25 12, 2019

The Old Catholic Church of the Exultation of the Holy Cross

2022-03-15T10:59:51+01:00Categories: Architecture for connoisseurs, Monuments and culture|Tags: , , |

The church is one of the most beautiful art nouveau structures in this country. It has a thin spire and a simple stucco décor, while the interior is also somewhat sober. Each detail is, however, an excellent example of arts-and-crafts work. The design of the structure, [...]

13 12, 2019

The Jana and Josef V. Scheybal House

2022-03-15T10:09:37+01:00Categories: Monuments and culture|Tags: , , , |

Along with the Church of Saint Anne, the patron saint of the City of Jablonec, the former rectory in Kostelní Street is one of the oldest and most significant architectural historical monuments in Jablonec nad Nisou. In 2012, the city completed the reconstruction of the house [...]

23 12, 2019

The Kantor Villa

2021-02-08T15:36:34+01:00Categories: Architecture for connoisseurs, Monuments and culture|Tags: , , |

The Jablonec Doctor, Alfréd Kantor, had his family villa designed by the architect Heinrich Kulka, a pupil and long-time colleague of the internationally renowned architect Adolf Loos. The villa stands at the busy intersection of Palackého and U Přehrady Streets and it is highly reminiscent of [...]

23 02, 2020

The Jablonec Decorative Arts School

2020-09-21T14:32:15+02:00Categories: Monuments and culture|Tags: |

The Decorative Arts Secondary School and Specialist Upper Secondary School trains artists who specialise in costume jewellery, metal jewellery, three-dimensional engraving, graphic design and medallion work and as such it is part of the Jablonec family silver. It was established in 1880 in response to the [...]

19 02, 2020

The Church of Doctor Farský

2022-03-15T11:06:52+01:00Categories: Monuments and culture|Tags: , |

The Church of Doctor Farský was built in the pseudo-gothic style on a square of the same name in the centre of the city. It is not overly large, but it still manages to attract the attention of passers-by, perhaps due to its restrained and homely [...]

29 12, 2019


2022-03-17T11:00:30+01:00Categories: Monuments and culture, Lookout towers and observation points|Tags: , , |

There is no nicer place for a view of Jablonec nad Nisou than the hill known as Petřín. The Jablonec basin opens up perfectly and visitors can see the entire city with all its significant structures, including the reservoir, and a significant part of the Jizera [...]

29 12, 2019


2022-03-23T13:29:44+01:00Categories: Lookout towers and observation points|Tags: , , , |

Like the Černá Studnice Ridge, Kopanina was also divided by a notional language border which separated the Czech and German inhabitants until 1925. The idea of building a lookout tower on Kopanina was the brainchild of the members of the Turnov branch of the Czech Hiking [...]

15 04, 2020

The Linke Building

2020-11-30T11:10:51+01:00Categories: Monuments and culture|Tags: , , |

The business and residential building, which was designed by the Jablonec architect Rudolf Günter, was built by Gustav Linke in 1929–1931 and it is one of the architectural gems of the city centre. It has been preserved in very good condition (with the exception of the [...]

20 02, 2020

The Church of the Holy Trinity

2022-03-27T13:21:33+02:00Categories: Monuments and culture|Tags: , |

The small church hidden among blocks of flats is now merely a reminder of the history of the independent municipality of Mšeno (Grünwald). The Roman Catholic Church of the Holy Trinity in Mšeno was once the pride of the municipality. It was erected due to the [...]

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