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Prague Panoramic City and Prague Castle Bike Tour
"Once you meet your guide at a meeting point you can get ready for 2.5 hours of cycling with regular stops. You will bike along Prague's Vltava River and then through beautiful Letna Park which overlooks the city and provides excellent photo opportunities. It also serves as a backdrop to a broad historical overview of this magical city. You will stop at the Royal Gardens continue to Prague Castle - the World's Largest Castle Complex New town and Wenceslas Square. At each stop your tour guide explains the history of monuments places answer your questions and gives you a local tips and recommendations. At the end you will get back to the original meeting point."
From EUR22.00
 
Small-Group Half-Day Cold War Years Walking Tour in Prague
"Explore the decorations and statuary of The Hall of the Red Army created on the site after the communists took power in the “elegant coup” of 1948 we discuss the heavy-handed propaganda strategies of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (KSC). Visit the mausoleum that displayed the mummified corpse of Klement Gottwald first chairman of the KSC along with the adjoining laboratory and temperature control center where a team of doctors cosmetologists and technicians cared for the embalmed body. Vitkov Hill was already home to the largest equestrian statue in the world
From $65.00
 
Private Half-Day Cold War Years Walking Tour with an Historian Guide in Prague
"Explore the decorations and statuary of The Hall of the Red Army with a historian guide on a private 3-hour walking tour. Visit also the mausoleum that displayed the mummified corpse of Klement Gottwald first chairman of the KSC along with the adjoining laboratory and temperature control center where a team of doctors cosmetologists and technicians cared for the embalmed body. Enjoy the panorama of the city and the Žižkov Television Tower an example of high-tech architecture that looms above the rest of the city’s skyline while standing atop Vitkov Memorial. Coming back to the city center
From $295.00

National Gallery Tips (14)

National Gallery of 19-21st Century Art

This museum is a little bit out of the way in the northern part of the city but a great collection of czech and european modern art. The best of czech art is here with a smattering of Van Gogh's...
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Jim_Eliason
Dec 07, 2013

NATIONAL GALLERY - ST. GEORGES CONVENT

Adjoining St. Georges Basilica, is St.Georges Convent. It is no longer used as a Convent, instead is part of the National Gallery. I noticed a statue of St. George on the corner wall, and then one...
balhannah
Sep 12, 2013

Bohemian art at St. George's Convent

Standing next to St. George's Basilica in the Prague Castle area, St. George's Convent originally was a Benedictine convent. Founded in 963, it was the first Catholic convent to be established in...
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Jefie
Mar 15, 2013

National Gallery at St. George's Convent

This portion of the National Gallery contains Mannerist and Baroque paintings. I don't know if I was allowed to take pictures, so I quietly took a few. My favorite was the Queen accusing the two...
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Roadquill
Apr 04, 2011

A puzzle solved

I am often mesmerized by fantastic biographies of early Christian saints, especially women. As I was leaving the gallery at the Convent of St. Agnes I noticed this panel painting: it depicts a woman...
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betako3
Apr 04, 2011

St Mary of Egypt and the like

The painting of St Mary of Egypt made me think of another, even stranger story of a woman saint, who ended up as a man. Again, my interest was kindled when I saw a strange painting of a half-naked old...
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betako3
Apr 04, 2011

Veletrzni Palac -- Great Art, Stunning Building

Should you have the bad luck to catch a rainy day, a visit to the National gallery in Veletrzni Palac is a good thing to do. The building is from 1928, it looks amazingly modern and must have been way...
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RhineRoll
Apr 04, 2011

Sternberg Palace (I&V)

Collection of European Art from Antiquity to the End of the Baroque of National Gallery in Prague is housed in Sternberg Palace. It is neither huge castle nor huge collection, but it contains...
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Zvrlj
Apr 16, 2010

Rich collections of art

Permanent exhibitions placed in several buildings in Prague:1. European Art from Classic Era to the Close of the Baroque: Sternberg Palace (Prague Castle area)2. Mannerism and Baroque in Bohemia:St...
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Zuzka
May 27, 2007

National Gallery

We took the tram from the centre of Prague up to the National Gallery. It should be walkable, but it a bit away from the main centre. The gallery it's self is split over 4 floors, and you pick the...
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kirsty_lamb
Apr 24, 2006

ST AGNES'S CONVENT 2

A highlight of the art collection is the work of Master Theodoric, who painted hundreds of small, moon-faced portraits of saints for Charles IV's summer palace at Karlstejn. Admission 120Kc. Open...
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Imbi
Nov 12, 2003

ST AGNES'S CONVENT

The National Gallery's fabulous medieval and Gothic art collection could not have been given a more appropriate new home than St Agnes's Convent. The oldest surviving Gothic structure in the city, its...
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Imbi
Nov 12, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near National Gallery

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Letna Park -Letenske Sady-

There are two outdoor bars where you can see Prague and the river Vltava. In warm weather it's a great place to chill out with your friends when it's getting dark. One of my favorite places to hang...
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City Museum

With the National Museum closed for refurbishment during my visit in 2015, I decided to visit the Museum of the City of Prague instead. It is housed in an impressive building near Florenc metro...
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Spanish Synagogue

Spanish synagogue name is nothing associated here with traditional Spain, but with Moorish style of synagogue’s interior, more or less Arabic feature, applied in Spain as well. The synagogue was...
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St. James

The Roman Catholic Church of St James, is situated in a little street behind the Ungelt Courtyard, and is attached to an important Franciscan monastic community. I wonder how many people find...
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Jewish Town Hall

now our virtual tour moves on the the jewish quarter (josefov). in the heart of the jewish quarter is the jewish town hall. it was built between 1570 and 1577 by jewish town mayor mordechai maisel....
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Jewish Quarter -Josefov -

I missed out on Josefov during my first visit to the city, but made up for it in May ’15 by visiting the Židovské muzeum v Praze (Jewish Museum in Prague) You can get a ticket from the information...
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