The second largest city in the Czech Republic, Brno is the metropolis of Moravia and an important tourist centre for all who want to explore the natural and cultural beauties of the South-Moravian region. Empire and neoclassical buildings abound. The main tourist sights are: the Brno Dragon and the Wagon Wheel. Spilberk Castle and the Gothic cathedral of Saints Peter and Paul give historical perspective to this town. Villa Tugendhat, a unique example of modern functionalistic architecture, built in the late 1920s, was designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2002. The city also offers many possibilities of cultural enjoyment in its numerous theatres, museums, cinemas and clubs.