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Tickets to Sedlec monuments can be purchased ONLY at the Sedlec information centre or online.

On Wednesday, 10 August, a water shutdown is planned in the Sedlec district. Sedlec's monuments will remain open to visitors, but please note that some services may be restricted (e.g. public toilets, restaurants, etc.).

St. James's Church

Romanesque St. James's Church

Before visiting the monument

Tickets to Sedlec monuments can be purchased ONLY at the Sedlec information centre or online.

On Wednesday, 10 August, a water shutdown is planned in the Sedlec district. Sedlec's monuments will remain open to visitors, but please note that some services may be restricted (e.g. public toilets, restaurants, etc.).

Today open

10 AM - 4 PM

Admission fee

100 CZK / adult

Church

The Romanesque St. James's Church is located on a hill above the Klejnárka river in the middle of the vast village of Jakub (now part of the village of Církvice). It is a 12th-century building, which is unparalleled in Bohemia. The church has a rectangular ship with an apsidal seal and a distinctly overhanging tower on the western façade. The building is particularly remarkable for its southern side, which is richly decorated with Romanesque sculptures. This decoration is the most preserved ensemble of Romanesque sculpture in our country ...