Den Brna (Day of Brno): Spiritual weekend on Petrov Hill

Den Brna (Day of Brno)

SATURDAY, 11 AUGUST

Diocesan Museum (10:00–17:00)

  • Entrance to the Vita Christi – Life of Christ permanent exhibition, with its panel painting Madonna of Veveří
  • Entrance to the exhibition František Sušil – Life, Work and Legacy, in St Peter and St Paul’s Propitá Tower
  • Entrance to the exhibition Century of Sacred Architecture, located in the Romanesque crypt of the Cathedral of St Peter and St Paul

(A nominal fee of 20 CZK is charged for entrance)

L’Eau Vive restaurant:

12:30

Launch of painting exhibition with works by Petr Kolař, Claudi Ondok and Sandrine Christophle, spiritual music performed by the Kolař family

14:00–14:30

Tour of L’Eau Vive’s historic premises with an historical commentary on the building

15:30–18:30

Sampling exotic dishes at L’Eau Vive: food will be prepared by missionary sisters from various Asian countries

12:00–21:30

Traditional handicrafts demonstration – wool manufacture – Katrincola yarn spinning wheel, straw pictures – Claudi Ondok

Exhibition and fair – designer bed linen and commemorative items from MyWo Art s.r.o.

 

Cathedral of St Peter and St Paul

9:00–18:30

Free entrance to the cathedral

10:00–21:00

Unique panorama from the cathedral’s towers, also offering night views of the city

19:00

Concert at Cathedral of St Peter and St Paul – Antonín Dvořák (in co-operation with the festival Brno Music Marathon 2018)

SUNDAY, 12 AUGUST, Cathedral of St Peter and St Paul

10:30

Solemn Pontifical Mass for the city of Brno, its inhabitants and for its heroic defence, celebrated by the Brno diocesan bishop Mons. ThLic. Vojtěch Cikrle

L’Eau Vive restaurant:

12:00–16:00

Exhibition of paintings by Petr Kolař, Claudi Ondok and Sandrine Christophle

Traditional craft wool-making – Katrincola yarn spinning wheel, straw pictures – Claudi Ondok

Exhibition and fair – designer bed linen and commemorative items from MyWo Art s.r.o. with motifs from the pictures of Petr Kolař

14:00–14:30

Tour of L’Eau Vive’s historic premises with an historical commentary on the building

15:00

In the Footsteps of Jean Luis Raduit de Souche – a walk starting at Petrovgo