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Ossuary / The Cemetery Church

Zamecka 279, Kutna Hora 284 03, Czech Republic
+420 326 551 049
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Sedlec ossuary, a small chapel located in the graveyard of the Church of All Saints, is decorated with the bones of more than 40,000 people.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“day trip” (138 reviews)
“train station” (76 reviews)
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Zamecka 279, Kutna Hora 284 03, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Beautiful and a respectful memorial , definitely a must see . Doesn't take long as it's only.small Take a look round the cemetery too, spot the grave with the communist star

Thank themurfsmum
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Very small church decorated with human skeletons. It is very hard to take in how macabre this place really is. It is worth seeing and visiting the rest of this very beautiful town.

Thank eoireitum
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Well worth the trip from Prague and we just got train and local bus ourselves worked out a lot cheaper than guided trips and meant we could go at our own pace.

Thank Adrian T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

When we heard about this place we knew we had to visit and, wow, it was worth it! Probably not for the faint hearted, but if you have an interest in the macabre and unusual then this will be right up your street. Seen as...More

Thank BaronGreenbacks
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had original heard of this site a couple of years ago and knew if I every had the chance to visit the Czech Republic I would have to visit the Ossuary/Church. Glad I did as it was very unusual, thought it would be creepy but...More

Thank VEM1982
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not an operational church now, just a tourist attraction. Very unique, skulls and bones make up the coat of arms the center piece. Eerie, but cool.

Thank lgpanther
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We entered the church with a admission fee that went towards the renovation of the church that was ongoing. The bones and skill were arranged nicely and artistically no doubt but this was not my cup of tea. Therefore we did not stay long. Plus...More

Thank Ghee Soon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This amazing preserved site is a bit creepy but the bones are so artfully displayed that it’s very respectful and so interesting that you so quickly forget that it has the remains of over 30,000 bones. You’ll want to also see the St Barbara’s Cathedral...More

Thank rkashmere
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took a full day trip including the Ossuary, St Barbara's Church, lunch in "the second best restaurant in the Czech Republic" and a brief walking tour of the town. I booked it through Expedia for £28 per person. The tour guide Kathryn, an Australian...More

Thank 115lyn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small little church full of history in oldest part of the town Sedlec, there are bones from around 60000 people and there are chandeliers and goblets made from them. Very interesting place to see:)

Thank vcelibuli
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Matt H
6 November 2017|
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Response from Therese P | Reviewed this property |
I enjoyed a tour, saw all I needed to had a great guide that gave us all the background history and met other people on the way. Received a dvd of the Church and a discounted river cruise ticket which I also took about a... More
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erikamiller6
18 February 2017|
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Response from usedsgm | Reviewed this property |
They accept both, but in my opinion we came out better using CZ Crowns while traveling thru the CZ Republic and saved money as sometimes the exchange rate did not match the posted CZ Crown price...
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Battygirl53
15 September 2016|
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Response from Tine181 | Reviewed this property |
We went w a tour guide and yes it's very tight on time and it's mainly the church. I would suggest you contact the place you will be staying at or contact the tourist office. I have asked Prague tourism many questions and... More
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