St Bartholomew's Church

Staré Město, Czech Republic

The original Church of Saint Bartholomew was built in 1295 and destroyed during the Hussite Wars. The today's Church of Saint Bartholomew was built together with a monastery in 1507–1514. It was used as a burial place of the Pernštejn family. In the interior there is a valuable main altar with the painting 'The Passion of St. Bartholomew' from 1692 by Michael Willmann and a painting decoration by Mikoláš Aleš.


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Founded: 1507-1514
Category: Religious sites in Czech Republic


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Magdalena K. (4 months ago)
Beautiful stained glass windows with a decorated ceiling just above the entrance to the Church and a rich altar. Nicely located church.
Bohumír Bednář (6 months ago)
The parish church of St. Bartholomew in Pardubice belongs to one of the landmarks of the city and its historical core. The church is an original Gothic building and, according to documented records, it is mentioned here from the second half of the 13th century. It was also slightly modified structurally in several centuries due to capacity reasons. I didn't get inside because it opens, for example, for regular religious services and other important events in the city itself. For myself, I can only admire his beauty from the outside again ♥️??.
hana pecková (3 years ago)
Stanislav Hanobik (4 years ago)
Beautiful historical holy place to have your quiet talk to The Almighty.
Ivan Korjavin (6 years ago)
Nice one. Coincidentally I wathced mesa. It is fun.
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