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Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia

U milosrdnych 17, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 224 810 628
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U milosrdnych 17, Prague, Czech Republic
Staré Město (Old Town)
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+420 224 810 628
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"medieval art"
in 59 reviews
"national gallery"
in 23 reviews
"wonderful collection"
in 7 reviews
"sculpture garden"
in 5 reviews
"paintings and sculptures"
in 4 reviews
"extensive collection"
in 4 reviews
"poor clares"
in 3 reviews
"fourteenth century"
in 2 reviews
"beautiful works"
in 2 reviews
"virgin mary"
in 3 reviews
"love art"
in 2 reviews
"works of art"
in 4 reviews
"each piece"
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"king wenceslas"
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"baby jesus"
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"middle ages"
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"buried here"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

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

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Reviewed 4 days ago

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

Thank eliana1st
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 Rigel54
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Book at least 3 hrs for yourself (which we lacked - still regreting)...a pictoresque place which brings you to a different time-line and allows you to time-travel...after vast exhibit admiration and exercising your abilities in caligraphy - book-pressing & book-binding, there's a hidden spot behind...More

Thank Matúš V
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Simple yet peaceful. Lots of history and a beautiful place to walk around. The part of the national gallery housed here is exquisite so definitely worth paying to see, otherwise you can walk around the grounds for free. King Wenceslas is buried here and his...More

Thank Stephen G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This convent houses the national collection of medieval paintings and sculpture gathered together from around Bohemia. You will see carefully selected high quality work housed in a beautiful building of the period and will enjoy the escape from the bustle of the tourist hotspots. Highly...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

I was not sure I found the right place at the beginning -- I expected a lot of tourists here (being rated as top sights in Old Town by LP) -- as it looks nobody was visiting here. Fair enough to say that the architecture...More

Thank FengXueSG
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Just a walking distance from rush Prague city center and shopping mecca Palladium you can find oasis of peace. Convent of St Agnes, very well preserved a Gothic monastery with church, that was founded around 1230 AD by Premyslid princess St Agnes of Bohemia along...More

Thank janajot
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

We asked the taxi driver for the Museum of Medieval Art but he seemed puzzled until I showed him the web page for the Convent of Saint Agnes. (To avoid problematic fares settle on a price before entering the taxi.) Again, if you aren't interested...More

Thank CatLadyLive
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FoodLover311
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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AJ H
25 February 2017|
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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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