Basilica minor of St. Egidius - Bardejov

Region:Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
District:Bardejov
City / Municipality:Bardejov, City part / Municipality part:Bardejov
Tourist location:Šariš
Monument reserve:Bardejov
World Heritage:UNESCO Cultural Heritage
Latitude:49° 17' 35.160028045152" / 49.29310000779032
Longitude:21° 16' 32.123840037744" / 21.27558995556604
Unesco world heritage
Basilica of St. Egidius together with the historic town hall are dominants of city of Bardejov in the Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj). The history of the basilica dates back to the 13th century. The church is a unique piece of Late Gothic architecture in eastern Slovakia. In addition to significant architectural value it is interesting also for its rare interior. There are rare monuments from the Middle Ages that have great artistic and historical value. There dominates set of eleven Gothic altars in the interior. Rare are also among others sculptural group of Golgota from the 15th century, stone pastophorium and plastic of St. Egidius bishop. It was declared as Basilica minor in year 2000. Basilica minor is from 18th century a special honorary title, which lends Roman Pontiff to important temples. The church is a national cultural monument and is a part of the World Heritage Site - ... ... Read more

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Basilica minor of St. Egidius - Bardejov

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