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Visit Central Moravia
Visit Central Moravia

Religious Monuments

The Central Moravia is one of the most sought-after destinations of spiritual tradition lovers. The highest concentration of such monuments is in Olomouc however the whole region is full of sites of religious significance. An architectural gem, the basilica in Svatý Kopeček near Olomouc, is one of the most famous and visited pilgrimage shrines in the Czech Republic.

Basilica Minor of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary

Basilica Minor of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary

Olomouc

Thousands of pilgrims have winded their way to the Church of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary on Svatý Kopeček and it up until today ranks among the most well-known and most frequently visited pilgrimage sites in the Czech Republic.

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The Church of St. Mary of the Snow

The Church of St. Mary of the Snow

Olomouc

A typical church of the Jesuit order which came into existence at the beginning of the 18th century and is impressive due to its lovely and extremely richly decorated interiors.

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Church of the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary

Church of the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary

Šternberk

A small church stood on the site of today's church as far back as the Romanesque period. In 1371, a Gothic church was built by Peter of Šternberk on the site of an older Romanesque church. At the same time, Albert II brought the Augustinian Order to the town, and they subsequently established a monastery. The church dilapidated beyond repair and was demolished in 1775.

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Old Jesuit Boarding Scholl Konvikt

Old Jesuit Boarding Scholl Konvikt

Olomouc

The Baroque building of the former Jesuit boarding school ‘Konvikt’ is one of the oldest parts of the University in Olomouc.

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