Calendar

Show:
October 2018
from 28. 3. 2018
to 28. 10. 2018
Conserved Past
Conserved Past
Exhibiton / House at the Golden Ring
Each object has its own history which develops from the time of its origin. Both the environment and man have an impact on the object during its existence. The conservator must evaluate all these factors, determine the appropriate way of …
from 25. 4. 2018
to 4. 11. 2018
Strašnice … the garden of Prague, the gate for armies…
Strašnice … the garden of Prague, the gate for armies…
Exhibiton / Main Building
This is the eighth exhibition from the lengthy project of the City of Prague Museum about the historical suburbs of Prague. Strašnice is situated in the foreland of Prague which was afflicted by many sieges and wars: the Hussite Wars, the …
from 2. 10. 2018
to 30. 12. 2018
Find of a Group of Ground Stone Tools in Ruzyně
Find of a Group of Ground Stone Tools in Ruzyně
Exhibiton / Main Building
Next in the OBJECT OF THE SEASON series, the exhibition is situated in a display case in the foyer of the main building. A previously unknown site with traces of settlement from various prehistory stages was discovered during rescue …
from 23. 10. 2018
to 3. 3. 2019
The Fireflies of the Architect Zdeněk Podhůrský
The Fireflies of the Architect Zdeněk Podhůrský
Exhibiton / Ctěnice Chateau
Entitled The Fireflies of the Architect Zdeněk Podhůrský (19 September 1920 – 31 March 1981), the puppet retrospective presents one of the most famous 20th century Czech artists and one of the most influential puppet creators. The …
Permanent
The History of Floods in Prague
The History of Floods in Prague
Exhibiton / Building not set
The City of Prague Museum prepared a virtual tour of the exhibition The History of Floods in Prague to mark the 15th anniversary of the flood in August 2002. You have a unique opportunity to revisit the exhibition which presented the flood …
from 18. 10. 2018
to 30. 10. 2018
Villa Müller
Villa Müller
Displays / Villa Müller
The permanent exhibition of the Villa Müller presents the luxurious house and lifestyle of the First Czechoslovak Republic family, whose members belonged to Prague’s high society. The interiors, mostly designed by Adolf Loos, are …
from 18. 10. 2018
to 30. 10. 2018
Villa Rothmayer
Villa Rothmayer
Displays / Villa Rothmayer
Designed by the architect Otto Rothmayer, the villa presents a permanent exhibition called “The Story of a House and a Family”. Presenting the original style of Otto Rothmayer’s piece of architecture, the exhibition aspires to …
from 13. 6. 2018
to 24. 2. 2019
Prague 1848 →1918
Prague 1848 →1918
Exhibiton / Main Building
The exhibition will present two important moments in the history of Prague – the events of 1848, especially the Pentecostal Uprising, and the declaration of the independent Czechoslovak state on 28 October 1918 including the reflections of …
from 22. 8. 2018
to 2. 12. 2018
August 1968 in Prague
August 1968 in Prague
Exhibiton / Main Building
An outdoor exhibition August 1968 presents the turbulent times in the city of Prague during August 1968 via photographs, posters, and other printed materials from the City of Prague Museum’s collection. In the late 1960s, the political …
Permanent
Prague at the end of the Middle Ages and the start of Modern Times
Prague at the end of the Middle Ages and the start of Modern Times
Displays / Main Building
The second half of the 15th century and the 16th century – the Late Gothic period and the penetration of Renaissance ideas and art into Prague. At the beginning of the 1580’s Emperor Rudolph II, a patron and collector of …
Permanent
Baroque Prague
Baroque Prague
Displays / Main Building
A large number of artistic treasures and documents showing how people lived in Prague have been preserved from the time of the “shining and dark Baroque”. Among the City of Prague Museum’s best collections is …
Permanent
Mediaeval Prague
Mediaeval Prague
Displays / Main Building
  The exhibit begins with a section on the formation of Prague Castle, Vyšehrad and the expansion of the settlement of Prague in the 9th – 12th centuries. With the founding of the Old Town and Malá Strana in the 13th century …
Permanent
Prague in prehistory
Prague in prehistory
Displays / Main Building
The permanent display is dedicated to archaeology of Prague from the prehistory to the arrival of the Slavs in the Early Middle Ages. The introductory sections bring information about the beginnings of archaeological research in Prague and …
Permanent
The Langweil model of Prague
The Langweil model of Prague
Displays / Main Building
The Langweil model, created in 1826–1837, is a unique exhibit and the most attractive one in the museum. Once it had been cleaned and new lighting had been added it was reopened to the public on 12th April 2007. It …
Permanent
A primer for visitors to historical sights
A primer for visitors to historical sights
Displays / Main Building
This exhibit is devoted to the unique architectural monuments that today’s Prague has inherited from its ancestors. Some of them have been preserved until the present day, others have been rebuilt or demolished and we recognise them …
Permanent
History of the Ctěnice Domain
History of the Ctěnice Domain
Displays / Ctěnice Chateau
The exhibition covers the long and complicated history of the Ctěnice domain from ancient times till nowadays. In addition, it briefly presents the overall reconstruction of the precincts conducted between 1997 and 2004. Visitors may …
Permanent
History of Vinoř
History of Vinoř
Displays / Ctěnice Chateau
This exhibition, which was organized in cooperation with the Prague – Vinoř Municipal District, provides information about the history of the village of Vinoř. The exhibition features the changes of Vinoř over time and presents the …
Permanent
3D Projection
3D Projection
Programs / Main Building
3D STEREO CINEMA In February 2009 the unique and ambitious project of model digialization was completed. As a result, the public could view the wholly new dimension of the model – the 3D digital form. Prague has become the only city …
Permanent
3D Projection
3D Projection
Programs / Main Building
In February 2009 the unique and ambitious project of model digialization was completed. As a result, the public could view the wholly new dimension of the model – the 3D digital form. Prague has become the only city in the world to …
Permanent
Crafts in Guilds / The History of Craftsmen’s Association from the Middle Ages to the Present
Crafts in Guilds / The History of Craftsmen’s Association from the Middle Ages to the Present
Displays / Ctěnice Chateau
Virtual tour  (------LINKA------) The City of Prague Museum has one of the world’s largest collections of guildrelated objects where the best artefacts from its collection are the main focus of the permanent …
Permanent
Keys to Prague Towers
Keys to Prague Towers
Programs / Prague Towers
Help us find the keys to Prague towers, visit the unique historic sites, get free tickets to the museum, and win prizes! With the Keys to Prague Towers you will spend meaningful and playful time with your children, visit beautiful places …
Permanent
Petřín Hill – A place to walk, enjoy the view, and learn about quarrying
Petřín Hill – A place to walk, enjoy the view, and learn about quarrying
Displays / The Petrin Observation Tower
The permanent exhibition in the basement of the Petřín Observation Tower helps visitors visualize how Petřín Hill has changed over the past centuries. Many historic depictions reveal the views of this landmark towering above historic Prague …
Permanent
Langweil’s Playroom for Children
Langweil’s Playroom for Children
Programs / Main Building
The playroom is open during the museum opening hours daily except Mondays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The playroom is a place to rest for little ones and adults and a place of fun and learning. Children can build a puzzle and colour the …
Permanent
Welcome to the Medieval House – Children’s Playroom
Welcome to the Medieval House – Children’s Playroom
Programs / Main Building
The playroom is open during the museum opening hours, daily except Mondays from 9 am to 6 pm, on Saturdays from 9 am to 9 pm. The area is designed as an interior of a house from the Middle Ages, i.e. Gothic era, located in Prague …
Permanent
The Tower Mystery
The Tower Mystery
Displays / The Old Town Bridge Tower
On the occasion of the celebrations of Charles IV’s birth anniversary, the City of Prague Museum will open a permanent exhibition in the Old Town Bridge Tower which is run by the Museum. Since the tower is a part of Charles Bridge …
Permanent
Vanished Podskalí – rafts and boats on the Vltava
Vanished Podskalí – rafts and boats on the Vltava
Displays / Podskalí Custom House at Výtoň
The exhibition in the Podskalí Custom House, a unique 16th century Renaissance building with a log cabin style first floor, will present the original purpose of the structure – to collect the toll on timber floated to Prague. In the …
Permanent
CUSTOS TURRIS / City Warden
CUSTOS TURRIS / City Warden
Displays / The Town Belfrey by St. Nicholas´Church
The City of Prague Museum opens the final part of the permanent display – Custos Turris / City Warden. This second stage completes the presentation of the tower which was used as a watchtower or town belfry. The visitors will learn …
Permanent
Children’s Playroom – In the Footsteps of Charles IV
Children’s Playroom – In the Footsteps of Charles IV
Programs / House at the Golden Ring
As part of the celebration of the 700th anniversary of the birth of Charles IV, the City of Prague Museum opens a new permanent exhibition which focuses on Prague urbanism and its changes in the 14th century. The House at the Golden Ring, …
Permanent
Prague-Těšnov Station – Back in Operation
Prague-Těšnov Station – Back in Operation
Displays / Ctěnice Chateau
The exhibition presents a HO scale model of the extinct Prague station. It is an accurate model of the most beautiful station in Prague which opened 141 years ago and was razed 31 years ago. Built precisely according to the authentic plans …
Permanent
Prague on Fire
Prague on Fire
Displays / The New Mill Water Tower
This multi-genre exhibition presents the age long threat of fire for Prague. New media such as video mapping, animation, video art, and virtual reality give an all-embracing experience grounded in the combination of historical depictions from …
from 2. 12. 2017
Prague of Charles IV – The Medieval Town
Prague of Charles IV – The Medieval Town
Displays / House at the Golden Ring
The permanent exhibition features Charles IV’s ideas and the real transformation of the Prague conurbation. The virtual and tangible models of buildings founded by Charles IV, the housing development within the urban agglomeration, the …
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