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Slavonic monastery of Charles IV. Religiousness, art, education.

Emmaus Monastery Na Slovanech (Klášter na Slovanech (Emauzy)), Vyšehradská 49, Praha 2 - Nové Město, 120 00
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5. 5. 2016 – 21. 11. 2016

The exhibition, held in the premises of the Emmaus Monastery aims to present this remarkable foundation of Charles IV. from three aspects. First the Slavonic monastery as an important spiritual centre of the New Town of Prague, secondly, its architecture and particularly decoration of the cloister by cycle of wall paintings, thirdly glagolitic writing culture which the monastery became the new centre of in the 14th century.

Musical performances in the monastery, guided tours and concerts will accompany the exhibition.

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