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Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia

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Address: U milosrdnych 17, Prague, Czech Republic
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The architecture is breathtaking. The grounds are stunning. The history is very interesting The atmosphere grabs you straight away. It was our favourite place to visit even though... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Bradford, United Kingdom
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The architecture is breathtaking. The grounds are stunning. The history is very interesting The atmosphere grabs you straight away. It was our favourite place to visit even though we discovered it by accident.

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Mahwah, New Jersey
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

The atmosphere of this convent resembles the Cloisters in New York City. If you are interested in religious art spanning from the medieval through the Renaissance, you would appreciate the ample collection of wood carvings and paintings. The paintings may look repetitive after seeing so many Madonna and Child portraits, as well as the same saints, apostles and biblical scenes... More 

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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

This is an attraction in two parts, one is the old convent building which you can walk around and admire. For the kids there is a room set aside for interactive play and art. Quite stark and plain now but still impressive and atmospheric. Information boards in English and Czech tell you about the history and there are illustrated books... More 

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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

A very good old church with lots of old items. Worth the visit.You need about an hour or more depends on you.

Thank SE s
Moscow, Russia
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

If you are into religious statues and art then this is the place for you. It is a bit overwhelming with the amount of objects to view but they have taken some infra red images of some artworks and it is interesting to see what lies beneath the paint. There is a great little art room where children (and adults)... More 

Thank GrahamMcClymont
Prague, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Some medieval pictures are worth seeing and so is the old convent and its sculpture garden, which is a new addition, a quiet place where you can go without paying for entry. The cafe is very cosy, like someone's living room with classical old furniture. Good coffee and cakes. The small streets around are picturesque, containing the 'smallest house in... More 

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co. kildare ireland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This is the most beautiful collection of medieval European art that I have ever seen! If you love art don't miss this beautiful place!

Thank marymce
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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Visited at 2pm on 25/2. Many confused and disappointed tourists were circling the convent trying the closed doors. The museum's opening hours are 10 - 6pm on a Saturday. There was no sign that explained the museum was closed - we only managed to find out that it was closed due to 'technical difficulties' when our hotel receptionist kindly telephoned... More 

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Heathfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

We went here on purpose to look around a Convent. And I really wished we hadn't made the effort as it really was not worth it. It has several rooms with religious artefacts/ relics in them. Then there are other rooms with nothing in them, including the chapel. We walked around it in about 20 minutes. I had the feeling... More 

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Ramsbottom, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

Tucked away in a small street in the old town the Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia is now used as an art gallery . We arrived after the posted opening time of 10.30 to find it closed ( maybe because of the snow ?) so suggest checking its open if visiting in next few months

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