Add to favourites

On stock 31 pcs

Beauties of our Homeland – Hronský Beňadik Monastery Issue number
400
Date of issue
06.06.2007
Face value
34.00 Sk
Sell price
0.56 €

© Slovak Post, 2007 The abbey in Hronský Beňadik was one of the largest and most affluent Benedictine abbeys in Slovakia. Located in the Hron valley on the ancient road linking Nitra and Zvolen with its mining communities, it served as a medieval public notary (“locus credibilis”) up until the 16th century. The first Romanesque three-aisle basilica was consecrated in 1075 by King Gejza I. Between 1346 and 1375 a twin-towered Gothic church was built on the site of the former monastery complex. Today’s three-aisle hall ending in a polygonal presbytery was renovated after a fire in the 15th century. The...

Show more

Similar products

  • Page of 35
Beauties of Our Homeland: The Water Castle of Šimonovany Issue number
720
Date of issue
04.09.2020
Beauties of Our Homeland: Demänovská Ice Cave Issue number
689
Date of issue
21.06.2019
Beauties of our Homeland: Geyser of Herľany Issue number
618
Date of issue
19.09.2016
Beauties of our Homeland: Manín Gorge Issue number
594
Date of issue
18.09.2015
Beauties of our Homeland: The Súľov Rocks Issue number
593
Date of issue
18.09.2015
Beauties of Our Homeland: The Wedding Palace in Bytča Issue number
569
Date of issue
19.09.2014
Beauties of our Homeland: Tatra Motifs - The Small Cold Valley Issue number
546
Date of issue
20.09.2013
  • Page of 35