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The most beautiful baroque monuments in the Czech Republic.

The best of Baroque in Bohemia and Moravia

Petr Liška
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The most beautiful baroque monuments in the Czech Republic.
Inserted: 24.04.2022
Author: Petr Liška © gigaplaces.com
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Baroque was an important and ostentatious architectural style from the mid-17th century until almost the end of the 18th century. In the Czech Republic we can find a number of Baroque gems in the form of not only churches and monasteries, but also castles and other monuments. Let's take a look at the most beautiful Baroque monuments that can be found in Bohemia and Moravia.

1.
Church of St. Nicholas in Mala Strana

The most beautiful baroque monument in Prague

Altitude: 207 m / 679 ft

Church of St. Mikuláš in Malá Strana is considered one of the most beautiful Baroque monuments in the whole… continue reading

2.
Zelená Hora

A jewel from Jan Blazej Santini-Aichel

Rating:
| Altitude: 615 m / 2 018 ft

On the northern outskirts of Žďár nad Sázavou you will find a complete Baroque gem on Zelená Hora by the… continue reading

3.
Pilgrimage area Svatý Kopeček

The most important pilgrimage site in Moravia

Rating:
| Altitude: 380 m / 1 247 ft

Northeast of Olomouc you will find one of the most important pilgrimage sites in Moravia – Svatý Kopeček. The… continue reading

4.
Vranov nad Dyjí Chateau

Beautiful castle above the Dyje

Rating:
| Altitude: 375 m / 1 230 ft

The chateau is located in the western part of the Podyjí National Park and is a national cultural monument.… continue reading

5.
Hospital Kuks

Baroque pearl

Rating:
| Altitude: 304 m / 997 ft

The Baroque complex of the Kuks Hospital is built in a picturesque location above the river Elbe. Perhaps the… continue reading

6.
Church of St. Nicholas

Distinctive building on the Old Town Square

Rating:
| Altitude: 191 m / 627 ft

Church of St. Mikuláš is one of the most distinctive buildings on the Old Town Square. It is a massive white… continue reading

7.
Svatá hora near Příbram

The most important pilgrimage site in Bohemia

Rating:
| Altitude: 579 m / 1 900 ft

To the southeast of the center of Příbram you will find the most important Marian pilgrimage site in Bohemia… continue reading

8.
Loreta Monastery

Prague baroque gem

Rating:
| Altitude: 270 m / 886 ft

Loreta is an important Marian pilgrimage site at the western end of the historic center of Prague. Here you… continue reading

9.
Valtice Chateau

Baroque South Moravian jewel

Rating:
| Altitude: 207 m / 679 ft

Valtice Castle is a UNESCO World Heritage Site within the Lednice-Valtice Complex. It is a picturesque… continue reading

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