Chapel of Cyril and Methodius
Church of the Virgin Mary of Sorrows on the Cvilín Hill
The Co-Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary, Opava
of North Moravia and Silesia
Church of Ascension of Lord in Dolní Marklovice
Cathedral of the Divine Saviour in Ostrava
Spiritual sights belongs among the most visited places in the Moravian-Silesian region. You can find here a variety of churches and places of pilgrimage. Cathedral of the Divine Saviour in Ostrava The greatest example of the explosive development of Ostrava is this impressive and grand-scaled structure in the heart of the city. In terms of size, the Cathedral of the Divine Saviour is second only to the basilica at Velehrad.Its two towers stand almost seventy metres above ground. The cathedral can hold up to 4,000 churchgoers. Church of the Virgin Mary of Sorrows on the Cvilín Hill The Calvary leading to the top of Cvilín Hill by Krnov attracts both worshippers and tourists. The fourteen Stations of the Calvary, such as Jesus Christ’s way to Golgotha, are near the Baroque Church of the Virgin Mary of Sorrows. The Co-Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary The Co-Cathedral of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary is a gothic monument in the heart of Opava. Construction of the church—at the time still in the Romanesque style period—began in 1204.The church’s current appearance was ordered in the 14th century by representatives of the Teutonic Order, precisely in the spirit of Silesian architecture of the period. The church has elements of the Gothic style period and is built out of bare bricks. Church of St. Peter of Alcantara Karvina The church of St. Peter of Alcantara is located in the area called 'Doly' (Karvina mines) and because of undermining, it has fallen by more than 35 meters. During this gradual sinking into the earth, it has deviated so much that it has threatened to collapse for years. Today, the deviation has been corrected and miraculously, although it is still inclined, serves the faithful once again who come here for Holy Mass. Chapel of Cyril and Methodius Chapel of Cyril and Methodius is an important pilgrimage site on the top of the mountain Radhošť.The bronze sculpture of Cyril and Methodius was created by the Czech-American Albin Polasek who is also the author of the statue of the pagan god Radegast. Myslíkovské Lourdes This place is hidden from the crowds of tourists. Traveler who passes through finds a small chapel. At the end of the forties of the last century the rock statue of the Virgin Mary and St. Bernadette was added.
Church of St. Peter of Alcantara Karviná