Prague is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Prague one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Prague is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Prague or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Prague. Explore the historical monuments of Prague with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Prague guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Prague page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Prague.
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Charles Bridge, 110 00 Old Town, Prague 1, Czech Republic
A bridge that took two centuries to build, sure must be worth a watch, right?! The Charles Bridge’s construction began in the 13th century only to be concluded in the 15th century. It was instigated to replace the Judith Bridge that was severely damaged during an 11th century flood. It is noted as the oldest bridge in Prague. The bridge has b...
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Prazsky hrad, 119 08 Prague, Czech Republic
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
One of the most iconic of Prague attractions the Prague Castle manages to cast a spell on every spectator! The castle dates back to the 9th century and remains to be the official residence of every appointed President of the Czech Republic. Previously, the castle has been the abode of several rulers and kings. If we were to go by the Guinness Book ...
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Zlata ulicka, 110 00 Praha 1 - Hradcany, Czech Republic
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
This quaint lane adjoining the Prague castle is a must for all those who love walks in colorful neighborhoods. Cute colored houses, tiny in size with potted plants outside, engulf the castle’s outer ring. You can also find some fabulous souvenirs here, in these houses that also operate as boutiques, to take back home. The famous Czech-Jewish ...
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nam. Republiky 5, 111 21 Praha 1, Czech Republic
10:00 am - 08:00 pm
Why should you visit a civic building in Prague? The Municipal House is home to the Smetana Hall which is one of the most popular venues for hosting Prague’s iconic concerts. The monument also serves as the venue of several ballroom events happening in the city. There are some cafes and restaurants too hat you could just lounges around at, to...
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Siroka, 110 00 Praha, Czech Republic
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
Cemeteries, for a few have this alluring a charm, something that draws people to the tranquility and serendipity it offers. This one especially, given its size and beauty, makes it not only a beautiful place to visit but also the largest Jewish cemetery in Europe. This monument is home to the graves of some of Prague’s biggest iconic figures....
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Hrad III. nadvori, 119 00 Praha, Czech Republic
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Trust Prague to beguile you some of the most mesmerizing cathedrals in the whole world! Gothic, beautifully old and artistically designed the St Vitus cathedral is the largest and most important church in the Czech Republic. A fabulous location inside the Prague Castle only adds to the appeal of this beautiful creation! It is run and operated by th...
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Jirska 3, 119 00 Praha, Czech Republic
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
A palace and a museum the Lobkowicz Palace is a one of its kind Prague attraction that gives you two things at one price! Accommodating the Lobkowicz Collections this museum is not as serious as its counterparts. In fact, there are fun things to do here too like the Lobkowicz Palace Café, a Museum Gift Shop that you can take home souvenirs f...
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Prague, Czech Republic (Praha 1)
12:01 am - 12:00 am
The Castle District is also referred to as the HradÃany. The district covers the area outside the castle. Some may also call it the Castle Quarter; however, the fun lies in the fact that this is where you will find more attractions than the castle. There is plethora of churches, quaint cafes, small art galleries and monasteries nestled in this d...
Each monastery has an interesting story to tell. Strahov monastery for one has an amazing historical background too and belongs to a very culturally rich city. This particular monastery offers meditation and spiritual services. The Monastery library is seen many a times as a backdrop in various Hollywood movie scenes. The library contains more than...
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Old Town Hall Tower & Astronomical Clock, Old Town Square, Old Town, Prague 1, Czech Republic
11:00 am - 06:00 pm
Set in the Old Town Square, the Old Town Hall Tower and Astronomical Clock was founded in the 13th century. The tower offer you the opportunity to bask in the old-worldliness of Prague from a bird’s eye view, while the clock is in itself a view to watch with remarkable structures and embodiments on it! This monument also hold a great historic...
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Malostranske namesti, 118 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Prague and its historic monuments do no cease to charm visitors, the Church of St Nicholas is one such monument, that will make you not want to leave. A baroque church built in the 17th century, this attraction is a must on every list of things to do in Prague. The church hosts various religious and spiritual events too, like the Stabat Mater. It i...
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Karmelitska 9, 118 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
08:30 am - 07:00 pm
Accommodating the Infant Jesus of Prague which is the famous Child Jesus statue of Prague, the Church of Our Lady Victorious is simply divine. This 16th century creation still manages to draw visitors owing to its beautiful architecture and this statue. The church hold regular worship and mass programs, twice a day. Some of these programs are Czech...
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Old Town Square, 110 00 Praha 1 - Stare Mesto, Czech Republic
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Tyn Church which is also referred to as the Church of Our Lady before Týn is this gorgeous little church nestled in the Praha region of Prague. Another beautiful example of the Gothic structure this church is one of the most popular attractions in the Old Town of Prague. It was initially built for foreign merchants that came to the city for ...
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U stare skoly 141/1, 110 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
This Jewish museum actually consists of six Jewish monuments clustered together in Josefov: the Maisel Synagogue; the Pinkas Synagogue; the Spanish Synagogue; the Klaus Synagogue; the Ceremonial Hall; and the Old Jewish Cemetery. Only a few minutes’ walk from the Charles Bridge brings you to Josefov, where the Jewish Ghetto was established ma...
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Marianske namesti 5, 110 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The Klementinum is a vast complex of beautiful baroque and rococo halls, now mostly occupied by the Czech National Library. Jaw dropping interiors and intricate craftsmanship surround every nook and corner of these buildings. Compiled under the Jesuits, the Klementium became a part of the Charles University after their fallout with the pope. The ba...