St. Egidius Basilica, Bardejov

4.9
#2 of 15 in Sightseeing in Presov Region
Religious Site Church
Dating from the medieval period, St. Egidius Basilica showcases early Gothic architecture and serves as one of Poprad's main historical attractions. Originally built during the 13th century, the church today stands over a square of the same name in the center of town. Visit the church and explore its interior, notable for the double-aisled construction native to the region. Don't miss the paintings within depicting the Virgin Mary and St. Egidius himself, both of which date to the Baroque period. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Bardejov holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the St. Egidius Basilica and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • August 20, 2017
    Side altars are decorated with paintings from the 14th-15th century, beautiful decor inside, carved wooden benches, it is worth!
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  • August 13, 2017
    Nice place with amazing view on city. Good exercise to get on the top :-))) Good place to visit. Enjoy !!!  more »
  • August 11, 2017
    A beautiful church. Magnificent carved benches, altars, beautiful figures-really worth a stop for a moment, take a look, dream. Be sure to head over to the towers from which you can enjoy wonderful views of the city (However, the entrance to the tower by far for people without claustrophobia).
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