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Very interesting and surprising place

So close to the main square and so far away in time. Gives a view to the past in real time... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2018
Petrína E
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Best attraction to visit in Klatovy

Just 100m from main City square you have a great chance to visit unique catacombs with middle age... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Stanislav K
Klatovy, Czech Republic
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Divadelni 148, Klatovy 339 01, Czech Republic
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Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

So close to the main square and so far away in time. Gives a view to the past in real time. Recommend a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Petrína E
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Just 100m from main City square you have a great chance to visit unique catacombs with middle age mummies. Whole space of catacombs is newly reconstructed and exhibition gives you ideas about proces of mummification and life in middle age! Don´t forget to visit it!!!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Stanislav K
Reviewed March 31, 2018 via mobile

Impressive exhibition. It’s very nice structured a the quality of the whole equipment is high. If you have a possibility then use it. You will not regret...

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lumir B
Reviewed October 2, 2017

naturally mummified bodies of more than 30 Franciscan monks were displyed in this interesting exhibition about the role of the Franciscan order in the catholic church and the role of Klatowy in in historic development between the Danube monarchy and Germany.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank h0rstsl
Reviewed August 17, 2017

I kind of incidentally found out about Klatovy catacombs. So on a Sunday morning, we decided to visit it. The entrance is at the back of the church on the main square. Entrance is 90 crowns. It is worth the money. The first part talks...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Nico S
Reviewed June 14, 2017

Historical catacombs, underground passages, rooms and ventilation. Filled with religious artifacts, documents and most of all the mummified bodies of past Jesuits and townspeople.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Michael S
Reviewed December 5, 2016

Even if you're not religious aspects of this are certainly fascinating, first of all being the science behind these naturally mummifying bodies in the 17th Century, second the hard work and knowledge by people of today to make the it open to the public while...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Noah A
Reviewed September 13, 2016

If you wish to know something about history of Klatovy town and his people this is the right place for you - Kdo se chce dozvědět více o rané historii Klatov a jeho obyvatel je toto místo právě pro něj.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank DavidCH72
Reviewed September 2, 2016

Although Klatovy town is a beautiful city, the catacombs are the main reason to come. The exhibition is excellent, not only showing the old monks mummies, but offers many interesting information about jesuits order, education, science and baroque live style. Fits to kids as well.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank wlody
Reviewed August 31, 2016

New exposition is installed in the original church crypt - the Catacombs. Can be see historical documents, objects, building models, water tank and the tomb of the Koc of Dobrs family. The reverent room, where the mummified bodies.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank d_titzova
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