Baroque Library Hall - former St Michael´s Monastery

Melantrichova 19, Praha 1

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Address:Melantrichova 19, Praha 1
Capacity:160
Winter heating:Yes
Wheelchair access:No
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In a beautifully decorated Baroque Library Hall, mostly chamber concerts are held

The church of St. Michael the Archangel was founded in 12th century in Prague Old Town. It used to be an important medieval spiritual center, in Hussites times (15th century) major preachers taught here. In the 17th century, the church was donated to the Servite Order who built up the adjacent monastery.

After Emperor Joseph´s reforms at the end of the 18th century the monastery was shut down. Today the former monastery hall is full of music as in the preserved Baroque Library Hall  chamber concerts of classical music are organized. The Baroque Library Hall is not accessible to general public except for the concerts.

How to get there:

  • Walking distance from Prague Ticket Office - Via Musica shop on Old Town Square:
    5 min
  • Accessibility by public transport:
    metro A (green line) - Staroměstská station 
    metro A (green line) or metro B (yellow line) - Můstek station
  • Nearest car parking:
    Parking Rudolfinum, Alšovo nábřeží 12, Praha 1

Upcoming events

Bach for All International Festival

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Spring through Autumn 2019: spend your holiday in Prague with the classical music festival celebrating life and works of the most famous Baroque composer Johann Sebastian Bach. In the concert on March 26th you´ll hear flute and cembalo.

The most popular concerts in Prague

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Concert Season 2019: stop at Church of Our Lady before Týn, Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace, St. Salvator Church and Rudolfinum. The most central locations. Superb soloists and chamber orchestra. Fantastic music. Classy atmosphere.

Listen and Dine - Dinner with live music

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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.

Smooth jazz & blues concerts in Prague

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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.

Easter in Prague

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Spend your Easter holidays in Prague. Listen to the best classical music. Easter time is time of retrospection: visit the most prominent concert venues & churches in Prague.

Group Discounts

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We offer group discounts

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.

Gift Certificates

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Special Present

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.

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