the National Museum Prague building Enjoy a very special view of new and old worlds´ meeting. The National Museum Prague building on Wenceslas square and Tv Tower in Zizkov Prague district in 1 picture. TV Tower Prague was voted as one of the ugliest buildings in the world . Photo is taken from the last floor of the French institute. The National Museum – the biggest museum in Prague The Neo-Renaissance building housing the main building of the National Museum is the design of the famous Czech architect Josef Schultz and dates from the national revival period in Prague, at the end of the 19th century (1885-1890). ŽIŽKOV TV TOWER For the unique location in the center of Prague it is a popular attraction not only for the inhabitants of Prague and the Czech Republic, but also foreign tourists. Dominant […]
TOWER PARK PRAHA – TV TOWER Tower park Praha – TV Tower: Unquestionably the main landmark of the Žižkov district, at 216 m in height, it’s also the tallest building in the city. With a 360° view, Prague is laid out before your eyes from the viewing platform at 97 m. One entire floor is dedicated to relaxation and above all to top quality gourmet experiences. The architects Václav Aulický and Jiří Kozák designed the tower in the 1980s. Ten giant sculptures of babies by leading Czech artist David Černý crawl all over the outside of the tower. The Observatory floor consists of 3 cabins with 1 connecting room, here visitors may watch an interesting film about the history of the Žižkov Television Tower from its very beginnings up to this day. Each of the cabins is thematically different and they […]
The Charles Bridge has mathematical significance Charles IV laid the first stone of this famous monument at 5.31 am on July 9, 1357. The notoriously superstitious king was into astrology and numerology, and chose this date because of its written form: 1-3-5-7-9-7-5-3-1 (year, day, month, time). Add this information to the stunning views and saintly statues, and Charles Bridge is clearly a required item on any list of what to see in Prague.
The historic center of Prague, the Old Town (Staré Město), is where you’ll find the splendid Old Town Square (Staroměstské náměstí), one of the best places to begin exploring the city. The most significant square of historical Prague was founded in the 12th century and has witnessed many historical events. Beside the Old Town Hall and the Church of Our Lady before Tyn dominates the square baroque Church of St. Nicholas, the rococo Kinsky Palace, a gothic palace Stone Bell House and the monumental memorial of Jan Hus. The paving of the square indicated the place of execution of 27 Czech noblemen (1621) and the Prague meridian. The area of Square is just over 9000 m². For its significance Old Town Square was declared in 1962 a national cultural monument. The Old Town Hall The Old Town Hall tower […]
We recommend you to visit you these towers: TV TOWER – The 2nd ugliest building in the world is offering you a unique 360 degree view of Prague from 3 cabins of an interactive Observatory at a height of 93 meters with hanging bubble chairs… PETŘÍN OBSERVATION TOWER – The Petřín Lookout Tower is a 63.5-metre-tall steel-framework tower which strongly resembles the Paris Eiffel Tower. LESSER TOWN BRIDGE TOWER