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"clementinum" Old Town Tip by doug48

Old Town, Prague: 135 reviews and 247 photos

by doug48

in 1556 emperor ferdinand I invited the jesuits to prague to promote catholism. they established their headquarters in the former dominican monastery of st. clement. they established a university in the 17th century. in 1773 the pope dissolved the order of jesuits and the university was secularized. today the clementinum is prague's national library. in clementinum's chapel of mirrors are frequent classical concerts that are open to the public.

Address: krizovnicke namesti 4
Directions: central prague, old town.
Phone: +420 774 853 921

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jun 15, 2008
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