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Banská Štiavnica, Calvary Complex
Slovakia

Banská Štiavnica Calvary Complex – the most beautiful and indeed most important Baroque monument in Slovakia. Represents a unique architectural and landscape complex as regards both its extent and content. In 2007 an initiative was formed consisting of professionals in the field and the site owners that started working systematically on its preservation and have elaborated a complex project of its preservation and future utilisation. more info: http://www.kalvaria.org/sk/

Banskoštiavnická Kalvária predstavuje unikátny architektúrny celok. Je barokovou kalváriou s komplexom 25-tich kaplniek. Tieto objekty kaplniek a kostolov boli vybudované okolo roku 1744 na svahu kopca vyhasnutej sopky – pôvodný názov kopca bol Scharffenberg (Ostrý vrch). Je vyvinuté ohromné úsilie na záchranu tejto kalvárie v rámci EÚ.

Copyright: Cibula Vincent
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Taken: 23/07/2011
Uploaded: 31/07/2011
Updated: 21/03/2015
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