St. George's Basilica
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St. George's Basilica is the oldest surviving church building within Prague Castle, Prague, Czech Republic. The basilica was founded by Vratislaus I of Bohemia in 920.
July 24, 2014
St. George`s Basilica was founded about 920 by Prince Vratislav I.The present Romanesque apperance is from 1142. The Romanesque interior of the basilica is austere and monumental.
One of Prague’s most significant Romanesque monuments, this is the city’s second oldest church and was founded around 920 AD. Standing on Jiřské náměstí, the church is dominated by its two white stone steeples, which reach a height of 41 m. The wider southern tower is called Adam; the narrower…