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St. Wenceslas Cathedral

Mlchochova 814/5, Olomouc 779 00, Czech Republic
+420 585 224 236
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Stunning piece of architecture

Truly beautiful facade with a lot of ornaments and statues. the entrance portal is worth a closer... read more

Reviewed January 10, 2016
ErikvdValk
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Middelburg, The Netherlands
Stunning

Constructed of many different architectural styles, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassical... read more

Reviewed December 24, 2015
cheesesalad
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Mlchochova 814/5, Olomouc 779 00, Czech Republic
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Reviewed January 10, 2016

Truly beautiful facade with a lot of ornaments and statues. the entrance portal is worth a closer look. The interior is great, but not as special as I expected.

Thank ErikvdValk
Reviewed December 24, 2015

Constructed of many different architectural styles, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassical, they are all here. Take the time to learn the history before your visit as it will increase your enjoyment of this simply beautiful building.

Thank cheesesalad
Reviewed December 10, 2015

Biggest one cathedral in olomouc. Big history and so excelent inside place.Its about ě0minutes by walk from the centre

Thank Marek P
Reviewed October 29, 2015

Absolutely stunning cathedral. He initial building dates back to the 1100. In my opinion this is the most beautiful and spectacular building in Olomouc. There was 1 guide inside the cathedral and he started explaining the history of the building half in Spanish and half...More

Thank nikko1974UK
Reviewed October 25, 2015

From my point of view This is the greatest and most interesting and fascinating cathdrl in Olomouc.In gotic-style built.The pearl of Moravian mediterrain

Thank Jiří F
Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

Amazing cathedral! I sat on bench outside this church and just stared at this structure. How the people built this church all those years ago is beyond me. Everywhere you looked there was a gargoyle looking back at you. The detail is amazing. Deffinately see...More

Thank L2holiday
Reviewed October 23, 2015

It is a great church. Interesting homilies by enlightened priests. Plus the church itself is beautiful and a great setting to contemplate some of life's weightier questions.

Thank Ahamed S
Reviewed September 24, 2015

One of the nice churches in Olomouc.. Very nice architecture, don't forget to take a look inside, it's definitely worth it.

2  Thank Jason S
Reviewed August 21, 2015

From the outside, it looks just like the St. Wenceslas Cathedral in Prague. The inside is beautifully decorated. Be sure to see the shrine with relics of St.John Sarkander, who was canonized by Pope John Paul II beside one of the pillars.

1  Thank AdventurousRetirees
Reviewed August 8, 2015

Not very crowded - probably because it is at the end of city center. From outside you will think a what a bignew gothic style) cathedral - from inside it is little church - funny

1  Thank lukykuky
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