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The Plague Column

Square of the Republic, Pilsen 30100, Czech Republic
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Square of the Republic, Pilsen 30100, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

Possibly a bit hidden between the cathedral and the city hall, in one corner of the main square, this plague column should not be omitted when you visit Pilsen. Have a look at the breathtaking details and elaborate structure. Definitely a must for each visitor...More

1  Thank charles911
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Right behind the cathedral and few steps from the town hall. Nice historical column to remembering the hard times of Pilsen history.

1  Thank Miloslav Z
Reviewed 14 August 2016

One of the landmarks in the Republic Square. The shinny Plague Column was very beautiful, and the background buildings were also very attractive. A very good place to take some photos and memories. There were some wooden benches nearby that travelers can take a good...More

1  Thank Admiral2525
Reviewed 9 July 2016

Near the immense Cathedral, on Republic's Square, you will find, on a corner, one of the most beautiful columns you can ever imagine! With its guided details, its architectural statements and its own significance, you would go bananas with all the composition! It does not...More

1  Thank AndrePatricio
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We traveled to Burno and decided to check out UNESCO sites along our way back to Vienna, Austria. We really enjoyed this stop for a very good espresso and a few pictures. The city center is lined with colorful homes and shops.

1  Thank Spoonermomma1
Reviewed 20 September 2015

The Square is enchanting.This memorial stands proud.So much to see in the square.Most towns do have a plague column.

1  Thank JANETDENISE
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We saw several Plague Column's throughout our trip. The one in Pilsen was very nice with lots of detail . My photo doesn't capture that, but some of the other reviewers have better photos. It is in a nice old square.

Thank zippy608
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Column in nice corner of town .statue very nice & buildings behind all old with nice facades. Go well with the monument

1  Thank FrequentTripperUK
Reviewed 17 July 2015

The Plague Column is located in the main square in Pilsen next to the town hall and cathedral. The column was originally built in 1681 to protect Pilsen from the plague. The monument has some intricate carvings and is worth checking out when visiting the...More

Thank worldtraveller2801
Reviewed 28 February 2014

which is worth seeing. I visit Pilsen very often and pass the column having the opportunity. I am not of a history lover but it is definitely worth stopping by and look at the works of old masters. Go there with my students almost every...More

Thank barynek
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