Gargoyles @ St. Vitus Cathedral

by Mikkal Noptek November. 06, 2013 3147 views

October 26, 2013

St. Vitus Cathedral is a Roman Catholic cathedral in Prague, and the seat of the Archbishop of Prague. The full name of the cathedral is St. Vitus, St. Wenceslas and St. Adalbert Cathedral.

This cathedral is an excellent example of Gothic architecture and is the biggest and most important church in the country. Located within Prague Castle and containing the tombs of many Bohemian kings and Holy Roman Emperors, the cathedral is under the ownership of the Czech government as part of the Prague Castle complex.

Cathedral dimensions are 124 x 60 meters, the main tower is 96.5 meters high, front towers 82 m, arch height 33.2 m.

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Abe Jackson 7 years, 3 months ago

I like the see gargoyles aussi, this is an interesting set.

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Josy 7 years, 3 months ago

je me souviens de cette édifice... la montée des marches est "hard", mais le spectacle en vaut le cuop !!

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G B 7 years, 3 months ago

wow! super cool!

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Finbarr 7 years, 3 months ago

Awesome shots!

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Gillian Parsons 7 years, 3 months ago

Such ugly things but fascinating in their own way.

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Agnes Felber 7 years, 3 months ago

Such a magnificent building, isn't it? Hard to photograph, though, from the front due to lack of space.

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