Loreta is a large pilgrimage destination in Hradcany, a district of Prague. It consists of a cloister, the church of the Lord’s Birth, a Holy Hut and the clock tower with a famous chime. The construction had started in 1626 and the Holy Hut was blessed on March 25, 1631. The architect was the Italian Giovanni Orsi; the project was financed by a noblewoman of the Lobkowitz family.
The chapel is most known for its peal, heard since August 15, 1695. It was constructed during 1694 by... view more