Construction of this palatine chapel, with its octagonal basilica and cupola, began c. 790800 under the Emperor ... More
Construction of this palatine chapel, with its octagonal basilica and cupola, began c. 790800 under the Emperor Charlemagne. Originally inspired by the churches of the Eastern part of the Holy Roman Empire, it was splendidly enlarged in the Middle Ages.
You'll spot the Neo Romanesque facade of this cathedral long before you step up to the door. Inside you'll find
lots of splendid marble and some impressively enormous mosaics. Lord Carson, leader of the campaign against Home Rule, is ...
Rising up from the center of the castle grounds, the Gothic cathedral dominates the Prague skyline and is one of
the defining images of the city and its tourist center. The cathedral houses a number of valuable monuments, including ...
This cathedral was originally dedicated by St. Methodius according to local legend, and was later used as part of a
home for retired Roman Catholic priests. After being used as a center for technology in 1869, the cathedral was ...