1000 Wonders of the World!
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Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Czech Republic
The ensemble of the Jewish Quarter, the old Jewish cemetery and the Basilica of St Procopius in Trebíc are reminders of the co-existence of Jewish and Christian cultures from the Middle Ages to the 20th century. The Jewish Quarter bears outstanding testimony to the different aspects of the life of this community. St Procopius' Basilica, built as part of the Benedictine monastery in the early 13th century, is a remarkable example of the influence of Western European architectural heritage in this region. [More Details]
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Trebíc", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.