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Museum of Religious Art of the Pilsen Diocese

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I think this is one of the best religious museum what we have ever seen. The former monastry was... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Budapest, Hungary
More than expected

Surprisingly, this is one of the better religious art museums in Europe. Friendly staff, plaques in... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Jessica C
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21 Jul 2017
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

I think this is one of the best religious museum what we have ever seen. The former monastry was wonderfully renovated - the artifacts are real gems. The Saint Barbora chapel with it paintings from the 14. century are amazing! The "Jewl Case" and the...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Surprisingly, this is one of the better religious art museums in Europe. Friendly staff, plaques in English, German, and Czech. Everything very very informative! The museum doesn't just tell about the statue or painting, but also the theology behind it. Simply put and easily understood....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jessica C
Reviewed 9 July 2016

First of all, the building, a Franciscan Monastery is breathtaking! We started with the church itself and was a very peaceful and oh! moment! The pieces inside will amaze you, but the architecture, always the architecture, will do an amazing job as well!

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank André P
Reviewed 7 April 2016

V Muzeu je velké množství církevních památek, krásná kaple a jsou zde pořádány výstavy. Muzeum je bezbariérové, v blízkosti náměstí Republiky. Vhodné i pro rodiny.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Vladimir K
Reviewed 28 January 2016

The Diocesan Museum located in the old Franciscan monastery. The building itself it is a medieval pearl of Pilsen and you can find there for example tiny medieval street, which leads between the defensive walls and walls of the building itself or beautiful gothic chapel...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Blueflanker
Reviewed 18 October 2014

We enjoyed this visit. So much catholic history and art. 90 crowns - Fransiscan Monestary and Museum of Ecclesiastical Art. We had a guide (she didn't speak much English but was so kind and near the end she engaged a young woman who kindly translated...More

Date of experience: September 2014
2  Thank Jacalope
Reviewed 17 April 2014

This excellent antient art museum is hidden within old medieval walls of the Franciscan Monastery which is located in the very centre of the city just a hundred meters south of the main Square of the Republic. Exhibits feature old sculpures and paintings related to...More

Date of experience: October 2013
1  Thank 935vladimirs
Reviewed 13 August 2013

Gothic, Renaissance and baroque sculpture Art permanent exhibition, collection of works from the Museum of fine arts, which points out to the roots and of "Christian people in relation to God, man and world", magnificent St. Barbara chapel with very rare Gothic frescoes dating back...More

Date of experience: July 2013
3  Thank vakantiejozef
Reviewed 26 May 2013

This museum is a must for all travelers. It is located in the Franciscan Monastery located in Pl zen, Czech Republic. The relics in this museum and painting and sculptures are hundreds of years old. A testament to the faith of people in God, Goodness,...More

Date of experience: May 2013
2  Thank JerryKress
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