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Prague Communism And World War II Walking Tour
"Once you meet your guide at a designated meeting point you can get ready for 2 hours of an interesting and educative walking tour. From Národní Street to St. Wenceslas Square you will visit places connected to the 20th century´s history and the turbulent changes that came with it.You will learn abou Communist Revolution Russian Occupation Velvet Revolution and much more.""""Enjoy this 2-hour small-group walking tour which will introduce you to places that have shaped the history of Czech Republic during the past century
From EUR15.00
 
E-Bike Panoramic City Tour of Prague with Prague Castle
"Begin the day with meeting your guide at your predetermined meeting point. Stay for a few minutes for a short safety briefing on how to ride the e-bike properly around the city. Then begin your ride along Prague's Vltava River and through the impressive Letna Park. As this area overlooks the city you will have plenty of photo opportunities to focus in on the broad landscape. Then stop at the Prague Metronome former location of World's Largest Stalin Statue. Next ride the bicycle to Prague Castle arguably one of the world's largest castle complexes. At each stop
From EUR30.00
 
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

Wenceslas Square Tips (159)

Wenceslas Square (Vaclavske namesti)

Wenceslas Square (Vaclavske namesti) as seen from the "far" end. The metro station is "Mustek".Many shops here if you want to spend a lot of money.But it is too big, too big to be enjoyable.A trip her...
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shivan
Jan 02, 2004

Wenceslas Square (Vaclavske namesti)

Wenceslas Square (Vaclavske namesti), far bigger that the Old Town Square.This is the shopping centre of Prague. In the upper part of the square is the statue of St. Wenceslas (show later) with four...
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shivan
Jan 02, 2004

More Wenceslas Square

Believe it or not, this grand place was originally the city's horse market and the spot where the National Museum is currently located contained the outer wall of New Town separating it from the Royal...
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acemj
Dec 10, 2003

WENCESLAS SQUARE

Boy, does every European city have its own version of the Champs-Elysees?Wenceslas 'Square' is more accurately a long boulevard lined with trees and impressive facades. It starts at Na pikope which is...
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acemj
Dec 10, 2003

Wenceslas' Square

In the upper part of the boulevard, you can find the statue of St.Wenceslas on his horse. St Wenceslas’ statue is an official place of memorial and is also where student Jan Palach burnt himself in...
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pili
Nov 22, 2003

Walk

Vaclavske Nam is one of the best parts of Prague. Both sides of this square are plenty of shops, hotels, restaurants, pubs and bars. Vaclavske Nam walk starts from Museum and goes all the way to Old...
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Imbi
Nov 13, 2003

Wenceslas Square

From the National Museum & the statue of King Wenceslas to all the stores, casinos, & restaurants that lead you to the Old Town Square, Wenceslas Square is a great area to walk around. You can...
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myrtle
Nov 07, 2003

Wenceslas Square

The famous Wenceslas Square (Vaclavske namesti) was originally a horse market. The horse statue of Josef Vaclav Myslbek (1912) at the top of the square reminds of that time. Nowadays it is a busy...
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HORSCHECK
Oct 27, 2003

Wenceslas Square - memorial

For a brief while during the "Prague Spring" of 1968, it seemed as if the Czechs would be able to throw off the yoke of Soviet domination and re-establish control over their own affairs. Such hopes...
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yooperprof
Sep 18, 2003

Wenceslas Square

Wenceslas SquarePrague 1, New TownThe shopping center of Prague. In the upper part of the square is the statue of St. Wenceslas with four patron saints of Bohemia (St. Prokop, St. Adalbert, St....
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Gillianina
Sep 07, 2003

Lucerna Palace - Feat of Horsemanship

The Lucerna Palace shopping arcade is just off Vaclavski Namesti (Wenceslas Square). This beautiful Art Nouveau project was originally owned by Vaclav Havel's family: what interesting evidence it is...
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yooperprof
Sep 01, 2003

Wenceslas Square (Vaclavske Namesti)

History lives here. Originally, this was the horse market for Emperor Charles IV. More recently, in the 1980s, this square was the location of massive demonstrations which made it absolutely evident...
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yooperprof
Aug 27, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near Wenceslas Square

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National Museum

Across the road from the New National Museum, is the main National Museum, a neo-Renaissance buiiding founded by a couple of Czech aristocrats. It was built between the years 1885 -1890. Whilst it was...
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Alphonse Mucha Museum

I am a fan of Salvador Dali's work. In fact we own some of the Dante's Divine Comedy Canto prints and a signed Dali lithograph. So, visiting the exhibit was fantastic! I saw additional works by Dali I...
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Opera

Across from Washingtonova street and the park, I could see The Prague State Opera House. After finding my way across the very busy four lane Legerova street, I was at the Opera House. This was once...
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National Theatre

Narodni divadlo (National Theater) is known as the alma mater of Czech opera, but it is also the national monument of Czech history and art. National Theater belongs to the most important cultural...
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Estates Theater

Prague's Estates Theatre was built towards the end of the 18th century, at the height of the Enlightenment movement. It was then believed that the arts should be made available to the masses, and a...
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Sex Machine Museum

For only 10 euros, it's good for a laugh. Takes about 20-30 minutes to peruse everything, sex toys from antiquity and some you have to see to believe. For the real thing I followed Tom Showalter's...
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