most tourists choose fancier sites. But this Chapel is the site where Jan Hus, a pre-Reformer in church history, and one of the most important historical persons in...More

Thank marciac10112017
Reviewed October 20, 2017

The Bethlehem Chapel is a well-known Church that had a former church status. More than 3,000 worshipers can be at the same time, and still, church status is lost. The chapel is located in Bethlehem Square, in the Old Town of Prague. The building dates...More

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

The chapel is a reconstruction on the site where the great reformer Jan Hus preached. It is not ornate but it's important to the foundation of the beginnings of the Protestant Reformation. Hus was a reformer a 100 years before Luther and paid the ultimate...More

Thank Barry S
Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

While wandering around the amazing Old Town of Prague we chanced on Bethlehem Chapel,in a previous review I had mistook Betlemska Kapel Na Zizkove with this chapel,the difference is like night and day. Bethlehem Chapel in the wonderful Old Town is a modern reconstruction built...More

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