Trebíc, Czech Republic

General Information

Regional secretariat

Administrative status

City in the Vysočina Region

The Jewish Quarter and St Procopius' Basilica in Trebic

Registration Year

2003

Historical reference

Cultural and religious

Location and site

The ensemble of the Jewish Quarter, the old Jewish cemetery and the Basilica of St Procopius in Třebíč are reminders of the co-existence of Jewish and Christian cultures from the Middle Ages to the 20th century. The Jewish Quarter bears outstanding testimony to the different aspects of the life of this community. St Procopius’ Basilica, built as part of the Benedictine monastery in the early 13th century, is a remarkable example of the influence of Western European architectural heritage in this region.

Registration criteria

Criterion (ii): The Jewish Quarter and St Procopius Basilica of Trebic bear witness to the coexistence of and interchange of values between two different cultures, Jewish and Christian, over many centuries.

Criterion (iii): the Jewish Quarter of Trebic is an exceptional testimony to the cultural traditions related to the Jewish diaspora in central Europe.

Contact

Mr. Pavel Janata

Mayor of Trebíc
Town of Trebíc

Karlovo námestí 104/55
Trebíc, Czech Republic

+ 420 568 896 134
p.janata@trebic.cz

Ms. Lucie Florianova

Officer for tourism
Town of Trebic

Karlovo námestí 104/55
Trebic, Czech Republic

+ 420 568 896 232
l.florianova@trebic.cz

Ms. Sárka Filipková

Site Manager
Town of Trebic

Karlovo námestí 104/55
Trebic, Czech Republic

+ 420 568 896 215
s.filipkova@trebic.cz