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“Church of St. Nicholas--Prague”

St. Nicholas Cathedral
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$313.05*
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Musical Prague Private Tour
Ranked #23 of 936 things to do in Prague
Certificate of Excellence
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Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Mozart played the organ in this church, a magnificent example of the "Prague Baroque" period of the 18th century.
Orem, Utah
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“Church of St. Nicholas--Prague”
Reviewed May 27, 2013

We loved this beautiful church. It wasn't as spectacular as St. Vitus Cathedral, but it was still wonderful--definitely worth a visit.

Visited May 2013
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Tartu, Estonia
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“Organ & Opera concerts”
Reviewed May 24, 2013

Great small church that offers daily 1 hour long concerts for 350 Czech crowns. The only problem being that the pews do not face the organ loft from wehere the singer delivers their performance.

Visited May 2013
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Tubingen, Germany
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“An absolute must, unless somebody is dead-set against baroque art.”
Reviewed May 24, 2013

The architects, of the Dienzenhofer family, were foremost representatives of the flourishing late baroque architecture in Bohemia and adjacent Franconia, and this is one of their greatest works. Monumental in scale, splendid in manipulation of spaces and vaults--just the statuary does not quite come up to standard, but frescoes very good and the nave has visibly profited from a recent restauration.

Visited May 2013
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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“Church with entrance fee”
Reviewed May 24, 2013

£7 entrance fee so with four of us we didn't bother to go in which is a pity for them and us. I'm happy to pay a couple of pounds but no more

Visited May 2013
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Edmonton, Canada
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“We went up the tower!”
Reviewed May 23, 2013

Over 300 stairs....but its worth the view!! There is a deck near the top that you can walk out on to get a 360 degree view that is amazing! From there you can go back in and climb the rest of the tower right to the top!

Visited May 2013
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