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“Lourdes” in Myslík – Palkovice

It is found above the village of Myslík (the neighbourhood of Palkovice). It is a rock chapel resembling Lourdes. A little bell tower on the top of Mankova rock was built in 1948. Annual services are held in May.

Basilica minor of the visitation of our lady in Frýdek-Místek

Poutní bazilika Navštívení Panny Marie - Frýdek-Místek

Frýdek, or “Silesian Lourdes”, has been an important place of pilgrimage since the 17th century The monumental basilica towers over the city, forming its natural dominant feature Pope John Paul II raised its status to a Basilica Minor in 1999 Its crypt holds mummies and bones of dozens of people – monks and domain owners