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Slavin, Prague

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  • Visegrad Cemetery (Vyšehradský hřbitov) can be, IMHO, be divided into two parts-the cemetery itself (which I will write a separate post) and Slavin (Slavin monument). Somehow some mistakenly believe that these two objects-a single unit. Actually Slavin-a kind of Pantheon, giant General tomb of great representatives of the Czech nation, which is an object with a special status. Its advent Slavin, first of all, must the so-called Svatoborskomu society (spolek Svatobor). Introduced in the year 1862, Svatobor society set aimed at assisting the development of Czech language and literature as the most important element of the birth and development of the national revival. And the members of this society came up with the idea of creating the "last refuge" of prominent Czech poets and writers (originally). Maybe it is for this reason that the first "tenant" Slavina in 1901 became a famous Czech poet Julius Zeyer (Julius Zeyer) is about the last I in njete found this reference: "beautiful exotic bird Czech literature". Strongly stated! The main initiators and "engines" ideas were Probst Vysehrad Mikulas Karlach (remembered this man I told in a separate post) and Smihova Mayor Peter Matej Fisher. When I have an idea and it is backed by the material, its implementation does not take a lot of time during the four years (1889-1893 years) Memorial was erected on the East side of the Vysehrad cemetery. Architectural design of this place of rest and ...
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  • The Slavin is a monument and tomb dedicated to the national giants. Built in the late 19th century the , Slavin monument has remembrances of Mourning on the left side and a Victory on the right. On th...  more »
  • Slavin Memorial Cemetery, Prague is like a history book. There can be many greats recall and think about the present. Pretty important place!
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  • A nice memorial where many people are interred. The grave of Alphonse Mucha can be found there.
  • Beautiful place. cemetery where lies Dvorak, Mucha ...
  • Cemetery of historical famous Czechs.
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  • In this cemetery are buried the body of famous personalities. For example, here you can see the tomb of the composer Antonín Dvořák or writer Božena Němcová. There are burials and people from the recent past such as Waldemar Matuška and many others. The main entrance is a map where you can vyhlesat the grave of a specific person. The cemetery is very rozsáhlí and if you want to see only the most recommend starting by "map.
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