|Main Train Station is a single car
train ride from the Train Station
near the Main Square in town.
|Tourist map in the Main Square of
Kutna Hora. Everything you need
|Palackeno Namesti (town square) in
Kutna Hora. At one time the second
city of the Czech Republic.
|Cobbled streets near the historic
center of the town.
|Former 15th Century Castle that is now
the Mining Museum. The largest
Middle Ages Silver Mine.
|Statues of martyrs on the artificial
terrace in front of the Jesuit seminary
was inspired by the Charles Bridge.
|One of the statues on the terrace.
|St. James Church in the center
|An appearance by the Google
Earth camera cart. Taking images
of hard to reach places.
|The Cathedral of St. Barbara, patron
saint of miners (amongst other things).
Begun in 1338 and completed in 1905.
|The wooden triptych behind the alter in
St. Barbara's Cathedral. A UNESCO
World Heritage site..
|Some of the original paintings on
the stone walls remain in the
|New stained glass windows in the
|The statue of a Miner in traditional
gear. At its height the largest silver
mine in Medieval Europe.
|The Vault Ceiling of the Cathedral.
|July 14, 2011
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|The nave of the cathedral. St.
Barabara's was begun with the money
from the mines beneath it.
|Painted wall in the Cathedral in
one of the side chapels..
|Me standing in front of a sadly faded
painting on the stone wall of the
|The Cathedral of St. Barbara from the
|Peculiar smoke on the horizon at the
base of a stack looks like a rocket
|St James Church from the terrace
in front of the Jesuit Seminary.
|Souvenir shops near the Mining
Museum in Kutna Hora.
|Tourists dressed like miners emerge
from the silver mine tour. 650 meters
of walking beneath the town.
|Horse powered lift in the Mining
|Recreated buildings in the Mining
|Various recreated machines in
the Mining Museum..
|This building in Kutna Hora is in
serious need of some TLC.
|The Italian Court and St. James
Church. The Court was the site of a
Medieval Treasury and Mint.
|Statue of Tomas Garrigue Masaryk
(1850-1937) founder of
Czechoslovakia at the Italian Court.
|Courtyard in the Italian Court..
|St. Barbara's Cathedral from a
lookout near the Italian Court.
|The Cathedral and the Baroque
|St. Barbara's Cathedral from an
|Ruins and burnt out train cars
near the Kutna Hora Main
|Kutna Hora Main Train Station.