(Velehrad s bazilikou sv. Cyrila a Metoděje) - place of pilgrimage

(Velehrad s bazilikou sv. Cyrila a Metoděje) - place of pilgrimage

The large monastery is one of the most significant places of pilgrimage in Moravia. It was built in the late Romanesque style in 1240s. A part of the monastery is the Basilica of the Virgin Mary Assumption and SS. Cyril and Method. Current appearance of the monastery dates back to the turn of the 17th and 18th century, when a large Baroque reconstruction started.

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(Bazilika Nanebevzetí Panny Marie)

(Bazilika Nanebevzetí Panny Marie)

A famous pilgrimage point, where numerous pilgrimages are held, as well as meetings of believers on various occasions. The Baroque Pilgrimage Church of the Virgin Mary was built in 1721-1748, the stations of the cross, a work of Dušan Jurkovič, in the first half of the 20th century. According to archaeological findings, Hostýn was populated one thousand years before Christ. In the 1st century before...

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Church of St. John the Baptist

Church of St. John the Baptist

Piarist friary began to built the baroque church of St. Jan Baptist on the premises of the original Romanic church according to the project of achitect Cyrani from Bolleshaus. The church was finished in 1768 and has been preserved in the original form up to now. The inner height of the dome reaches 35 metres.

Masarykovo náměstí

Malenisko - pilgrimage site

Malenisko - pilgrimage site

Pilgrimage Church of Our Lady of the Snows from the 18th century, from which the way of the cross leads to the chapel on the ridge. A spring of healing water is also found here. Dorota Jahodíková of Pašovice donated a painting of the Holy Virgin Mary breast feeding (as a token of gratitude for being cured).

Tečovice - church

Tečovice - church

It was built in the Romanesque style and then reconstructed in baroque style. It consists of a Presbytery, nave and sacristy. A cemetery enclosed by walls surrounds the church. The building has one storey and does not have a cellar. The Presbytery is square in shape, arched by two rectangular fields of cross vaults with arched keystones. The windows are arched. The nave and chancel are ornate with...

Pilgrimage Church of the Birth of the Virgin Mary

The Mariánsky sanctuary is an extensive single-arcade, predominantly baroque building, which forms one of the largest and most beautiful religious buildings in the Olomouc archdiocese. The vaulted ceiling is ornate with paintings depicting the Annunciation and Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The glass case of the main altar has a statue of worship of the Virgin Mary and Jesus.

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Events

(Fleret + host Franc Alpa)

Masters Of Rock Café (Zlín)

Fri 1/19/2018 19:00

(Supertramp Classics)

Zlin Congress Centre (Zlín)

Sat 4/28/2018 18:00

(Stálá expozice obrazů malíře Joži Uprky)

Joža Uprka Gallery (Uherské Hradiště)

Thu 12/31/2014 - Thu 12/30/2020

(Otmar Oliva - Příběh sochy)

Tourist information centre (Velehrad)

Fri 6/2/2016 - Tue 12/30/2019

(Archiv a čas 1947 - 1997 - 2017)

State District Archive (Kroměříž)

Wed 6/13/2017 - Thu 5/30/2018


Tip for a trip

Kostelec-Štípa - windmill

Kostelec-Štípa - windmill

The brick windmill on the rise southeast from the village (the smallest in the country). It was built...