St. Michael's Church

Prudnik, Poland

St. Michael's Church in Prudnik is a Baroque brick church. The first church in Prudnik was built of wood in 1279. The current one was designed by Johann Innozenz Töpper. It was built in the years 1730–1738. In 1779 the church and tower roofs were damaged in the fire by Austrian blasting. After World War II the church was taken over by the Dominican Order. Dominicans left Prudnik in 1999.

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plac Farny 2, Prudnik, Poland
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Founded: 1730-1738
Category: Religious sites in Poland

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JA NAUKA (6 months ago)
Beautiful baroque style church. Although it had to be rebuilt after the fire, it still retained its "atmosphere". It is worth paying attention to the painting of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (the one behind the altar). It comes from a time when the church had this call. Additionally, speaking as a parishioner and not a "local guide" there are very nice priests here. A place worth visiting.
Andy (10 months ago)
A beautiful church in the baroque style
Paweł (13 months ago)
A historic church in the city center, with an interesting history and a Dominican episode of several decades.
Patryk Pęcak (2 years ago)
I do not recommend
Stanisław Łuczak (2 years ago)
Beautiful and well-kept church. Very interesting and bold in its shape for the times when it was made by a sculptor (gilding is, of course, the convention of such sculptures). I am puzzled by the lack of any epitaphs, commemorative plaques of the founders, etc.
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