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Capuchin Monastery and Vault

Kapucinske namesti 303/5, Brno 602 00, Czech Republic
+420 542 213 232
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Kapucinske namesti 303/5, Brno 602 00, Czech Republic
Kapucinske namesti 303/5, Brno 602 00, Czech Republic
+420 542 213 232
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For those that have seen mummys in Egypt or in museum, this is an ok experience. Otherwise it was not necessarily anything spectacular. The town center and cathedral close by were more interesting to us.

Thank smartstreamer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a normal business day in a normal hour and it was closed without any sign and nothing there is written in English. We didn't understand and other tourists were equally startled.

Thank Clemsidouille
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I was going to go on the steps for picture purposes but a few ladies were posing so I continued to to walk on. I was just strolling by. Nothing much else to say.

Thank lorraineJLondon
Reviewed 20 August 2017

In the center of Brno there is very mysterious place. Capuchin Monastery and vault is small place where you can meditate and also you can see other life. Old vault with human skeletons of monks from Capuchin Monastery is interesting stay with only one knowledge...More

Thank Petra B
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

I've visited with my wife and preteen who found it "boring". This was in contrast to our experience as we've enjoyed the visit an the exposition. It needs to be mentioned that there is no guided tour and therefore you'll need to commit to reading...More

Thank libor b
Reviewed 6 July 2017

It is a crypt for Capuchin friars. It was founded in the 17th century. The bodies inside the crypt have been mummified. The outlook is quaint and mostly symmetrical. Once you step foot into the monastery, there is already an eerie feeling coming towards you....More

1  Thank enochzenithimyuen
Reviewed 17 May 2017

A rather odd visit but very informative. I'm not sure how I felt about viewing so many mummified bodies as this is basically a crypt and their 'resting' place. Everyone was very quiet and respectful but it did seem a bit voyeuristic.

1  Thank Sarah W
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I didn't know what title to give to this review. I felt a weird mix of feelings while walking around this crypt, because this is what it is. I was surrounded by mummified buddies in a sort of a creepy atmosphere, and I could almost...More

1  Thank Varadinum
Reviewed 12 May 2017

U need to listen to history about this mysterious place. What happened there, how some exceptional people made it to this hidden cemetery. Great history behind ...

Reviewed 5 May 2017

Walking distance from our hotel. Highly recommended for unusull exhibit and close distance to numerous other sight.

Thank Lewis S
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