UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES The pREšOV rEGION
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UNESCO WORLD HERITAGE SITES pREOV rEGION
ADDITIONAL ATTENTION QUESTIONS 1. What does UNESCO stand for?
2. Which are UNESCO World Heritage sites in Preov region?
3. How many wooden churches are there in Carpathian Mountains?
What trees grow in Carpathian Forests?
Who was the biggest altar made by?
Bardejov, Wooden churches in Carpathian Mountains, Carpathian Beech Forests, Levoa and Spi castle (surrounding)
26 of which 4 are part of UNESCO World HeritageFirs, beeches, maplesMaster PavolUnited Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural OrganizationHISTORICAL CENTER OF BARDEJOV2000 part of UNESCO
REASONS (part of UNESCO): great town structurepreserved buildings and houses - 15th centurysplendid fortification systemcity town hall - 16th centurychurch of Saint Egidius
CHURCH OF SAINT EGIDIUSTOWN HALLMAIN SQUAREFORTIFICATION SYSTEM
WOODEN CHURCHES IN CARPATHIAN MOUNTAINS2008 part of UNESCO26 wooden churces in this region4 wooden churces part of UNESCO
REASONS (part of UNESCO): preserved design and structurechurch servicesprecious rustical constructionworldwide value
ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF FRANCIS OF ASSISI HERVATOV
PROTESTANT CHURCH KEMAROK
GREEK CATHOLIC CHURCH OF SAINT NICHOLASBODRUAL
GREEK CATHOLIC CHURCH OF ARCHANGEL MICHAELLADOMROV
CARPATHIAN BEECH FORESTS2007 part of UNESCO10 separate beech forests
REASONS (part of UNESCO): chain of "islands" of original natural forestshundred years old firs, beeches, maples and dead woodhome of different species of mushrooms, animals and plantsused for educational scientific research purposes
LEVOA AND SPI CASTLE 1993 part of UNESCOhistorical center of LevoaSpi castleSpisk KapitulaSpisk podhradie
REASONS (part of UNESCO):histrorical square and the altar made by Master Pavolpreserved ruins of the castle former ecclesiastical settlementunique buildings and houses
ALTAR MADE BY MASTER PAVOL
LEVOATIME FOR QUESTIONSIf you have any question, do not hesitate to ask
THE ENDThank you for your attention!