Holašovice is an exceptionally complete and well-preserved example of a traditional central European village. It has a large number of outstanding 18th- and 19th-century vernacular buildings in a style known as ‘South Bohemian folk Baroque’, and preserves a ground plan dating from the Middle Ages.
Criteria for inclusion as a World Heritage Site
|ii||To exhibit an important interchange of human values, over a span of time or within a cultural area of the world, on developments in architecture or technology, monumental arts, town-planning or landscape design.||All|
|iv||To be an outstanding example of a type of building, architectural or technological ensemble or landscape which illustrates (a) significant stage(s) in human history.||All|
|Městská Elektrárna v Písku (Písek Electricity Museum)||2020||39.5km||site_ao|
|Passau Dachshund Museum||2020||71.8km||site_ao|
|Europe’s Largest Pipe Organ||2015||71.9km||site_ao|
|The Bear Moat at Český Krumlov Castle||2017||16.9km||site_ao|
|Museum of Driftwood||2017||79.1km||site_ao|
|Broken Glass Villa||2018||73.3km||site_ao|
|Mauthausen Concentration Camp Memorial||2017||80km||site_ao|
|Czechia’s Secret, Soviet Radio Tower||2017||63.6km||site_ao|
|The Vicious Stone||2017||16.3km||site_ao|
|Historic Centre of Český Krumlov||1992||16.6km||site_whs|
About the source: UNESCO
Within UNESCO's broad remit, this specialised agency of the UN works towards international cooperation agreements to secure the world's cultural and natural heritage, designating venues of exceptional value as World Heritage Sites.