Top things to do in Olomouc

Top Choice Cafe in Olomouc

Cafe 87

Locals come in droves to this funky cafe beside the Olomouc Museum of Modern Art for coffee and its famous chocolate pie (50Kč). Some people still apparently prefer the dark chocolate to the white chocolate. When wi…
Top Choice Czech in Olomouc

Svatováclavský Pivovar

This warm and inviting pub makes its own beer and serves plate-loads of Czech specialities such as duck confit and beer-infused guláš (goulash). Stop by for lunch mid-week for an excellent-value soup and main course…
Museum in Olomouc

Archdiocesan Museum

The impressive holdings of the Archdiocesan Museum trace the history of Olomouc back 1000 years. The thoughtful layout, with helpful English signage, takes you through the original Romanesque foundations of Olomouc …
Monument in Olomouc

Holy Trinity Column

The town's pride and joy is this 35m-high baroque sculpture that dominates Horní náměstí and is a popular meeting spot for local residents. The trinity column was built between 1716 and 1754 and is allegedly the big…
Czech in Olomouc

Entree Restaurant

The highest-rated restaurant in Olomouc and among the top 10 in the country, Entree emphasises locally sourced ingredients and natural materials. Award-winning Czech chef Přemek Forejt deconstructs and rearranges tr…
Church in Olomouc

St Moritz Cathedral

This vast Gothic cathedral is Olomouc's original parish church, built between 1412 and 1540. The western tower is a remnant of its 13th-century predecessor. The cathedral's amazing sense of peace is shattered every …
Czech in Olomouc

Plan B

This homey, low-key bistro puts the emphasis on organic, locally sourced ingredients and traditional recipes. The daily lunch specials served during the week (11am to 2pm) feature four to five entrées (at least one …
Live Music in Olomouc

Jazz Tibet Club

Blues, jazz and world music, including occasional international acts, feature at this popular spot, which also incorporates a good restaurant and wine bar. See the website for the program during your visit. Buy tick…
Opera in Olomouc

Moravské Divadlo

From opera to ballet, all affordably priced. Consult the website or ask at the Olomouc Information Centre to see what's on during your visit. Buy tickets online or at the theatre box office.
Museum in Olomouc

Museum of Modern Art

On two floors, the museum showcases art from the 20th century under the heading 'A Century of Relativity'. The top floor focuses on movements from the first half of the century, including expressionism, cubism and s…