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Simply strange

I am not sure this is everyone's cup of tea but it seemed to be mine. This is an old church full... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2015
Frankfurt, Germany
Wax Museum

The church appears to have been converted to a wax museum now. The images concentrate on famous... read more

Reviewed 16 July 2018
Alan B
Newport, United Kingdom
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16 Jul 2018
“Wax Museum”
7 Apr 2018
“Irony 5.”
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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Zamecky vrch 4, Karlovy Vary 360 01, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 16 July 2018

The church appears to have been converted to a wax museum now. The images concentrate on famous composers, writers and poets who have visited the town "back in the day" to take the waters. Don't expect to see David Beckham or Lady Gaga.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Alan B
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This place is a gem. We were on a bit of a down after a poor lunch but this cheered us right up. We've seen a lot of wax museums arou d the country and chose this one to try out. The owner was welcoming...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

On the way to the Russian Orthodox Church and adjacent to the Bristol Spa is the Church of St Luke. The interior was not accessible, but it was a beautiful small church; however, it did appear as though the grounds were neglected. Worth a quick...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank JDSoui
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Not worth seeing at all. The wax statues are poor. The church used to be very nice but lost its beauty.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Barbora V
Reviewed 3 August 2016

This church looks very interesting in the sun. Also, its architecture is a little unusual for this town, as for me ))

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank oka2008
Reviewed 9 June 2016

Hi My name is Attila from Hungary I am in Karlovy Vary for 2 weeks. I visited this place last week. If you have interest about the chech history this is one of the place what you should visit. You will have a guided tour...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Attila N
Reviewed 22 May 2016

This is an old church very beautiful from outside. The church is open every day and has discarded wax figures of famous people. Make sure you are trying to guess who they are and then read the name tag. It was very funny that fax...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

I stumbled across this whilst wandering around and my god....what a gem! Highly recommend this for sheet hilarity, possibly made better after a liquid lunch. Will be sure to visit again and take everyone I know there. Pure fun!

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

This display is simply the funniest thing you can see in the Czech Republic. Just don't take it too seriously. My top tip is to not look at the name tags of the wax figures and to try and guess who they are. My sides...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 2 July 2015

I am not sure this is everyone's cup of tea but it seemed to be mine. This is an old church full of discarded (and quite honestly bad) waxwork figures of famous people. The wax works take some time to figure out who some of...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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