• Registration Year

    2003

  • Registered Sector

    The Jewish Quarter and St Procopius' Basilica in Trebic

  • Historical Function

    Cultural and religious

  • Administrative Status

    City in the Vysočina Region

  • Regional Secretariat
    Eastern and Central Europe

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.

Mr. Pavel Janata
Mayor of Trebíc
Town of Trebíc
Karlovo námestí 104/55
674 01 Trebíc, Czech Republic
Tel:
+ 420 568 896 134
Fax:

Email:
p.janata@trebic.cz
Ms. Lucie Florianova
Officer for tourism
Town of Trebic
Karlovo námestí 104/55
674 01 Trebic, Czech Republic
Tel:
+ 420 568 896 232
Fax:

Email:
l.florianova@trebic.cz
Ms. Sárka Filipková
Site Manager
Town of Trebic
Karlovo námestí 104/55
674 01 Trebic, Czech Republic
Tel:
+ 420 568 896 215
Fax:

Email:
s.filipkova@trebic.cz