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Ossuary / The Cemetery Church

Zamecka 279, Kutna Hora 284 03, Czech Republic
+420 326 551 049
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Sedlec ossuary, a small chapel located in the graveyard of the Church of All Saints, is decorated with the bones of more than 40,000 people.
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“human bones” (181 reviews)
“day trip” (138 reviews)
“worth a visit” (60 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Zamecka 279, Kutna Hora 284 03, Czech Republic
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+420 326 551 049
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We got to visit this amazing place with the equally amazing (cheap and proffesional) tour company Discover Prague. What a place! I have never seen anything like it. We loved it! I think it is awesome that we can «use» bones for something else than...More

Thank Kaja R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The bone church as they called is a unique and interesting place as literally you will find hundred, and thousand of human bones! (From skull, to leg, etc). We came here with a guide so we had a little bit of idea how this started...More

Thank Rocky X
Reviewed 1 week ago

The church quite small, smaller than imagine before visit. Must see one time cathegory if you travelling at this area.

Thank Rogerious
Reviewed 1 week ago

We thought we were going into a what looked like a small church in a quaint country town. The Ossuary is a place or receptacle for the bones of the dead. There were thousands of skulls and bones from people of all ages. The bones...More

Thank ddunngross
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you go to church, you don't expect to see thousands of bones. Here you do. The bones of plague victims and others who died hundreds of years ago are in this church. But unlike some catacombs, in this church the bones are part of...More

Thank Knyght1
Reviewed 1 week ago

I knew about, what to expect, but even so I was left impressed by what I saw in the ossuary on my own eyes ... History is really interesting and can prepare us many surprises ...

Thank EduardZdzieblo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yep, human bones formed into art. It is not gory or morose. Really beautifully done. This place gets crowded when tour buses show up, it takes away from the quiet of the basement crypt. Do go up to the small chapel where there is an...More

Thank ski&brew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I must admit the hype for this place outweighs the wow factor upon visiting. It was much smaller than I expected when I entered and there was very little info on how it was formed or the people whose bones had been used. Also, I...More

Thank jebskulker
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I are both into history, and unique historical items interest us. We were staying in Prague for a week and thought to make a day trip out to Kutna Hora. It took about an hour to get there (including walk to Prague...More

Thank Sophia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the Sedlec Ossuary as part of a tour. It was really interesting but smaller than you might imagine. We got some excellent photos as it was quite quiet in November. Very interesting place to visit.

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Matt H
November 6, 2017|
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Response from Therese P | Reviewed this property |
I enjoyed a tour, saw all I needed to had a great guide that gave us all the background history and met other people on the way. Received a dvd of the Church and a discounted river cruise ticket which I also took about a... More
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erikamiller6
February 17, 2017|
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They accept both, but in my opinion we came out better using CZ Crowns while traveling thru the CZ Republic and saved money as sometimes the exchange rate did not match the posted CZ Crown price...
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Battygirl53
September 15, 2016|
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Response from Tine181 | Reviewed this property |
We went w a tour guide and yes it's very tight on time and it's mainly the church. I would suggest you contact the place you will be staying at or contact the tourist office. I have asked Prague tourism many questions and... More
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