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košíkChurch of St. John the Baptist - Orlické Záhoří

Czech Kostel sv. Jana Křtitele

Orlické Záhoří 34, 517 64 Orlické Záhoří

Telephone: +420 494 593 143, +420 494 542 033
Email: obec@orlickezahori.eu, tic@orlickezahori.eu
Web: www.orlickezahori.eu/index.ph...
GPS: 50°16'42.45"N 16°28'29.43"E (681 m above sea level)

The Late Baroque church from 1754-1763 is a single-aisled, rectangular ground plan with rounded corners and a rectangular presbytery, adjoined by a prismatic tower with shingle roof, with a choir on the west side.

There was also a very remarkable late Gothic Calvary here (around 1500), today transferred to the Church of of the Holy Cross in Klášterec nad Orlicí.

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Category church, lookout tower
Services scheduled worships

Tours / exhibitions

Description The furnishings of the church are mostly Baroque and Classicist from the period around 1770: the main altar painting is carried by two angels; on the sides there are statues (from the right) of St. John of Nepomuk, Sigismund, Wenceslas and Adalbert, above the tabernacle a small picture of the Madonna, the side altar of the Virgin Mary and the Sacred Heart in Pseudo-Romanesque style. The Baroque altar of St. John of Nepomuk is dated to the first quarter of the 18th century.
Opening hours
(GMT +2)
  • May-August Mo-Sa 9:00-15:00 (upon request of the administrator)
  • January-April, September-December Mo-Fr 9:00-15:00 (upon request of the administrator)

Before visiting the building we recommend checking the current opening hours on the building's website or by contacting the operator by telephone.

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The nearest train stations
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The nearest airport
  • Pardubice (60 km)
  • Copernicus (97 km)
  • Mnichovo Hradiště (109 km)

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