Prague (Hlavní mesto Praha) N50 5 22.992 E14 25 9.984 Date of Inscription: 1992 Criteria: (ii)(iv)(vi) Property : 866 ha Buffer zone: 8,963 ha Ref: 616
Built between the 11th and 18th centuries, the Old Town, the Lesser Town and the New Town speak of the great architectural and cultural influence enjoyed by this city since the Middle Ages. The many magnificent monuments, such as Hradcani Castle, St Vitus Cathedral, Charles Bridge and numerous churches and palaces, built mostly in the 14th century under the Holy Roman Emperor, Charles IV.
City and District of Kroměříž, Zlin Region N49 17 60 E17 22 38 Date of Inscription: 1998 Criteria: (ii)(iv) Property : 75 ha Buffer zone: 441 ha Ref: 860
Kroměříž stands on the site of an earlier ford across the River Morava, at the foot of the Chriby mountain range which dominates the central part of Moravia. The gardens and castle of Kroměříž are an exceptionally complete and well-preserved example of a European Baroque princely residence and its gardens.
Breclav District, South Moravian Region N48 46 32.988 E16 46 30 Date of Inscription: 1996 Criteria: (i)(ii)(iv) Property : 14,320 ha Ref: 763
Between the 17th and 20th centuries, the ruling dukes of Liechtenstein transformed their domains in southern Moravia into a striking landscape. It married Baroque architecture (mainly the work of Johann Bernhard Fischer von Erlach) and the classical and neo-Gothic style of the castles of Lednice and Valtice with countryside fashioned according to English romantic principles of landscape architecture. At 200 km2, it is one of the largest artificial landscapes in Europe.