Prague Sights

Žižkov TV Tower

  • Mahlerovy sady 1 Map It
  • Žižkov
  • Building/Architectural Site

Published 12/17/2015

Fodor's Review

Looking like a freakish, futuristic rocket ready to blast off, the Žižkov TV Tower is easily visible from around the city and perennially makes it onto Top 10 World's Ugliest Buildings list. The upper-floor platform, reached by a high-speed elevator, gives a bird's-eye view of the numerous courtyards and apartment blocks that make up the city. There's also a bar, restaurant, and luxury hotel up there. Once back down on the ground, look up its 709-foot gray steel legs at the bronze statues of babies crawling on the structure, which were created by local provocateur artist David Černy.

Sight Information

Address:

Mahlerovy sady 1, Prague, Praha, 130 00, Czech Republic

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Website: www.towerpark.cz

Sight Details:

  • 150 Kč
  • Daily 8 am–midnight

Published 12/17/2015

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