6 Sights in Olomouc, Czechia (with Map and Images)

Here you can find interesting sights in Olomouc, Czechia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about the sight. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 6 sights are available in Olomouc, Czechia.

List of cities in Czechia Sightseeing Tours in Olomouc

1. Sloup Nejsvětější Trojice

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The Holy Trinity Column in Olomouc, in the Czech Republic is a Baroque monument that was built between 1716 and 1754. The main purpose was to celebrate the Catholic Church and faith, partly caused by feeling of gratitude for ending a plague, which struck Moravia between 1713 and 1715. The column was also understood to be an expression of local patriotism, since all artists and master craftsmen working on this monument were Olomouc citizens, and almost all depicted saints were connected with the city of Olomouc in some way.

Wikipedia: Holy Trinity Column, Olomouc (EN)

2. Orloj

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The Olomouc Astronomical Clock is part of the northern wall of the town hall of Olomouc, Czech Republic. The astronomical clock was built the 15th century and has been reconstructed several times. The current appearance is from 1955 in the socialist realism style. It is one of the few heliocentric clocks in the world.

Wikipedia: Olomouc astronomical clock (EN)

3. Svatý Gorazd

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Olomouc Orthodox Church or Church of St. Gorazd is an Orthodox Christian church in the city of Olomouc in Moravia, in the Czech Republic. It was built and consecrated in 1939 and dedicated to St. Gorazd. In 1950 it became a cathedral, because Olomouc is the seat of the Olomouc-Brno eparchy.

Wikipedia: Olomouc Orthodox Church (EN)

4. Zdíkův palác

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Zdíkův palác Jan Jenista / CC BY 2.5

Zdík's Palace is a torso of a Romanesque building on Wenceslas Square in Olomouc, which was built at the end of the 30s of the 12th century by the Bishop of Olomouc Jindřich Zdík (1126–1150). The entire palace is part of the sightseeing tour of the Archdiocesan Museum.

Wikipedia: Zdíkův palác (CS)

5. Katedrála svatého Václava

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Katedrála svatého Václava Kirk, shifted & cropped by Rabanus Flavus / CC BY-SA 3.0

Saint Wenceslas Cathedral is a gothic cathedral at Wenceslas Square in Olomouc, in the Czech Republic, founded in 1107. The square was named after Saint Wenceslaus I, Duke of Bohemia on the thousandth anniversary of his death in 935. The cathedral is also named after him.

Wikipedia: Saint Wenceslas Cathedral (EN)

6. Kostel svatého Mořice

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Church of Saint Maurice is a Roman Catholic church in Olomouc, Czech Republic. It is located in the city centre, near the Horní náměstí and remains one of the most important landmarks of the city.

Wikipedia: Church of Saint Maurice (Olomouc) (EN)

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