Cultural Route of the Council of Europe

Cyril and Methodius Route


Discover a profound, eleven-century-long impact
on the cultural history and cultural identity of the Slavs

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Cyril and Methodius Route

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Workshop with the theme of Glagolitic

13th December 2022

In the František Horenský Primary School in Boršice (Czech Republic), schoolchildren with the help of sculptor Daniel I. Trubač and ceramics artist Karel Žíla made metal stands and paper boxes, ceramic pots, plaster reliefs or their names in Glagolitic on 13 December.

Marking of another trail:
Svatý Kopeček - Velehrad

11th November 2022

The trail of the Cyril and Methodius Route from Svatý Kopeček to Velehrad represents an ideological connection between the beginnings of the church structure in the Great Moravian period and the present-day centre of the Moravian Church.

Cross-border cooperation
in culture and education

16th November 2022

In the second half of November, representatives of the ECRCM, representatives of the Žilina Region and officials of the Terchová municipality, together with artists and lecturers, held an international working meeting to prepare creative activities for primary school pupils from both sides of the Czech-Slovak border.

Exhibition dedicated
to the Cyril and Methodius Route


10th November 2022
The panel exhibition Cyril and Methodius Route – Cultural Route of the Council of Europe in front of 14|15 BATA INSTITUTE in Zlín presents the legacy of Saints Cyril and Methodius and their followers in an engaging way through texts and photographs. It also introduces passers-by to the trails of the Cyril and Methodius Route directly in the Zlín Region.

Focusing on ...

The Cyril and Methodius Route focuses on different activities that presenting variety of the cultural heritage of Saints Cyril and Methodius and their followers. 

Network of Slavic heritage

From the first Slavic script - Glagolitic - and the Old Slavic language to the present.

Network of locations

Interesting places connected with the spread of the Cyril and Methodius legacy.

Network of trails

Inspired by the journey of Slavic missionaries and their followers.

Network of events

Cultural and educational activities throughout the year.

Network of products

Tourism products - coordinated under the common logo of the Cyril and Methodius Route.

Network of institutions

Maintaining the heritage of Saints Cyril and Methodius.