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Cathedral of St. Elizabeth (Dom svatej Alzbety)

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Address: Hlavna ul., Kosice, Slovakia
Phone Number: +421 907 524 094
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Worth a look, very ornate. Attended Sunday service, all in slovakian, no hymns, large congregation of all ages.

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Doncaster
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Worth a look, very ornate. Attended Sunday service, all in slovakian, no hymns, large congregation of all ages.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Starting with the first Advent weekend, the cathedral gets a fantastic coloured lightning... You will get wonderfull night shots.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great cathedral with long long history and beautiful statues and altars. It is after reconstruction. Don't forget go upstairs to the tower for great sightseeing.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautifully renovated cathedral. Probably the most beautiful in Slovakia. Huge organ inside, nice roof and perfect round view on whole city from the clock tower. If you will decided to go up be carefull the stairs are very narrow and people walk two-way up-down.

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Trowbridge, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a look when in Kosice. Very ornate interior and impressive features. Is a working cathedral, so you get the token beggars outside

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fabulous architecture, in the centre of Kosice, I would advise highly a look around this historic Catherdral.....

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Very amazing place, with interesting historical story,. The style is the same as St Vit Cathedral in Prague.

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Thank Vladimir P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Massive and looming but not gloomy cathedral in the heart of the downtown area. Easy access to a marvelous interior and a few pennies for a walk up the tower. The facade is ornate and spectacular, especially in the evening sun. The history of it's construction and the role of the wife of one of the master stone mason's in... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

Wonderful and interesting history- an active church with bells peeling and organ music each night/day.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We visited this city in July 2013, the year when this city was been showcased as a Cultural Center. It is indeed a beautiful, welcoming city and the St. Elizabeth Cathedral is a MUST for any visitors. Located in the pedestrianized square, cannot be missed! The climbing up to the tower is worth if anything for the spectacular views (2... More 

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