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košíkSt. Wenceslas Church - Žamberk

Czech Kostel sv. Václava

Žamberk

Telephone: +420 465 614 529
Email: farnost.zamberk@gmail.com
Web: www.dekanstvizamberk.cz
GPS: 50°5'11.14"N 16°27'47.24"E (414 m above sea level)

The original wooden church was hit by a flash of lightening and burnt down in 1684. The present day church was built by Chrudim's architect Donáto Theodor Morazzi. It is the tallest building structure in Žamberk. The tower is 72 m tall, the vaulted ceilings are 22 m tall and 44 m long. The layout of the church is in the shape of a Greek cross. The sectioned side facades and gradiosity of the building emphasize its height... Full description

The original wooden church was hit by a flash of lightening and burnt down in 1684. The present day church was built by Chrudim's architect Donáto Theodor Morazzi. It is the tallest building structure in Žamberk. The tower is 72 m tall, the vaulted ceilings are 22 m tall and 44 m long. The layout of the church is in the shape of a Greek cross. The sectioned side facades and gradiosity of the building emphasize its height. Only the painting of St. Wenceslas has remained preserved from the original small church.
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Category church, religious monument
Services scheduled worships
Date of construction 1738

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  • Pardubice (52 km)
  • Brno Tuřany (105 km)
  • Mnichovo Hradiště (116 km)

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