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St. Jacob's Church

Jakubske namesti 2, Brno 602 00, Czech Republic
+420 542 212 039
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Nice Church

Right in the middle of the Centre easy to get to. Mainly tourist around taking photos... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lorraineJLondon
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London, United Kingdom
Don't miss the sculpture of the little guy with his bum hanging out

Simple but beautiful church. The vaulting inside is exquisite. But for me the fun is found in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
teatour_karen
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Los Angeles, California
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Located on Jakubské Square, this Gothic-style church has served as the Bishop's seat since 1777.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Jakubske namesti 2, Brno 602 00, Czech Republic
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+420 542 212 039
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Right in the middle of the Centre easy to get to. Mainly tourist around taking photos. Architectural is good. This is a must see whilst in Brno

Thank lorraineJLondon
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Simple but beautiful church. The vaulting inside is exquisite. But for me the fun is found in the exterior sculptures (which are few) that are explained by local folk stories. Unique!

Thank teatour_karen
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place with outstanding atmosphere. Forme lot better than "Petrov" cathedral. White interior seems so clean and innocent and also the tour to the tower is amazing. I am not religios but this place is a symbol of peace for me.

Thank susinkab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this church in January, it was a little bit hard to get to as all the roads were icy. Inside of the church is really nice, however when you want to go to the top the health and safety is not great. There...More

Thank Travelling_Choconut
Reviewed 20 July 2017

This Gothid style church is simple yet beautiful. It has been recently renovated and it e looks brand new on the inside with the stone all cleaned up. A worthwhile stop while walking through old town.

1  Thank Stirling B
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Maybe in memory of a previous painted pink tank by David Cerny in Prague in April 1991 to protest against Soviet regime

Thank Vincent D
Reviewed 25 June 2017

The loveliest church in Brno and it easily can be anyone's most favourite in town. Great atmosphere and tranquility all over.

Thank frantico
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Beautiful 16th century Gothic church where the believers kept a positive faith: not one of darkness and fear for hell, but one of lightness and hope of going to heaven. Inside it feels like you are lifted up as bright rays of sun fall unhindered...More

Thank Robert937
Reviewed 25 May 2017

It is very nice church in the city, one of the oldest ones with lovely interior. It is located close to the main square and below it, there is an ossuary you may visit too.

Thank Boris B
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Nice church but small when compared to other churches you find around Prague. Was being used when we were there so only looked through front door.

Thank bartleycrc
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Margaret L
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Response from kaspinka | Reviewed this property |
No, churches do not need any air conditioning. Even in the hottest summer the temperature in our churches is very pleasant.
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