The Remnants of the Church of Virgin Mary / Pozustatky Kostela Panny Marie, Prague, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dáin & Olík
N 50° 05.423 E 014° 23.908
33U E 456971 N 5548853
Quick Description: The Remnants of the oldest church in Prague at Prague Castle.
Location: Czechia
Date Posted: 6/22/2009 5:08:41 AM
Waymark Code: WM6MPA
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Mark1962
Views: 124

Long Description:
The Church of Virgin Mary - the oldest at Prague castle and the second oldest in Bohemia - was built in the years 882 - 884 at the express wish of Prince Borivoj I. It became the burial place of Prince Spytihnev (d. 915) and his wife (d. 918). It was rebuilt in the 11the century, but then destroyed by fire in the 13th century.
Type: Remnant

Fee: no

Hours:
5:00 am - 12:00 pm


Related URL: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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