The baroque statues for which Charles Bridge is rightly famous are not arranged according to any predetermined plan. They were erected individually over many decades, part of the programme of recatholicization after the Thirty Years’ War. The choice...
Prague Vitruvius is your desktop and mobile guide to the architectural heritage of the Czech capital. It also provides a starting point for an exploration of the wider European artistic legacy.
The top menu allows you to search the database according to period, architect, location, function and architectural features. Each article comes with a thumbnail map, which you can also examine in closeup satellite view.