St. Salvator Church (Salvatorska street)

Salvátorská 1, Praha 1/Staré město 110 00

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Address:Salvátorská 1, Praha 1/Staré město 110 00
Capacity:200
Winter heating:Yes
Wheelchair access:Yes

Renaissance St. Salvator Church is a favourite Prague concert venue.

Prague's largest Protestant church of St. Salvator (Holy Saviour) is a rare example of Renaissance sacred architecture comissioned by Emperor Rudolf II. The construction of St. Salvator Church was a political event, typical for tension in Czech lands before The Thirty Years war. German Lutherans built this church after futile attempts to acquire one of the existing Old Town´s churches for their own worships. But only six years after its completion, in 1620, when the violent recatholization took place in the Czech lands, the Lutherans were expelled from the country and the church was handed over to the Catholic order of Paulians. Currently the church is Protestant again, and its simple white interior with interesting Baroque tribunes stands, for its excellent acoustics, as a favourite concert venue for concerts of sacred and classical music.

* Walking distance from Prague Ticket Office - Via Musica shop on Old Town Square:
10 min

* Accessibility by Prague public transport:
metro A (green line) - Staromestska stop

* Nearest car parking:
Rudolfinum Parking, Alsovo nabrezi 12, Praha 1

 

Upcoming events

Czech Philharmonic in Rudolfinum

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August 2017

Chamber concerts of the world renowned Czech Philharmonic take place in Rudolfinum, in the Suk Hall. Members of the Czech Philharmonic will perform for you the baroque music as well as cimbalom, folk and the best of classic tunes.

Night Organ Concert by Candlelights

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August 2017

A very special organ concerts starting at 10pm. You´ll get the chance to fully enjoy the late evening concert listening to the best of classic being surrounded by candles at the St.Salvator Church right by the Charles Bridge.

Organ Festival at St. James Basilica

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August and September 2017

Visit the 22nd edition which welcomes all organ lovers and newbees. St. James Basilica´s Organ from 1705 is the largest organ in Prague and second largest in the Czech Republic. Surely, the best organ concerts in Prague take place here!

International festival Dvorak´s Prague

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September 2017

From the very beginning the main goal of the Dvorak Prague International Music Festival is to promote the good name of Czech culture via the legacy of the works of Antonin Dvorak, his contemporaries, and his pupils.

Summer walks in Prague

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Summer is the perfect time for walking through Prague. See our list of sightseeing tours.

Listen and Dine

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Pairing delicious Czech meal and classical or jazz music.

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