Church near the bishop's castle with the statue of
The church was built on the site of previous churches from 1735 to-1770. This was initiated by bishop Patassich. Architect: András Meyerhoffer .
Kalocsa was founded by Hungary's first King, St. Stephen. It is located in
the southern part of the Great Hungarian Plain. Throughout the centuries its
inhabitants have fought many occupations. Its small thatched houses had to suffer
the frequent floods of the Danube.
The drainage of backwaters and marshes, the regulation of the Danube was begun in the middle of the 19 th century.
|New book about Kalocsa and its folk art
Fejér Kati: Kalocsa Kincse (2006)
Folk art of Kalocsa
Páter Julius Fényi S.J. A famous astronomer in the Haynald Observatory in Kalocsa
Historic photos of Kalocsa
Recent photos of Kalocsa
Short history of Kalocsa
Bishop statues at Kalocsa
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