Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Sedlec Ossuary The Bone Church of 40,000 Souls (19 Pics)

The Sedlec Ossuary is a small Roman Catholic chapel, located beneath the Cemetery Church of All Saints in Sedlec, a suburb of Kutná Hora in the Czech Republic. The ossuary is estimated to contain the skeletons of about 40,000 people, whose bones were artistically arranged from 1870 onwards by a Czech woodcarver by the name of Frantisek Rint.
The ossuary is among the most visited tourist attractions of the Czech Republic, attracting over 200,000 visitors yearly.

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