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Black Light Theatre
Listen and Dine
Opera and Ballet
Valentine´s Day in Prague
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Black Light Theatre
Club, Restaurant, Gallery
Prague, Center of Prague
The Jewish Quarter in Prague is located between the Old Town Square and the Vltava River. The first Jewish settlements date back to the 10th century, however the ghetto was not established until half of the 12th 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 during those times people from Moravia, Germany, Austria and Spain moved here. During the 19th century, majority of rich Jews moved out, the ghetto was therefore considered poor and unhygienic and was supposed to be demolished.
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 which is the oldest still existing synagogue in Europe), the Jewish Ceremonial Hall, and the Old Jewish Cemetery, the largest one in Europe. The monuments fortunately survived the Nazi occupation since Adolf Hitler decided to preserve the Jewish Quarter as a “Museum of an Extinct Race”.
Very well informed and amiable guide! Good introduction to the Jewish history and a value for money tour.
The Jewish Quarter is fascinating
Tour in English Language
February 16, 2019 (Sat)
Private Tour in English, French, German, Spanish or Russian
February 17, 2019 | 10:00 (Sun)
Private Tour in English, Russian and Czech - 2 times per day
February 21, 2019 (Thu)
Tour in English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish
February 22, 2019 | 10:30 (Fri)
February 25, 2025 | 10:15 (Tue)
Concert Season 2019: concerts in Klementinum Mirror Chapel & Municipal House are the most popular and highly rated chamber concerts in Prague. Dvořák Symphony Orchestra deliver the best of A. Vivaldi, A. Dvořák, W. A. Mozart and more.
Concert season 2019:
Prague is a real Mekka for all classical music lovers. Choose from a wide list of concerts at glorious concert halls such as Rudolfinum, Municipal House or few hidden gems such as Boccaccio Hall. They are all located in Prague center.
January - December 2019:
Music and dinner in Prague. Jazz or blues tunes, classical music or traditional music. Visit great Prague event venues. Taste exquisite meal. Choice is yours. Make your stay in Prague the most memorable: get your tickets now.
Book Prague jazz concerts. Explore Prague´s best jazz clubs: Reduta jazz club, U Malého Glena jazz club, Agharta jazz centre, Jazz blues club Ungelt, U Staré paní jazz club. Live concerts with great Czech musicians. Jazz with menu on Jazz Boat.
The best Valentine present: treat yourself and your Valentine to trip to Prague. Pick your favorite event: you have a choice of delicious meals and divine classical or playful jazz music.
Are you a group of 10+ people? Do not hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to negotiate the best price for you. Simply choose the event and we will take care of the rest.
Is someone precious to you planning a trip to Prague? Why don´t you surprise them with a unique present! We are pleased to offer you Via Musica Gift Certificate.
February 16, 2019 | 17:00 (Sat)
St. Kajetán Church