St. Hyacinth's Church

Wierzbica Górna, Poland

St. Hyacinth's Church in Wierzbica Górna is a wooden church built in 1722. The church belongs to St. Hyacinth Parish in Wierzbica Górna, in the Namysłów-South Deanery of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Wrocław.



Your name


Founded: 1722
Category: Religious sites in Poland

More Information

User Reviews

Powered by Google

Featured Historic Landmarks, Sites & Buildings

Historic Site of the week

Odeon of Herodes Atticus

The Odeon of Herodes Atticus is a stone theatre structure located on the southwest slope of the Acropolis of Athens. It was built in 161 AD by the Athenian magnate Herodes Atticus in memory of his wife, Aspasia Annia Regilla. It was originally a steep-sloped theater with a three-story stone front wall and a wooden roof made of expensive cedar of Lebanon timber. It was used as a venue for music concerts with a capacity of 5,000. It lasted intact until it was destroyed and left in ruins by the Heruli in 267 AD.

The audience stands and the orchestra (stage) were restored using Pentelic marble in the 1950s. Since then it has been the main venue of the Athens Festival, which runs from May through October each year, featuring a variety of acclaimed Greek as well as International performances.