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Prague Jewish Museum

Present at the establishment of the Jewish Museum in Prague in 1906 were the historian Dr. Hugo Lieben and Dr. Augustin Stein, the representative of the Czech Jewish movement and later head of the Prague Jewish Community. The original aim was to preserve...


Sex Machines Museum

What is the Sex Machines Museum? it is an exposition of mechanical erotic appliances, the purpose of which is to bring pleasure and allow extraordinary and unusual positions during intercourse. On an area of three fl oors there are more than 200 objects...


Chocolate Museum (Choco-story)

People often ask: "Where does chocolate come from?", "How did it get to Europe?", "What is the secret of excellent chocolate?", "Why was chocolate used as medicine?" The chocolate museum Choco Story Prague answers these questions and many others by...


Sports Cars Museum

The museum is open for public since the 1997. The museum introduces a collection of about fifty sports cars from the past and present times. All exhibits are fully operational. If you want to test yourself as the sports car driver, enjoy our simulators....


Public Transport Museum

Tram depot in Prague - Strešovice houses a unique collection of exhibits illustrating the history of public transport in the capital of the Czech Republic. The permanent exhibition of the "Prague Public Transport Museum" was opened in May 1993 by Prague...


Bedřich Smetana Museum

Bedrich Smetana Museum this museum is dedicated to Mr. Bedrich Smetana - Czech composer. The building is situated on Vltava shore next to Charles bridge since 1936. Its neo-renaissance building of former Oldtowner Water - station from 19th century....


Czech Postal Museum

A permanent exhibition of postage stamps of the Czech Republic and Czechoslovakia, classic postage stamps of Europe and the U. S. A.   Specialized exhibitions of stamp creation – stamps of the Prague Castle, the Russian gubernian parliaments, classic...


Bertramka

The Villa Bertramka is the most significant Prague place connected with the name of one of the greatest world composers - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. A former vineyard manor house from the turn of the 17th century became in 1784 the property of the singer...


Czech Museum of Music

The Czech Museum Of Music  national Museum  - former Church of St. Mary Magdalene, associated with a monastery  - 1722 burried in the church Mr. Krystof Dientzenhofer and other family members - 1783 church and monastery closed by Josef II. -...


Hergertova Cihelna - Prague Jewellery Collection

A new, attractive jewellery exhibition may be seen at one of the loveliest spots in the old part of Prague. It is housed in the former Hergetova Cihelna (the Herget Brickyard Building) near Charles Bridge in the Lesser Town. This event has been realised...


Museum of Communism

An interesting and varied archive complete with text, photos, and all the strange objects from Communism


Mucha Museum Prague

The world´s first Mucha Museum, dedicated to the life and work of the world-acclaimed Czech Art Nouveau artist Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939), is housed in the Baroque Kaunický Palace in the very heart of Prague. A selection of over 100 exhibits comprising...


Historic Tram Line 91

From 3 April to 17 November old trams leave the Strešovice depot for a regular route of the Nostalgic Line no. 91 which runs through the historical city centre. The line operates on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays. Trams departure from termini...


Museum of Popular Music

The goal of our project is to establish a cultural institute along the lines of a museum uniquely focussed on popular music (including jazz, folk, country, and mainstream pop music). The museum would contribute to the historical documentation of what has...


Prague Wax Museum

The first Wax Museum in Prague was opened at Rapid Palace in March 1997, in the presence of many representatives from politics and culture. The establishment of such a museum, using solely Czech artists - sculptors, make - up artists, architects and...


The Old Prague Sewage Works

The old sewage works formed a part of the Prague sewerage system, built between 1895 - 1906 by english engineer William Heerlein Lindley. The entire treatment technology - screens, sand trap and sedimentation reservoirs - is hidden underground in a vast...


Clam-gallas Palace

The enormous Clam-gallas Palace in Husova (Jan Hus) Street in the Old Town straddles the crossroads of a vital medieval communication, also known as the Kings Road, which connected the Castle with the center of the Old Town, and an ancient highway leading...


National Museum of Agriculture

The National Museum of Agriculture was founded in 1891 as an initiative of the Jubilee Exhibition´s organizers which was held in Prague. The basis of the museum´s collections were the exhibits displayed at the Jubilee Exhibition and Ethnographic Exhibition...


Franz Kafka Museum

The Prague opening of the long-term exhibition The City of K. Franz Kafka and Prague takes place in summer, a time of special significance for Kafka. He was born here on 3rd July 1883, died in a sanatorium at Kierling on 3rd June 1924, and was buried in...


House at the Black Madonna

House at the Black Madonna, unique cubist building, designed by Josef Gocár, was built in 1911-1912 at the place of ruined old house (originally called House at the Black Madonna)


Hrdlicka Museum of Man

The Hrdlicka Museum of Man is named after its founder, Dr. Aleš Hrdlicka, an internationally famous anthropologist.   Dr. Aleš Hrdlicka (1869 Humpolec - +1943 Washington) studied medicine in the USA, but after a short medical career he began to concentrate...


Basilica of St. Lawrence

The Basilica of St. Lawrence (sv. Vavřinec) is one of the Early Medieval buildings to have survived at Vyšehrad even in part. Its remains lie in the foundations of the Baroque residence at 14, Soběslavova ul. , close to the princely and royal acropolis...


Museum Kampa

While the earliest surviving records mentioning the existence of a flour-mill on Prague's Kampa island on the Vltava river, dates from the year 1393, there is no doubt that the facility had actually been established much earlier than that: scholarly...


Museum of Decorative Arts

The Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague collects and preserves for future generations in both national and international contexts examples of historical and contemporary crafts, as well as applied arts and design. We believe in harmony between...


Museum of Miniatures

After 7,5 years of work, the professional artist and educator, Anatoly Konenko, managed to shoe a flea. But let´s not jump the gun: in 1981, this gentlemen became probably the first Siberian to start working with miniatures as a form of art. He developed...


Naprstek Museum

In 1826 the Fingerhuts bought the old Prague building U Halánku with a brewery and distillery, which within a matter of years their older son Vojtech was to make famous literally throughout the whole world.   In 1848, after the overthrow of the...


Museum of Czech Literature

The Museum of Czech Literature, or Pnp as it is called for short in Czech, is a specialized museum of the Czech Republic with the function to create and maintain collections, to engage in scientific, cultural, educational, and methodic activities. The Pnp...


Aviation Museum

The Military History Institute in Prague is a military institution, governed by the Ministry of Defence of the Czech Republic. The Military History Institute consists of the headquarters and three specialized departments (the museum and administration...


Charles Bridge Museum

Charles Bridge Museum


National Technical Museum

Predecessors of the National Technical Museum can be seen in collecting activities of the Professional Engineering School (established in 1717), Prague Technical University (1806) and Czech Industrial Museum (1873). Some of their collections are now in our...


National Museum

The National Museum, a scientific institution intended to systematically establish, prepare and publicly exhibit natural scientific and historical collections, was founded through the efforts of many distinguished figures in Bohemia beginning as early as...


Top Coins and Fine Art

We offer a large range of original Australian Aboriginal Paintings from more than 100 artists. This gallery is open by appointment in order to offer private and personalised service. We are also available to provide education on Aboriginal Paintings and...


Gottland – Museum

Visit a museum of singer Karel Gott covering his life and art. Souvenirs and refreshments.


Bílek's House in Chýnov

František Bílek´s house in Chýnov was built according to artist´s designs in 1898 and its primary role in his conception incorporated the need for a spacious, bright studio. Bílek´s house in Chýnov is, similarly to the villa in Prague, situated freely in...


Museum of the Bohemian Paradise

The Museum of the Bohemian Paradise belongs to the oldest museums of the regional type in the Czech Republic. At the beginning, the collecting activities focused on archaeology, history and ethnography. These collections formed the basis of the...


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