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Christmas Services and Nativity Scene in the Basilica of Sts Peter and Paul at Vyšehrad

Basilica of Sts Peter and Paul at Vyšehrad (Bazilika sv. Petra a Pavla na Vyšehradě), Štulcova, Praha 2 - Vyšehrad, 128 00

  • Music
  • classical music
  • Nativity scenes and Christmas masses

When?

  • Sat 1. 12. 2018 – Sat 2. 2. 2019

The Nativity scene consists of 13 characters including the holy family in a life-size and 5 figures of animals. The figures are carved from wood and date from the late 19th century. Nativity scene is accompanied by a stylized wooden shepherd's hut with shingle roof. An angel hangs above the scene holding a ribbon with the inscription "Gloria in excelsis Deo".

Vyšehrad Nativity scene is accessible during the opening time of the church:

  • from 17. 12. - 23.12. without the Baby Jesus, daily 10.00 - 17.00
  • 24. 12.: 10:00 - 16:00 without the Baby Jesus
  • 25. 12. - 30. 12.: 10.00 – 17.45
  • 31. 12.: 10.00 - 16:15
  • 1. - 5. 1. 2019: 10.00 - 17.45
  • 7. 1. - 2. 2.  daily 10.00 – 17.00

 

Masses:

23. 12. 16.30 Advent concert Trio Classic
24. 12. 10.00 – 16.00 Light from Bethlehem giving
  23.30 Organ concert
  24.00  Midnight mass
25. 12. 9.00 Mass
26. 12.  15.00 Carols singing
27. 12. 18.00 Mass - Rotunda of St Martin
2. 1. 16.30 Organ concert
6. 1 9.00 Mass
7. 1.      16.00 J. J. Ryba: Czech Christmas Mass

 

Masses:

4. 12. 16.30 Organ concert
9. 12. 16.30 Advent concert Trio Classic
18. 12. 16.30 Organ concert
19. 12. 17.00 Advent concert
24. 12. 10.00 – 16.00 Light from Bethlehem giving
  24.00  Midnight mass
25. 12. 9.00 Mass
26. 12. 9.00 Mass
                15.00 Carols singing
  16.30 Organ concert
27. 12. 18.00 Mass
30. 12. 9.00 Mass
31. 12. 16.30 Mass
1. 1. 9.00 Mass
  16.30 Mass
6. 1. 9.00 Mass
   16.00 J. J. Ryba: Czech Christmas Mass (concert)

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