Church of Peace in Świdnica

The Peace Church of the Holy Trinity in Świdnica is one of two historic sacred buildings built under the terms of the Treaty of Westphalia (1648). In the interests of peace, Silesian evangelicals were allowed to build three Protestant temples in Silesia, including one in Świdnica. The building has been inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 2001.

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Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary

The Basilica of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary is a masterpiece of Baroque architecture. Its interior and exterior have been richly decorated in this style. The church was part of the old Cistercian abbey built in 1728-1735.