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košíkPolice nad Metují - monastery and Museum of the town Police nad Metují

Klášter 1, 549 54 Police nad Metují

Telephone: +420 491 423 248, +420 739 811 074
Email: police@muzeumnachod.cz
Web: www.muzeumnachod.cz/index.php...
GPS: 50°32'18.03"N 16°14'4.83"E (441 m above sea level)

The monastery was founded at the beginning of the 13th century by Benedictine monks. The current Baroque appearance of the building dates to 1770. Part of the monastery complex is the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. The monastery was burned and reconstructed several times. During reconstruction work in 1954 the fresco Christ’s Head from approximately 1300 was discovered, as were a small portal, a sanctuary... Full description

The monastery was founded at the beginning of the 13th century by Benedictine monks. The current Baroque appearance of the building dates to 1770. Part of the monastery complex is the Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary. The monastery was burned and reconstructed several times. During reconstruction work in 1954 the fresco Christ’s Head from approximately 1300 was discovered, as were a small portal, a sanctuary, and other valuable relics. The entrance to the church is decorated with an Early Gothic portal from the years 1270-1280.
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Category church, monastery, museum, religious monument
Certificates and memberships Tourist stamp

Tours / exhibitions

Description 750th anniversary of the foundation of Police nad Metuji, exhibition of peasant furniture in Laudon Hall, representation rooms and chapel of the purposes of an abbot.
Opening hours
(GMT +2)
  • June-September except Mo 9:00-12:00 13:00-16:30 (with guide)

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


Last tour before closing: 45 min.
Sightseeing time: 45 min.
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide ?/45

Availability

The nearest train stations
Nearest bus stop
The nearest airport
  • Pardubice (68 km)
  • Copernicus (79 km)
  • Mnichovo Hradiště (88 km)

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