Architectural history of Prague tours

Romanesque Architecture in Prague

 

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The architectural history of Prague begins with the oldest visible architectural style, Romanesque or Norman architecture, dating to between the 11th and 13th century
“Romanesque” meaning “descended from Roman” because it utilized the Roman semicircular arch.
Examples of Romanesque architecture in Prague.

Combining features of ancient Roman and Byzantine buildings and other local traditions, Romanesque architecture is known by its very thick walls small windows and simplistic, plane appearance sizable towers and stone slab roofs.

 

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Prague historical architecture on Prague tours with www.robsarchitour.com
Rob’S Prague Architectural Tour www.robsarchitour.com
Prague historical architecture on Prague tours with www.robsarchitour.com
Rob’S Prague Architectural Tour www.robsarchitour.com
Prague historical architecture on Prague tours with www.robsarchitour.com
Rob’S Prague Architectural Tour www.robsarchitour.com
Prague historical architecture on Prague tours with www.robsarchitour.com
Rob’S Prague Architectural Tour www.robsarchitour.com
Prague historical architecture on Prague tours with www.robsarchitour.com

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