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Plague Column

namEsti Svornosti, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
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Worth a photo

Many towns in this region have Plague statues and it just became a bit of a focus for me to try and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
DonnaKarson
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San Clemente California
Thankfulness

We all have something to be thankful for but perhaps not as dramatic as surviving the plague. This... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alicia M
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Glendale, Arizona
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  • Average24%
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“virgin mary” (7 reviews)
“town square” (11 reviews)
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namEsti Svornosti, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Many towns in this region have Plague statues and it just became a bit of a focus for me to try and catch as many of them as possible. Interesting to see the different styles that different towns chose for THEIR plague columns.

Thank DonnaKarson
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We all have something to be thankful for but perhaps not as dramatic as surviving the plague. This column made me thankful not to worry about such a disaster as well as being beautiful.

Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

fits well in the town square, but by no means the best or biggest a good place to meeg up if you are in a group.

Thank Kathleen S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you walk through Cesky Krumlov, you'll see the plague column, which is is worth taking note of. As in so many European towns, it was erected to celebrate the survival of another plague. Makes for a good photo op in the central square and,...More

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Many towns in Czech and Austria have this column, and it's always in the very center. It depicts victory over that deadly disease. This one in Cesky Krumlov is just average, there are far more beautiful and ornate, but with colorful houses around, on the...More

Thank B1714D
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

It's in a center area of Lesser Town by St. Nicolas Church. I couldn't get great pics because the angle of the sun put it in a shadow. Oh well...

Thank Tom B
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Love this square. I enjoy people watching and sitting outside on one of the benches is lovely. Also great when there is a weekend fair. The square is a wonderful meeting place for everyone.

Thank yayaplusme
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Wonderful square to meet and socialise. Beautiful architecture and surroundings and its great to respect and appreciate the history and story of the people who were here before us.

Thank vkwendy
Reviewed 25 January 2017

Which seems to be where most plague columns in Europe are located. Take a look at it before doing some shopping or having something to eat or drink. Better yet...people watch!

Thank Linda B
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Christmas Markets were held around the Plague Column, very enjoyable. This square seems to be a very popular place with both tourists and locals

Thank EK639
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