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Church of St. Nicholas, bishop

Kostel sv. Mikuláše, biskupa

Veliny

At the site of the present day church once stood an evidently older church (annonymous record from the middle of the 14th century stored in the archives of the Vatican). The timber, single-aisle church, with a shingle roof in the shape of a traingle is a unique monument of baroque, folk architecture. Two bells have been preserved in the present day belfry, dating back to the 16th, respectively 15th century. The timber mortuary with a picture of St. Nicholas, dating back to the 1st half of the 18th century.

Telephone: +420 466 682 187
Email: obecveliny@volny.cz
Web: veliny.cz/turista/kostel-sv-m...
GPS: 50°4'17.41"N 16°3'11.34"E
289 m above sea level

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Information

Category church, religious monument
Certificates and memberships Tourist stamp
Date of construction 1752

Tours / exhibitions

Opening hours
(GMT +2)
  • year round all day (only to order)

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

Availability

The nearest train stations
  • Borohrádek (4 km)
  • Holice (4 km)
  • Žďár n.Orlicí (5 km)
Nearest bus stop
The nearest airport
  • Pardubice (23 km)
  • Mnichovo Hradiště (91 km)
  • Brno Tuřany (112 km)

Events in object

Past events

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