Tagged: Kilián Ignác Dientzenhofer

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Staroměstské náměstí 606/12: Golz-Kinský Palace

The Golz-Kinský Palace in the Old Town Square, currently home to the National Gallery’s collection of artefacts from the ancient world, is a superb example of late baroque style. In its courtyard Hermann Kafka had his haberdasher’s shop,...

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U lužického semináře 90/13

The historical region of Lusatia is nowadays divided between Saxony and southwest Poland; but its people, the Sorbs, have always felt closest to the Czechs, not least because of their shared language and traditions. In the 18th century,...