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Minorite Monastery

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Reviewed 19 July 2018

If you are in this beautiful place go and see this place. You'll be glad you did. In fact, the town is not huge and you can visit everywhere on foot.

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Reviewed 18 June 2018

The things and stories on display are really great, yet the text is in Czech only and one has to read English or German version in a small print, which - given the light conditions - isn't that easy.

Thank vaclean
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Very peaceful garden with large vegetable and flower patches, herb garden, fruit trees, and grapevines, with benches and views of St Vitus and the Castle tower.

1  Thank JoanBrevard_NC
Reviewed 14 July 2017

It was restored completely just two years ago. It is beutifully done, you can admire, the gothic ceilings, the beautiful frescos, in the church the barock altars. This was a Monestry and Cloister together - at the beginning 12 monks and 12 nonns were in...More

1  Thank 545medva
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The renovated Minorite Monastery is well worth a visit. The ticket I got had two parts ... the monastery itself (and church) and an adjacent location with items from the collection and about the renovations. Paintings and statuary and frescoes are gorgeous, and nicely restored....More

1  Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 18 May 2017

It is at the edge of the town but will not take you long to walk there. The place is well-preserved and with a small exhibition.

Thank Max_hkxx2001
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Before you go, read about the history of this monastery and the story of St Francis. Then view the informative photo montage (the ticket office will tell you where to find this free display) describing the restoration of this site, with plenty of English translation....More

2  Thank Rebecca T
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Visiting exposition of human creativity gives you an opportunity to find out, how things had going on in the past and also try it. Perfect especially for families and people, who are still curious. Just have on mind that parts of the exhibition are not...More

Thank Michal B
Reviewed 11 August 2016

The town is filled to the brim with noisy tourists. The streets are crowded. But if you walk onto the Monastery grounds, it is quiet and peaceful and calm. The buildings are recently restored, courtesy of the EU, and are worth walking through. There's more...More

1  Thank jxx9595
Reviewed 5 August 2016

The absolutely massive monastery complex hidden just across the street from the notorious castle has been only recently costly refurbished into its former glory and only since past winter offers educational exhibitions, everything is brand new and as the place has not made it into...More

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