The Doksany town is well-known mainly for its monastery established probably already in 1144 by Vladislav II. The heyday of the monastery was in the 13th and 14th centuries. It was completely desolated during the Thirty Years’ War. After that it was rebuilt into the Baroque appearance in 17th century. During the 19th century the monastery became a chateau.

Doksany Monastery has been used to film BBC's The Musketeers, an HBO's Knightfall series.

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Founded: 1144
Category: Religious sites in Czech Republic

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Radek Bania (2 years ago)
Although the monastery is in a state of disrepair, it has its great charm.
Chris H (2 years ago)
Very interesting. Only stopped because we happened to drive by. Didn't see anywhere to go in to view. Church was also locked.
Václav Kalina (2 years ago)
A beautiful but heavily devastated monastery complex with a beautiful Baroque church, whose richly decorated interior will surprise every visitor. The neglected garden surprises with beautiful old trees and the beautiful nooks and crannies in the garden offer romantic walks in whatever season. She also praised the beautiful Miss Guide, who took us through the grounds and the church with an exhaustive explanation. I highly recommend it to everyone's history lover. Admission is voluntary.
Blanka Kucerova (3 years ago)
Worth to visit.
Blanka Kucerova (3 years ago)
Worth to visit.
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