Church of St. John of Nepomuk

Church of St. John of Nepomuk Church of St. John of Nepomuk Church of St. John of Nepomuk Church of St. John of Nepomuk

Description

Church of St. John of Nepomuk is situated in Kanovnická street at Hradčany close to Hradčany Square. The church is in baroque style build around 1700. One of the nuns claimed preying to St. John cured her disease, hence the church was dedicated to him. In 1902 it was returned back to the Catholic Church and the church was refurbished. Now it has become a place of preying for fallen soldiers and world-wide piece. The main altar depicts a picture of Capture of St. John of Nepomuk by J. K. Liška. The scuplture decoration was made by V. M. Jäckle.