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Wallenstein Palace

Wallenstein Palace was the first large building of the Baroque style to be constructed in Prague, and was constructed by Albrecht von Wallenstein, who died in 1634. He was a military commander who won many victories over the Protestants in the 30 Years War and he was soon seen as indispensable to Emperor Ferdinand II. The titles he received weren’t enough for him though; he had eyes for the crown of Bohemia.

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