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Nice church

The Church of Saint Michael; one of the most impressive of the city. It was built during the 17th... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Vicenza, Italy
Very Baroque - worth a short visit

Interesting, worth a short visit - very Baroque inside. If you are into this sort of thing go and... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Chris R
Vienna, Austria
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Zherotinovo nam. 220/1, Olomouc 779 00, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Church of Saint Michael; one of the most impressive of the city. It was built during the 17th century in the Baroque style and had an incredible interior.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Interesting, worth a short visit - very Baroque inside. If you are into this sort of thing go and visit - wonderful organ music if you get there at the right time or attend a service.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Chris R
Reviewed January 6, 2018

St. Michael’s Church itself is worth a visit. But being here after Christmas offered us a nice surprise: In the cloister on the right was a tremendous wooden manger on display. Lovely!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Imre J
Reviewed October 15, 2017

Located at virtually the highest point in the old town of Olomouc. It's plain outside but highly ornate inside. Currently (Oct 2017) under renovation, so access was a bit limited.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Robert D
Reviewed September 21, 2017

I was here all alone, and it was so peaceful. Than I discovered at the back of the church at the righthandside that you can also go into the cloister. Apparently you can also climb the tower, but have not found this entrance. Perhaps next...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Joost N
Reviewed August 10, 2017

St. Michael's church is located on the highest point in the city center surrounded by te most pictoresque square. Legends say this used be a sacred place where the old Slavic settlers performed their rites. Once there check out not only the church but also...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ivan K
Reviewed October 28, 2016

There was lots of interest us here and some of the sculptures in the church were exquisite - and I don't normally say that of religious sculptures. The bell tower is worth a visit - and read the history of the bells if possible. The...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Mary S
Reviewed October 3, 2016

It's a beautifully decorated and lavish church. If you're here, it's worth at least a half hour of your time to look around. Careful on the staircase up to the belltower, it's quite tight.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank samh316
Reviewed October 2, 2016

The inside of this church is simply stunning. Baroque to the highest degree. I would have loved to here the organ but it was not being played today. Ah, to a different age!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank TopsideMI
Reviewed September 27, 2016

After having a little trouble finding the entrance, i just got overwelmed. Inside the church there is so much detail in decoration you can look around forever. Without a guide we got to discover the Churrch, tower, chapel, well, and everything there free of charge....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Luuk0001
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