Although the beautiful Baroque structure of St. Michael's Church dates back to the 18th Century, this historic place of worship boasts a history that can be traced all the way back to the 13th Century. Established by Dominican monks, the church was built in phases between 1700 and 1765. Tastefully adorned with frescoes, painted altars and rich carvings, the church is a place of wonder and delight that inspires deep reverence in all those who who find themselves enclosed within its hallowed walls. The church continues to serve the community as a place of worship. Religious services are offered once daily, and at several times on Sundays, By virtue of its beauty and splendid acoustic features, St. Michael's Church is often used as a concert venue and particularly well-known for its choral concerts. Located long the bustling Váci utca, St, Michael's Church is an oasis of tranquility.