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Church of St. James (Kostel Svateho Jakuba)

Velke namesti, Prachatice 383 01, Czech Republic
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Pilgrimage Visit

We visited this lovely little church as part of a pilgrimage group because it is the site where... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2016
cececole
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Chalfont, Pennsylvania
Beautiful Church

A beautiful house of prayer for those of a religious persuasion; an art gallery and architectural... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2015
Andrew W
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Jan 5, 2016
“Pilgrimage Visit”
Dec 16, 2015
“Beautiful Church”
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Velke namesti, Prachatice 383 01, Czech Republic
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Reviewed January 6, 2016

We visited this lovely little church as part of a pilgrimage group because it is the site where Saint John Neumann was baptized. Worth the stop and we were able to celebrate Mass there. Sadly though what I remember most about Prachatice is the woman...More

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Reviewed December 16, 2015

A beautiful house of prayer for those of a religious persuasion; an art gallery and architectural spectacle for others... there is even a severed human hand and a legend to explain why!

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Reviewed January 17, 2015

As is the case with so many Czech churches, what you see from the exterior is mainly the result of 19th century changes that rebuilt it in the image of what they thought it aught to be, however enter the church and much is original...More

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Reviewed September 30, 2010

Prachatice is a rather small tow, and the belltower of this church dominates even the marketsquare. Prachatice was among the ancient settlement of a border settlements, which are at important Golden trail. Stood on the site of old town, approximately a quarter of Prachatic hours...More

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