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Gask - Gallery of the Central Bohemian Region (Galerie Středočeského kraje)

Gask - Gallery of the Central Bohemian Region (Galerie Středočeského kraje) Review

Opposite the parade of Gothic statues leading you down into town sits this massive gallery housed inside a former Jesuit college. Long, long open corridors and a certain reverential vibe make this an ideal space to display art. A series of rotating collections, both historic and contemporary, come through these floors, but the biggest draw for a visitor is the reproduction of a rare illuminated manuscript depicting Kutná Hora's mining process. Acquired at auction, this illustration captures in amazing detail the daily life that took place around the area, all with picture-book like cross-sections. Don't miss the gift shop with its collection of artsy books and avant garde handbags. The shelving alone is a work of art.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Barborská ul. 53–24, Kutná Hora, Bohemia 284 01
  • Phone: 327–311–135
  • Cost: 90 Kč
  • Hours: Daily 10–6
  • Website:
  • Location: Kutná Hora
Updated: 09-26-2013

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