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Dolní Lomná Ethnographical Area

The lovely area of Matice Slezská (Silesian Foundation) consists of stylish timbered cottages and also two natural amphitheatres.

Kotul´s Log-Cottage

Kotulova dřevěnka

It ranks among the oldest national log-houses in the Těšín Region. It was built in 1781 and it is the last evidence of the original development in the area of present-day Havířov.

Renaissance single-nave timbered church - Guty

Renaissance single-nave timbered church (Renesanční jednolodní roubený kostel) from 1642 with striking Mediaeval designed material. The spire of the church was originally an independent bell tower that was attached to the body of the church by local craftsmen in 1781. Repaired in the years 1863 and 1877. Polychromes in the interior were introduced in 1642 by the painter Štěpán Sova of Nebor. Mass every Sunday and Wednesday. Pilgrimage on Sundays after the Feast of the Corpus Christi.

The Church of Ascension Day in Dolní Marklovice

from 1739 is a very unique structure with mural wall paintings of floral patterns that have been discovered only recently.

The Church of St. Nicholas in Nýdek

Kostel sv. Mikuláše v Nýdku

under the fabulous Čantoryje Mountain from 1576, originally Protestant, since the 17th century Catholic. It has a valuable baroque interior.

The Church of St. Peter and Paul in Albrechtice

Kostel sv. Petra a Pavla v Albrechticích

from the 18th century with a cemetery that is structured in an interesting way.