Church of St. Mary Magdalene, Karlovy Vary

4.5
#2 of 9 in Historic Sites in Karlovy Vary
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
Church of St. Mary Magdalene is home to the tabernacle--a box in which the holy bread and wine are kept--and was declared a National Cultural Monument in 2010. Visit to see a richly decorated 18th-century altar, Baroque Eucharist sculptures, and a Gothic Madonna inside one of the most important Czech High Baroque monuments. Take a tour to learn more about the altar of the Holy Sepulchre, which is made from sinter and aragonite; biblical scenes of Gethsemane Garden and Calvary; Baroque church foundations; and a geological display. A charnel house with the skeletal remains from the former cemetery is included on the tour. For Church of St. Mary Magdalene and beyond, use our Karlovy Vary driving holiday planner to get the most from your Karlovy Vary vacation.
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  • This beautiful baroque church was situated on the hill over the Hot Spring Colonnade, so there was a nice view of part Karlovy Vary from there. The entrance to the church was open, but then there was....  more »
  • This is a small church which was constructed by Lanac Diezenhofer. We were luck on our visit to have the opportunity to listen to a concert.  more »
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  • Beautiful 18th century Catholic Church. We attended Mass on Czech on Sunday and looked around the church. Must see architecture.
  • Beautiful performance of really talented 3 musician. Good bless theme.

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