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The Cathedral of Assumption

Sedlec u Kutne Hory, Kutna Hora 284 04, Czech Republic
+420 326 551 049
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The first cathedral-style structure in Bohemia is a magnificent example of 13th-century Czech Gothic architecture.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
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Sedlec u Kutne Hory, Kutna Hora 284 04, Czech Republic
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+420 326 551 049
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Gothic building with a long history and re-decoration by Santini. T me second most important building in Kutna Hora region (after Saint Barbara's Church.

Thank Eva L
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

It looked so modern from the outside - but well worth going in. The frescos are stunning - but as a civil engineer I found being able to go into the roof space and see the stone work on the roof, from above, was amazing.

Thank mimi A
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

I came to Kutna Hora on Sept. 24/17, after taking the train from Prague which took about 45-60 minutes to arrive and when I did I had to walk through this beautiful little town to get to the this lovely church called The Cathedral of...More

Thank James M
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

We did an afternoon trip from Prague to KH. This was our first stop as the van parked across the street in the lot. So we crossed the street and looked inside. We did not enter and look around. It was a quick stop before...More

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 17 April 2018

Our private guide, Pavel Černošek, brought us to Kutna Hora to visit the Sedlac Ossuary. After touring the bone church, he then brought us to the other gems in Kutna Hora. The first being The Cathedral of Assumption. This is the oldest Cistercian Cathedral in...More

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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

We’ve seen so many old European churches that we’ve lost count. But, what was nice about this one is that it was light and airy AND you got to go through the attic of the church. There are also the skills of four martyred monks...More

Thank Mitchell O
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

The most interesting was the posters explaining the restauration of the paintings... a fun fair had opened for Eastr just outside, so some youth were having beers at the entrance to the church...

Thank frankolsendk
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Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The most beautiful Gotic cathedral and so impressive with its modesty. The windows and the sealing are unic. I loved this cathedral.

Thank menachemle
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Another amazing, historic church in Europe. We visited on Christmas Day, and it was cool, so the crowds were a little thin. Besides the high ceilings, the artistry in the woodwork of the pews was also impressive.

Thank Rich M
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Very big church , very high ceiling and great organ music, the acoustic is amazing, I think is played every night from half 5pm . You can buy the combine tickets for this and for other churches in Kutna hora and you can save some...More

Thank vcelibuli
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