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St.Wenceslas Cathedral St.Wenceslas Cathedral
St.Wenceslas Cathedral is romanesque building from 1131, reconstructed in the Gothic style. Its current appearance dates from 1883 - 1892. The cathedral`s spire (100.65 m) is the tallest in Moravia. Adjacent to the cathedral is the chapel of St.Anna. The chapel is attached to the chapter house, in which the last Premyslid king Wenceslas IVth (Vaclav IVth) was murdered in 1306. In 1767 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart composed his 6th Symphony here.

Situation: 15 min walk from centre (Town Hall)
Visit: is open to the public
Name: St.Wenceslas Cathedral (katedrala Sv.Vaclava)
Address: Wenceslas`s Square (Vaclavske namesti), Olomouc, Czech Republic
Premyslid Palace Premyslid Palace
Premyslid Palace is bordering with cathedral and it is a national cultural monument. Out of the original structures begun in 1204 remains the lower part of the tpwer - the chapel of St. Barbara and part of the peripheral walls of the bishop`s chapter house with unique Romanesque windows. There was killed last Premyslid king Wenceslas IVth (Vaclav IVth) in 1406.

Situation: 15 min walk from centre (Town Hall)
Visit: open to the public (museum)
Name: Premyslid Palace (Premyslovsky palac)
Address: Wenceslas`s Square (Vaclavske namesti), Olomouc, Czech Republic
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Martin from CR 05/2013
You have mistake here. Last Premyslid king was not Wenceslas IVth, but Wenceslas IIIrd and he was killed in Olomouc in 1306. Furthermore Wenceslas IVth was from Luxemburg dynastyand and died in 1419 in Novy hrad u Kunratic.
R. from USA 09/2011
I will be in Olomouc to teach at Palacky University. I hope to visit the Cathedral.
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