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Name Category Location
 
Bazilika svatého Jiří
Inside, this church looks more or less as it...
Religious Sites Prazsky Hrad (Prague Castle)
 
Botanická zahrada
Not far from Prague Zoo, the public garden has a...
Gardens / Arboretums Troja
 
Café au Gourmand
Just outside of Old Town Square on Dlouhá...
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Café Fresco
If you're worn out after the long uphill climb to...
Nove Mesto
 
Chrám svatého Mikuláše
With its dynamic curves, this church is arguably...
Religious Sites Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Chrám svatého Víta
With its graceful, soaring towers, this Gothic...
Religious Sites Prazsky Hrad (Prague Castle)
 
Clementinum
The origins of this massive complex—now part of...
Libraries Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Cubist houses
Bordered to the north by Nové Město and to the...
Neighborhoods / Streets Nove Mesto (New Town) and Vysehrad
 
Druhé nádvoří
Except for the view of the spires of St. Vitus's...
Squares Prazsky Hrad (Prague Castle)
 
Dům U černé Matky boží
In the second decade of the 20th century, young...
Architectural Sites Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Franz Kafka Museum
The great early-20th-century Jewish author Kafka...
Museums / Galleries Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Hotel Paříž
Head around the corner from Obecní dům to the...
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Hotel U Prince
With an entrance diagonally opposite the...
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Hradčanské náměstí
With its fabulous mixture of baroque and...
Squares Hradcany (Castle Area)
 
Jan Hus monument
Few memorials in Prague elicited as much...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue) Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Kampa
Prague's largest "island" is cut off from the...
Neighborhoods / Streets Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Karlovo náměstí
This square began life as a cattle market, a...
Squares Nove Mesto
 
Karlův most
This is Prague's signature monument, and worth...
Architectural Sites Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Klausová synagóga
This baroque synagogue displays objects from...
Religious Sites Josefov (Jewish Quarter)
 
Kostel Matky Boží před Týnem
The twin-spired Týn Church is an Old Town Square...
Religious Sites Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Kostel Nejsvětějšího Srdce Páně
If you've had your fill of Romanesque, Gothic,...
Religious Sites Vinohrady
 
Kostel Panny Marie vítězné
This aging, well-appointed church on the Lesser...
Religious Sites Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Královská zahrada
This peaceful swath of greenery affords lovely...
Parks Prazsky Hrad (Prague Castle)
 
Křížikova fontána
Originally built for the Jubilee Industrial...
Fountains Holesovice
 
Les Moules
Crave a culinary change from constant meat and...
Josefov (Jewish Quarter)
 
Letenské sady
Come to this large, shady park for an...
Parks Letna
 
Lobkovický palác
Greatly benefiting from a recent renovation, this...
Museums / Galleries Prazsky Hrad (Prague Castle)
 
Lobkowicz Palace Café
Break for a coffee, pastry, or even lunch and...
Prazsky Hrad (Prague Castle)
 
Maiselova synagóga
The history of Czech Jews from the 10th to the...
Religious Sites Josefov (Jewish Quarter)
 
Malostranské náměstí
Another one of the many classic examples of...
Squares Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Mucha Museum
For decades it was almost impossible to find an...
Museums / Galleries Nove Mesto
 
Museum Kampa
The spotlighted jewel on Kampa Island is a...
Museums / Galleries Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Muzeum Antonína Dvořáka
The stately baroque red-and-yellow villa housing...
Museums / Galleries Nove Mesto
 
Na příkopě
The name means "At the Moat" and harks back to...
Neighborhoods / Streets Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Národní divadlo
Statues representing Drama and Opera rise above...
Arts / Performance Venues Nove Mesto
 
National Memorial on Vítkov Hill
Vítkov Hill, one of the highest points in the...
Museums / Galleries zizkov
 
Nerudova ulice
This steep street used to be the last leg of the...
Neighborhoods / Streets Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Obecní dům
The city's art nouveau showpiece still fills the...
Arts / Performance Venues, Architectural Sites Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Palác Kinských
This exuberant building, built in 1765 from...
Museums / Galleries Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Petřínské sady
For a superb view of the city—from a slightly...
Parks Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Pinkasova synagóga
Here you'll find two moving testimonies to the...
Religious Sites Josefov (Jewish Quarter)
 
Pivovarksy Dům
Parched from your circuit of the square? Walk up...
Nove Mesto
 
Prašná brána
Once used as storage space for gunpowder, this...
Viewpoints Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Rudolfinum
This 19th-century neo-Renaissance monument has...
Arts / Performance Venues Josefov (Jewish Quarter)
 
Schwarzenberský palác
A boxy palace with an extravagant façade, this...
Museums / Galleries Hradcany (Castle Area)
 
Staroměstská radnice
This is a center of Prague life for tourists and...
Architectural Sites Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Staroměstské náměstí
The hype about Old Town Square is completely...
Squares Stare Mesto (Old Town)
 
Staronová synagóga
Dating from the mid-13th century, this is the...
Religious Sites Josefov (Jewish Quarter)
 
Starý královský palác
A jumble of styles and add-ons from different...
Castles / Palaces Prazsky Hrad (Prague Castle)
 
Starý židovský hřbitov
An unforgettable sight, this cemetery is where...
Cemeteries Josefov (Jewish Quarter)
 
Šternberský palác
The 18th-century Šternberský palác houses the...
Museums / Galleries Hradcany (Castle Area)
 
Tančící dům
This whimsical building, one of Prague's most...
Architectural Sites Nove Mesto
 
Uměleckoprůmyslové museum v Praze
In a custom-built art nouveau building from 1897,...
Museums / Galleries Josefov (Jewish Quarter)
 
Václavské náměstí
This "square"—more of a rectangle,...
Squares Nove Mesto
 
Valdštejnska Zahrada
With its idiosyncratic high-walled gardens and...
Gardens / Arboretums Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Veletržní palác
The National Gallery's collection, "Art of 19th,...
Museums / Galleries Holesovice
 
Vrtbovská zahrada
An unobtrusive door on noisy Karmelitská hides...
Gardens / Arboretums Mala Strana (Lesser Quarter)
 
Vyšehrad Citadel
Bedřich Smetana's symphonic poem Vyšehrad opens...
Archaeological Sites Nove Mesto (New Town) and Vysehrad
 
Zlatá ulička
A jumbled collection of tiny, ancient, brightly...
Neighborhoods / Streets Prazsky Hrad (Prague Castle)

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