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At night

At night it is beautifully lightened together with the black tower it is very nice. Near the main... read more

Reviewed 16 March 2018
menachemle
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Jerusalem, Israel
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The foundation stone of this Roman Catholic church was laid around 1265 but the construction of the... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
JanaZC
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Located on the corner of one of Europe's largest squares, this magnificent cathedral features a 72-meter-high bell tower that offers magnificent views of the Bohemian Forest and Alps.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The church is open in the day and when I visited there was no one around. Lovely quiet spot to escape the street for a little while.

Thank CaptainReG
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Founded in 13th century, burned down, rebuilt several times, in 18th century received a cathedral status. Nearby Black tower served as its bell tower, a cemetery next door served the city until 1874, when it was closed. Richly decorated, beautiful. I was surprised by the...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

At night it is beautifully lightened together with the black tower it is very nice. Near the main squear of the city.

Thank menachemle
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The foundation stone of this Roman Catholic church was laid around 1265 but the construction of the main building was probably only around the middle of the 14th century. The church went through major repairs in 2011-2013. Entry is free.

Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Like all Gothic/baroque churches in the Czech Republic, this lovely church, right next to the main town square, is well worth a visit to admire its architecture and beautiful baroque decor. And we will not be competing with tour groups!!

Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 27 July 2017

A beautiful church. Located right behind the main square. Definitely worth the visit if you are into churches and cathedrals etc.

Thank merelgringhuis
Reviewed 23 July 2017

St. Nicholas Church is a beautiful church located in the old town of Ceske Budejovice. It is a gothic church built in the 13th century in the gothic style. The facade is beautiful and the inner part, too. The belltower is separate from the main...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Originally from the 13. century, but it was rebuilt in the 17. century. From 1631 to 1633 the Czech crown was kept here.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

If you are in Ceske Budejovice, St Nicholas's Cathedral is a must. I do not know much about architecture, but I loved it. It's walls are not as over-painted as the ones of an orthodox church's or as spartan as a Catholic church's but it...More

Thank shoimu13
Reviewed 9 September 2015

WOW! Wonderful church in a great setting and it is so beautiful inside. We were lucky to see inside, when we returned on the Sunday morning it was closed.

Thank livingthedreem
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