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Church of St. James

Old Town, Prague, Czech Republic
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“old town square” (10 reviews)
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Old Town, Prague, Czech Republic
Praha 1
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"mummified hand"
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"old town square"
in 10 reviews
"organ concert"
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"baroque style"
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"worth a visit"
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"walking tour"
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"legend"
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"mala"
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Totally free and well worth popping in. The church is stunning and never very crowded. Never seen such strong baroque architecture in a church, free access to all parts of the church as well. The ceiling is painted and pretty incredible! Don’t miss it!

Thank Steve K
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

Recommended by our Walking Tour guide to see the mummified arm! The church itself is very beautiful.

Thank caroledavies221
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Reviewed 10 January 2018

We visited this church while on a walking tour and we were told a good story about an old dried out arm hanging in the church. Inside is very lovely, the outside has some terrific stone features that are really worth looking at , I...More

Thank roy v
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Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

This church is just off Old Square and free to enter. Inside the baroque style is everywhere and the ceilings are beautifully painted with frescos. Seems smaller inside than it appears from the outside and we were only in there 10 minutes but definitely worth...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

If you like old fashioned ornate churches - visit this gem. Has opening hours morning and afternoon (closed at lunch time).

Thank mawGlasgow
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

A real treasure of Baroque art with Gothic elements from the original building ... I had the honour of attending the commented tour led by one of the minority brothers and inspecting places that are not normally shown to visitors. An unforgettable experience.Thank you.

Thank Ivana Z
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Reviewed 5 October 2017

The church is one of the city's highlight apart from others. It is one of the beautiful church in EU. Travelers should not miss it when visit this city.

Thank Kriangc
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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

I went here for organ concert. Really something. Church by itself is marvelous but sound of organs is really unforgettable.

Thank Leo P
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

This is by far the most beautiful church in Prague. Its ornate style is the epitome of the Baroque movement and is a must see when in the city. The best thing is it's not swarmed by tourists. When I was there, there were about...More

Thank Robert B
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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

This is an amazing architectural masterpiece. We could only look through the glass door which was a pity, as the internal design looked superb.

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