Saints Peter and Paul Rotunda

Starý Plzenec, Czech Republic

Pre-Romanesque Rotunda of Saints Peter and Paul dates from the late 10th century and is the oldest preserved sacral structure in Czech Republic. The first mention of the rotunda dates from 976. It collapsed in the 15th century, but was restored later. Inside the rotunda there is an exhibition of archaeological finds.


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Founded: 10th century
Category: Religious sites in Czech Republic


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Vaida Medišauskaitė (2 years ago)
Quit and peaceful place if you want a nice time from the town
David S. K. Muessle (2 years ago)
Nice sacral rotunda, unfortunately it is closed and cannot be visited. Nice view above the surrounding landscape, village below and the castle on the hill on the opposite mountain side. The information boards put there give explanations in Czech, English and even German. Very positively surprised by that fact. Wouldn't have visited though if I knew that one can't enter. Only recommend going up there if you enjoy a nice view ;)
Оксана Балахонкина (2 years ago)
I am impressed! Even in Engl, German and Rus languages!
Veronika Lo (2 years ago)
Beautiful view overlooking Stary Plzenec and Castle Radyne. Nice nature and positive vibes. Worth of visiting.
Pavel Novak (4 years ago)
It's a quite simple round building,but there is beatifull nature around and pretty nice view to castle Radyne and surrounding.
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