We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Church of St. James

Closed: Closed
Open today: Closed
Save
Share
Book In Advance
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information
252
All photos (252)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
About
Closed
Hours Today: Closed
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
52°
38°
Oct
41°
31°
Nov
33°
25°
Dec
Contact
Old Town, Prague, Czech Republic
Praha 1
Website
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Prague
from $18.80
More Info
from $27.00
More Info
Prague City Pass
28 Reviews
from $67.88
More Info
from $42.20
More Info
Reviews (190)
Filter reviews
88 results
Traveler rating
41
38
6
3
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
41
38
6
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews mummified hand beautiful interior old town square organ concert baroque style take pictures worth a visit walking tour thief legend priest mala frescoes parishioners macabre sv beliefs
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 88 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We specifically attended 10:30 Sunday Mass in order to enjoy the organ concert afterwards. We spent much time attempting to discover when the concert was scheduled, including the church's website and inquiring at our hotel. Luckily, we arrived early for Mass and enjoyed the end...More

Thank LUchicago
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

Amazing interior in a church. It’s a prize. You can’t take pictures on the inside but that standard. They have most of the church roped off so you can access it you can just really go to the entrance and look into the church.

Thank John C
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful interior decorations and fresco beyond your expectations. Do pay attention to the “the arm” -- do some search on Google first and look for a black object hanging above the entrance door after you enter the church. And do notice they close in noon...More

Thank FengXueSG
Reviewed July 1, 2018

We were wandering around when it began to rain. Looking for somewhere to stop for a few minutes, we saw people exiting this church. We hadn’t read anything about it but went in initially just to stay dry. Much to our amazement, we were met...More

Thank Glenda S
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

ASTONISHINGLY BEAUTIFUL CATHEDRAL! While it is a little underwhelming on the outside, the inside is amazing! There are plentiful of alters, statues and plaques decorated around the church. The most i’ve seen so far. One thing is, no photography is allowed but i couldn’t resist...More

Thank bevashly
Reviewed June 3, 2018

Wheelchair access - YES Vast dimly lit interior filled with dark and dust-laden devotional sculptures. There was no way of knowing whether the burst of quite heavenly organ music was played by an unseen organist or the switch of a tape-recorder.

Thank Derettens O
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

Totally free and well worth popping in. The church is stunning and never very crowded. Never seen such strong baroque architecture in a church, free access to all parts of the church as well. The ceiling is painted and pretty incredible! Don’t miss it!

Thank Steve K
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Recommended by our Walking Tour guide to see the mummified arm! The church itself is very beautiful.

Thank caroledavies221
Reviewed January 9, 2018

We visited this church while on a walking tour and we were told a good story about an old dried out arm hanging in the church. Inside is very lovely, the outside has some terrific stone features that are really worth looking at , I...More

Thank roy v
Reviewed November 30, 2017 via mobile

This church is just off Old Square and free to enter. Inside the baroque style is everywhere and the ceilings are beautifully painted with frescos. Seems smaller inside than it appears from the outside and we were only in there 10 minutes but definitely worth...More

1  Thank Jackie M
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 652 nearby hotels
Paganini
14 reviews
2.69 miles away
Hotel Certousy
45 reviews
3.38 miles away
Atlas
5 reviews
3.59 miles away
Klaret
9 reviews
3.61 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 6,090 nearby restaurants
Ala Basta
15 reviews
.92 miles away
Kavarna a tvorilna Dve Vrany
16 reviews
2.70 miles away
River Cafe
26 reviews
3.09 miles away
Restaurant Felicita
34 reviews
2.89 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 3,107 nearby attractions
Brandyn nad Labem Castle
8 reviews
2.77 miles away
Zamecky Areal Ctenice
12 reviews
2.16 miles away
Turisti Per Praga
210 reviews
2.67 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
leneme
April 22, 2017|
Answer
Response from Tracey L | Reviewed this property |
We did not pay to enter.
1
Vote