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Plague Column

namEsti Svornosti, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
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Right in the middle of the main square

This is a large column with a fountain around it. Visually pleasant, all towns built these columns... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Arletta F
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Saginaw, Michigan, United States
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Lovely Column with many interesting features. Although it was in the square not many people were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
bryjud
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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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  • Average26%
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“virgin mary” (8 reviews)
“the main square” (10 reviews)
“town square” (12 reviews)
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namEsti Svornosti, Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a large column with a fountain around it. Visually pleasant, all towns built these columns to commemorate the Trinity as a tribute the the plagues were over.

Thank Arletta F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely Column with many interesting features. Although it was in the square not many people were taking note of it

Thank bryjud
Reviewed 15 September 2017

Located at the end of town in the square, the Namesti Svornosti, the column commemorates the city surviving the plague of the 17th century. The column is topped by the Virgin Mary and is surrounded by several patron saints for the town including (I think)...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 9 September 2017

a beautiful statue but then again neither was the plague beautiful. I recommend going because the church is stunning that sits behind the square where this monument is situated. I agree with the reviewer who said "not sure what to write." It really is ugly...More

2  Thank princessdeirdre
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Plague Column is a monument located in the center of Svornosti Square, the Town Square, in Český Krumlov. The square is little (compared, for exemple, with the Ceske Budejovice Town Square), but tiny. It is a place to walk and see the beautiful buildings, which...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 21 July 2017

If you go to Cesky Krimlov, you will see this plague. it's located at the main square. Im pretty sure there are many other in other European countries. But this plague is well located, so that people who come to visit can enjoy, especially when...More

Thank c0sm0p0litangirl
Reviewed 13 July 2017

At the main square - Namesti Svornosti - topped with the statue of the Virgen Mary and some saints. There is a fopuntain around the column.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Many towns in this region have Plague statues and it just became a bit of a focus for me to try and catch as many of them as possible. Interesting to see the different styles that different towns chose for THEIR plague columns.

Thank DonnaKarson
Reviewed 14 June 2017

We all have something to be thankful for but perhaps not as dramatic as surviving the plague. This column made me thankful not to worry about such a disaster as well as being beautiful.

Thank Alicia M
Reviewed 13 June 2017

fits well in the town square, but by no means the best or biggest a good place to meeg up if you are in a group.

Thank Kathleen S
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