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UNDERGROUND WALK BY LAMPLIGHT

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Come with us and visit the mysterious Prague Old Town´s underground and discover the paranormal activity!


Tour in English Language

Have you ever visited any mysterious places? Let´s walk with a lamplight through the underground cellars that lie under the Old Town Hall at the Old Town square!

This mysterious tour will take you to a unique Prague’s underground location and realy experienced guides will lead you through the gruesome events that took place there.
Beneath the Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock lie a series of recently restored chambers that many people do not even know exist and most tours ignore. Yet these chambers are tied up in the history of the Old Town Hall and of Prague itself.




This Prague underground tour visits the historic cellars beneath the Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock, taking you to chambers dating back to the 12th century. The rooms under the Old Town Hall were restored so that the visitors could see what remained from the ancient prison, family home or even a from courtroom.




Special walking tour in the dark with a lamplight!

You’ll learn about the Old Town Hall's history and the ghost stories associated with these rooms. You’ll also get an introduction to the science of the paranormal and the strange phenomena reported in these underground chambers. Try to capture some evidence of the spirit world - the chambers are reported very active!

Do not expect anyone to be hidden behind the corner to scare you as you pass along.


our Highlights:

Gruesome history of Prague
Underground rooms used as prison cells
Tragic figures from Prague´s history
Introduction to the paranormal and recent paranormal occurrences

When you think you have visited every sight in Prague there are still many mysteries uncovered!


Prague is one of the most beautiful cities in the world due to its breathtaking architecture. Old town square is a real heart of Prague and for example beautiful pearl of baroque architecture St. Nicholas church offers great classical music concerts!




This tour is not suitable for disabled or wheelchair users.


See the meeting point below!

 
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Old Town square and Jewish Quarter

Prague Trips and Tickets
Týnská 7, Praha 1 110 00
Capacity:
999
Type:
Sightseeing tour
Winter heating:
No
Wheelchair access:
No

Visit the most beautiful square in Prague! A must see for all lovers of history, architecture and beautiful sites.

Visit the most beatiful square in Prague!


The Old Town Square, surrounded with historical buildings and magnificent churches, is Prague´s oldest and the most important square. The monuments such as Old Town City Hall with Astronomical Clock, Church of Our Lady before Tyn or Gothic Stone Bell House are a must see for all lovers of history, architecture and beautiful sites.
 
 

Old Town City Hall

is world famous for unique medieval Astronomical Clock decorating its front side. You can see a parade of 12 apostles appearing every hour in the windows.

 

 

Church of Our Lady before Tyn

dating back to 14th century is a second most important church of Prague. Combination of Gothique style with Baroque decoration in the church interior is just breathtaking! Walt Disney is said to draw the Sleeping Beauty Castle as he was inspired by the Tyn Church towers.
 

 

 

St. Nicholas Church

belongs to the most beautiful Baroque churches in Prague.


The House At The Stone Bell

This precious Gothic palace dating back to 13th century was probably built for the royal family, and it is said that Emperor Charles IV was born here.
 

The Kinsky Palace

The Kinsky Palace is said to be the most beautiful Rococo building in Prague. Kafka used to attend the German speaking high school located here in 19th century. Today, the Kinsky palace is a seat of the National Gallery. 
 

Jan Hus monument

The monument of Jan Hus, famous Czech protestant reformer who was burnt as a heretic in 1415, is situated on the Old Town Square since 1915.

 

 


Since the middle ages, the Old Town Square used to be a main Prague´s square and market place where exotic goods were sold. It had many names during the centuries : the Big Square, the Old Market or the Large Old Town Square. The present name dates from the end of the 19th century.

The Square used to host knight tournaments, celebrations, artistic events, etc. It witnessed many crucial historical events such as the election of Jiri of Podebrady as the King of Bohemia in 1458, executions and fightings. Demonstrations, marches and parades take place on the Square even today.
 

The Jewish Quarter

The Jewish Quarter in Prague is located between the Old Town Square and the Vltava River. Its history dates from the 13th century, when Jewish people were ordered to vacate their homes and settle in one district.
The Jews were banned from living anywhere else in Prague for centuries and many people then arrived from Moravia, Germany, Austria and Spain.

Fortunately, most of the significant historical buildings were saved from destruction, and today they remain a testimony to the history of the Jews in Prague. They form the best preserved complex of historical Jewish monuments in the whole of Europe.

 


There are six synagogues in the Jewish Quarter, including the Spanish Synagogue and Old-New Synagogue, the Jewish Ceremonial Hall, and the Old Jewish Cemetery, the largest one in Europe.

The monuments luckily survived the Nazi occupation since Adolf Hitler decided to preserve the Jewish Quarter as a “Museum of an Extinct Race”.

 

Number of available seats: 10 Please note that Euro exchange rate is only indicative, you will be billed in Czech Crowns.
Seat category Number of tickets Price
Full Price 0 17 € (450 CZK)
Student 0 15 € (400 CZK)
Senior 0 15 € (400 CZK)
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