Vaclavske namesti 68, Prague 1
The largest and oldest Czech museum founded in 1818. It is situated in the imposing neo-renaissance edifice from 1885 - 1890, which is the dominant feature of Wenceslas square.
- Opening hours: Thursday - Tuesday - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Wednesday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. every first Tuesday in the month closed, every first Wednesday 10 a.m. - 20 p.m. every first Thursday 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. of the month entrance free of charge.
- Entrance: full 150,-CZK, discounted 100,- CZK, family entrance 250,-CZK (max 2 adults, total 4 persons), school groups 50,-CZK/person, permanent 1-year entrance 600,-CZK
Entrance to all Prague objects of the National Museum valid for 3 days: Full 400,-CZK, discounted 250,-CZK, family 650,-CZK
- Permanent exhibitions: Prehistory in Bohemia, Moravia and Slovakia, Zoological exhibition, Mineralogical and Perological exhibition, Palaeontological exhibition, Anthropological exhibition, osteological exhibition.
Betlemske nam. 1, Prague 1
- Opening hours: Thursday - Tuesday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Wednesday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Closed every Monday. Entrance free of charge every Thursday in the month 2 p.m. - 6 p.m..
- Entrance: full 80,- CZK, discounted 50,- CZK, free of charge/children up to 6 years, school groups: 30,-CZK (during the school time, more than 5 persons), family entrance: 130,-CZK (Max.2 adults), one year entrance: 400,-CZK.
- Permanent exhibitions: Indian Cultures of North and South America. Cultures of Australia and Oceania. Island Nias
PRAGUE CITY MUSEUM
Na Porici 52, Prague 8
- Opening hours: daily except Monday 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.; the first Thursday in the month 9 a.m. - 8 p.m. with free entrance for students and seniors, others 10,-CZK.
- Entrance: full 120,- CZK , discounted 50,- CZK, family 200,-CZK, school groups 30,-CZK, children up to 6 and seniors for free.
- Permanent exhibitions: Prague in prehistoric times and Middle Ages. Prague in the time of high Middle Ages. Prague between the Middle and New Ages. Baroque Prague. Langweil's model of Prague from 1826 - 1837, a unique three dimensional representation of the city made of paper and wood covering 20 square-metres.
BERTRAMKA - MEMORIAL OF W. A. MOZART AND MR. AND MRS. DUSEK
Mozartova 169, Prague 5
A manor from the second half of the 17th century, where W. A. Mozart lived during his opera Don Giovanni.
- Opening hours: The Museum is from November 1st, 2009 closed. It isn't possible to visit the exhibition of the museum, the concert or the Café Bertramka until recalled. Other activities like rentals or weddings were stopped, too.
MUSEUM OF DECORATIVE ARTS
17. Listopadu 2, Prague 1
- Opening hours: Tuesday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Wednesday - Sunday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. Entrance free of charge every Tuesday 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
- Entrance: Permanent and temporary exhibitions 120,-CZK (discounts 70,-CZK). Temporary exhibition 80,-CZK (discounts 40,-CZK),family ticket 200,-CZK.
- Permanent exhibitions: Pravoslav Rada — a classic of Czech ceramic art, photography of Adolf Vrhel, village of Oldrich Straka, international project The Decadence Now! Visions of Excess.
ALFONS MUCHA MUSEUM
Panska 7, Prague 1
- Opening hours: daily 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
- Entrance: full 120,- CZK, discounted 60,- CZK.
- Permanent exhibitions: Work of Alfons Mucha (1860 - 1939) - the most famous artist among the founders of the Art Nouveau.
FRANZ KAFKA EXHIBITION
Cihelna 2b, Prague 1
- Opening hours: daily 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
- Entrance: 180,- CZK, reduced 120,-CZK, family ticket 490,-CZK (max 2 adults)
- Permanent exhibitions: The Memorial Hall commemorating the life of the best-known representative of Prague German literature.
NATIONAL TECHNICAL MUSEUM
CLOSED FOR RECONSTRUCTION
ANTONIN DVORAK MUSEUM
Ke Karlovu 20, Prague 2
Original scores, quill and other belongings are on display in fabulous baroque Villa America devoted to the life and works of the famous Czech composer Antonin Dvorak (1841 - 1904) - author of Slavonic dances and the symphony From the new World. The cap and gown he wore when he recieved a honorary doctorate at the Cambridge University in 1891 is on display, too.
- Opening hours:April – September daily except Monday. Friday - Wednesday 10 a.m. - 1.30 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 5.00 p.m. Thursday 11 a.m. - 3.30 p.m. and 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. First Thursday of the month free of charge 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. October – March 10 a.m. – 1.30 p.m. and 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. First Thursday of the month free of charge 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
- Entrance:: full 50,- CZK, discounted 25,- CZK, school groups 10,- CZK, family ticket 90,-CZK (max 2 adults).
- Long-term exhibition: Life and Work of Composer Antonin Dvorak
BEDRICH SMETANA MUSEUM
Novotneho Lavka 1, Prague 1
Museum located in a neo-renaissance building on a mini peninsula by the side of Charles Bridge dedicated to the love and works of the famous czech composer Bedrich Smetana (1824 - 1884), author of the Cycle of Symphonic Poems my Fatherland. There are original scores, family photos and newspaper reviews displayed.
- Openings hours: daily except Tuesday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. First Thursday of the month entrance free of charge 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
- Entrance: full 50,- CZK, discounted 25,- CZK, school groups 10,-CZK, family ticket 90,-CZK (max 2 adults).
- Long-term exhibition:Life and Work of Composer Bedrich Smetana (1824-1884)
MUSEUM OF TOYS
Jirska 4, Prague 1
Situated in the former Count's Chambers of Prague Castle. Spread over two floors, the museum showcases old European and American toys, also incorporating part of a collection belonging to Czech emigre film-maker Ivan Steiger. Elsewhere, sections are devoted to wooden and tin toys - including all sorts of cars, aircraft, airplanes and trains - along with a huge collection of Barbie dolls (there is even a pregnant version of these).
- Opening hours: daily 9 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
- Entrance:full 70,-CZK, reduced 30,-CZK, family 120,-CZK, seniors 30,-CZK
- Permanent exhibition:The world’s second largest toy exposition including exhibits from the times of ancient Greece up to the most popular toys of the present time collected from all over the world.
U FLEKU BREWERY MUSEUM
Kremencova 11, Prague 1
Czechs produce arguably the best lager in the world (from the Pilsen and Budweis regions). The U Fleku Museum explains the production process at small breweries around Prague. It is set amidst one of the most famous beer halls in the Czech Republic - with a history dating back to the mid-14th century.
- Opening hours: Monday - Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., (reservations required).
- Entrance:50,-CZK. The excursion on Saturday and Sunday only with consummation at a restaurant
- Permanent exhibition:: The exhibition presents production of beer and malt not only in U Fleku Brewery, but also in a number of small Prague breweries
PRAGUE WAX MUSEUM
Melantrichova 5, Prague 1
An entertaining, overpriced exhibition that includes a spectrum of Czech historical figures including Charles IV, Antonin Dvorak, Franz Kafka and Vaclav Havel as well as foreign pop and movie stars. A second wax museum in Prague (Prazske panoptikum) is located in the Palac Metro passage along Narodni Trida.
Melantrichova Street museum, over 50 Czech and World figures of culture, sport and politics from the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries, who changed local and world history, can be seen, spread throughout an area covering 250 sq meters.
- Opening hours: daily 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
- Entrance: full 140,-CZK, discounted 70,-CZK, school groups 50,-CZK, family ticket 340,-CZK(2 adults, 2 children).
U stare skoly 1, Prague 1
Exhibits documenting Prague's jewish community in historic synagogues (High, Spanish, Klaus, Maisel and Pinkas synagogues). Old Jewish Cemetery is a part of the museum and is accessible from Siroka street.
The exhibitions of the Jewish Museum in Prague are located in six historic sites:
- Opening hours: daily except Saturdays and Jewish religious holidays, 29 October – 24 March 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Sunday – Friday and 26 March – 27 October 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
- Entrance:full 300,- CZK, reduced 200,- CZK, children under 6 years for free Entrance for all Jewish sites in the Old Town of Prague: full 480,-CZK, reduced 320,-CZK, children under 6 years free
THE MAISEL SYNAGOGUE – JEWISH MUSEUM
Maiselova 10, Praha 1 – Stare Mesto/Josefov
- Permanent exhibition: History of the Jews in Bohemia and Moravia from the beginning of colonization till the beginning of emancipation.
PINKAS SYNAGOGUE - JEWISH MUSEUM
Siroka 3, Praha 1 – Stare Mesto/Josefov
- Permanent exhibition: A memorial to 77 297 victims of the Nazi holocaust. Drawings of children from Terezin concentration camp.
SPANISH SYNAGOGUE – JEWISH MUSEUM
Vezenska 141/1,Praha 1 – Stare Město
- Permanent exhibition: History of Jews in Bohemia and Moravia since their emancipation until now.
OLD JEWISH CEMETERY – JEWISH MUSEUM
Siroka 3, Praha 1 – Stare Mesto/Josefov
U Stareho hrbitova 3a, Prague 1
- Permanent exhibition: Jewish customs and traditions – the significance of the synagogue and of the Jewish holidays
THE CEREMONIAL HALL – Building housing the Burial Society
U Stareho hrbitova 3a, Prague 1
- Permanent exhibition: Jewish customs and traditions – The course of life – medicine in the ghetto, death, Jewish cemeteries in Bohemia and Moravia and the activities of the Burial Society.
THE OLD NEW SYNAGOGUE – not a part of the Jewish Museum
Cervena 2, Prague 1
The oldest preserved synagogue in the Central Europe.
- Opening hours: daily except Saturdays and Jewish holidays November – March Sun. - Thurs. 9.30 a.m. - 4.30 p.m., Fri. 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. and April – October 9:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday - Friday
- Entrance: Adults 200 CZK, reduced 140 CZK, children under 6 free
MUSEUM OF COMMUNISM
V celnici 1031/4, Prague 1
The museum is the only one of its kind in Prague. It presents the atmosphere of the communist era in Czechoslovakia and Prague in particular. The layout follows the origins, dreams and reality of communism as well as the nightmares of interrogation and imprisonment. Photography, video, 3D installations, sounds and displays as well as text in several world languages.
- Opening hours: Daily 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
- Entrance: adults: 290,-CZK, students: 250,-CZK (High schools and University students (valid student ID card is necessary), seniors: 270,-CZK (65 and older), family: 600,-CZ (max. 2 adults, 2 childern 10 – 17 years old) every child extra pays 190 CZK. Children under 10 (accompanied by an adult) free.
- Permanent exhibition: ‘Dreams, Reality and Nightmare of Communism’ reminds the past political regime in Czechoslovakia.
- Second floor: cinema, gift shop and coffee.
Jan and Meda Mladek Foundation
U Sovovych mlynu 2, 118 00 Prague 1
- Opening hours: daily 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
- Entrance: full 260,- CZK, reduced 130,- CZK, family390,- CZK (2 adults, max 3 children), school groups (min. of 15 students) 75,- CZK
- Permanent Collection - The Jan and Meda Mládek Art Collectionincludes works by the great pioneer of abstract art, František Kupka, the Czech cubist sculptor, Otto Gutfreund, and contemporary works (from the 1960s onwards) by prominent Central European artists from the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland, Hungary and the former Yugoslavia.
ARTBANKA MUSEUM OF YOUNG ART
Karlova 2, Praha 1
Tue – Sun 10 am – 7 pm
A Museum dedicated to young contemporary art with its presentation of the most leading figures of Czech art from the generation starting '68, as well as prominent representatives of the youngest generation of Czech and Slovak artists. The art is exhibited in the baroque palace, Colloredo-Mansfeld, with its space that offers astounding evidence of the construction work performed under the Communist regime on the historic monuments.
children from 10 to 15 years
seniors up to 70 years
holders of ISIC, IYTC cards, members of Youth Card EURO 26 Student
seniors over 70 years
holders of the ZTP card
groups of students accompanied by a teacher
art schools students and teachers