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Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora

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Pilgrimage Church of St John of Nepomuk at Zelená Hora

CountryCzech Republic
Date of Inscription1994
CategoryCultural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/690

This pilgrimage church, built in honour of St John of Nepomuk, stands at Zelená Hora, not far from Ždár nad Sázavou in Moravia. Constructed at the beginning of the 18th century on a star-shaped plan, it is the most unusual work by the great architect Jan Blazej Santini, whose highly original style falls between neo-Gothic and Baroque.

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