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St. Wenceslas Cathedral

Mlchochova 814/5, Olomouc 779 00, Czech Republic
+420 585 224 236
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Beautiful church, worth a half hour of your time to explore and visit. Its also worth checking out... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2016
bradleyas
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Round Rock, Texas
Splendid

Regarding the fact that Olomouc is nowadays a merely mid-size city, the size of the cathedral might... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2016
Vannegen
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Warsaw
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Mlchochova 814/5, Olomouc 779 00, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

Beautiful church, worth a half hour of your time to explore and visit. Its also worth checking out the crypts below.

Thank bradleyas
Reviewed 5 May 2016

Regarding the fact that Olomouc is nowadays a merely mid-size city, the size of the cathedral might surprise. Of course, it results from the very long and very rich history of that important medieval city, once the capitol of Moravia. Nonetheless, as far as the...More

Thank Vannegen
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Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

St. Wenceclas looks huge from the outside, but it's not that big from the inside. It's pretty, but St. Michael's was prettier. Free admission. If you're in the area, stop by. Otherwise, it's not necessary.

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

You will probably never exoect building like this behind small street. And it will let you speechless. Enjoy the view from the outside, but dont miss the interior. Its really nice.

Thank Lenka J
Reviewed 24 April 2016

The dominant of Olomoc, ths church can bee seen from most parts of olomouc and is alovely example of Gothisc architecture. Entrance is free.

Thank Alismile73
Reviewed 3 April 2016

This is probably the best known church in Olomouc, definitely worth visiting, it has stunning inside, but nice to see from outside only as well. Archbishop museum is just next to it with free entrance on Sundays.

Thank JirkaPanek
Reviewed 19 January 2016 via mobile

Simply a very pretty cathedral inside. All the internal walls, columns, ceilings are decorated. The stonework has been painted over in some discreet colourful patterns. It really brightens the place up. Even the nave stain glass windows look like those colourful kaleidoscope patterns from yr...More

Thank Jason C
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Marvelous church, incredible architecture. A must see in Olomouc, have a walk around and watch the details.

Thank Cláudia D
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Truly beautiful facade with a lot of ornaments and statues. the entrance portal is worth a closer look. The interior is great, but not as special as I expected.

Thank ErikvdValk
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Constructed of many different architectural styles, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassical, they are all here. Take the time to learn the history before your visit as it will increase your enjoyment of this simply beautiful building.

Thank cheesesalad
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