Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Karlovy Vary

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Church of St. Mary Magdalene is home to the tabernacle--a box in which the holy bread and wine are kept--and was declared a National Cultural Monument in 2010. Visit to see a richly decorated 18th-century altar, Baroque Eucharist sculptures, and a Gothic Madonna inside one of the most important Czech High Baroque monuments. Take a tour to learn more about the altar of the Holy Sepulchre, which is made from sinter and aragonite; biblical scenes of Gethsemane Garden and Calvary; Baroque church foundations; and a geological display. A charnel house with the skeletal remains from the former cemetery is included on the tour. For Church of St. Mary Magdalene and beyond, use our Karlovy Vary driving holiday planner to get the most from your Karlovy Vary vacation.
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  • The Church of Maria Magdalena is a clear embodiment of the Baroque style is traditional for enough he Czech Republic and a better solution for the Karlovy Vary the temple hardly imaginable. Fits perfectly into the architecture of the city, where ruled by modern style and Good. the Interior of the temple, are good and regularly held in it.
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  • For the first time in this church and directly on the concert of organ music. The sound is simply mesmerizing, Phonics is very good. hour just flying. Since we were in the January cold, but of course when entering all doled out blankets! Enjoyed listening.
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  • Best surviving example of baroque archiztecture in the region, pristine. Interior is wonderful and usually offers instrumental concerts in the evenings.
  • Absolutely gorgeous. Please visit and go in when in Karlovy Vary.
  • Very nice church in the middle of the town. Definitely worth a visit.
  • for nice photos
  • Seen only from outside on 03.12.2015, it seemed nice and harmonious with its environment.

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One of Europe's most famous spa resorts, Karlovy Vary has a long history of welcoming visitors from all over the world. Many of the town's hotels serve as impressive historic structures dating back several centuries, and quite a few include on-site wellness and spa services. The majority of hotels and guesthouses sit in the center of the town, but the surrounding area also offers a good selection of lodgings, from hotels to campsites, in a more tranquil environment. In addition to its thermal waters, Karlovy Vary is known as one of Czech Republic's premium golfing destinations; keen golfers can stay just minutes away from some of its best courses.
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