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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Museum of medieval art was really great! Such a well done display and good collection. Convent and church were accessed through stairs and enjoyed it all. Lovely restaurant with outside seating with fruit dumpling the way great grandma made them!

Thank Schmidly6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

. Outside gardens beautiful, see the sculpture with the skull, Inside rooms such history. visit ! !!

Thank FellowTraveler28478
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fine Medieval Art if You can Find the Entrance! We enjoyed visiting the Museum of Medieval Art at the convent of St. Agnes. Seniors reduced price: 120 CZK or $5 ea. Nice collection of altar pieces and icons in well maintained galleries with periodic benches....More

Thank JohnAnnColumbia_MD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This convent was founded in 1231 by Agnes of Bohemia after she was jilted at the altar. You can wander FREE throughout the inside of this building, as well as the grounds around it, where you'll find a variety of artistic installations -- some permanent...More

1  Thank Luv2TravelFarNWide
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

A nice collection of medieval art including paintings, sculptures and architecture from 1200-1550. The gardens and convent are free to roam on a self guided tour, but the collection costs about US 10. They do have a senior discount. The museum is well laid out...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Seeing this large collection of medieval art can take a while as there were many more galleries than expected. The art works are in excellent condition, especially considering their age. There are good labels for each piece but not enough overall descriptions of the periods...More

Thank Snowshaman
Reviewed 16 August 2018

The Convent itself is like a wonderful maze with interesting rooms at every corner, the history is fascinating as is the restoration currently going on. If time permits you should stop and read all the plaques as it gives you a very good account of...More

Thank BreezeRidge3
Reviewed 14 August 2018

this place was excellent,... well organised,... the exhibition '' for the eyes to admire '' was excellent with so many books available with detailed info on every piece,... but there was hardly any people there,... really wished I could have watched a concert there since...More

1  Thank eliana1st
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Finding St. Agnes took a bit of work, but it was well worth it. A rather extended site provided relaxing rambling through Czech history,

Thank Guy R
Reviewed 6 August 2018

we had a very good tour guide she new all the history , walking is easy all in the middle ages 5 hours Kutna hora (Bohemia), bone church 40,000 people are there from the 15th century

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5 March 2018|
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Response from wherehavubeen | Reviewed this property |
From memory, the ticket counter in the foyer appeared to be well stocked but since we're heathens, I didn't take a lot of interest in buying any souvenirs However, we were struck by how accessible the paintings and artefacts... More
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Response from Dominika Č | Reviewed this property |
allegedly the National Gallery had to close down all premises on Sat, as the security staff did not come to work...Probably some form of strike, which was not announced beforehand...:-(
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