Calendar

Show:
December 2017
from 25. 10. 2017
to 29. 12. 2017
The Great War in the Life of Prague Citizens
The Great War in the Life of Prague Citizens
Exhibiton / Main Building
An outdoor exhibition presents the life of Prague inhabitants during the Great War. Historic photo documentation and selected prints from the collections of the City of Prague Museum provide a sense for visitors about the events on the far side …
from 8. 11. 2017
to 7. 1. 2018
Winter Fun
Winter Fun
Exhibiton / Main Building
The Winter Fun exhibition is based on texts and illustrations in the book Vánoce z celého světa (Christmas in the World) by Karolina Medková which is illustrated by Mária Nerádová. The book has been created primarily for young children …
from 26. 11. 2017
to 4. 2. 2018
Prague at Christmastime / Tradition and Handicrafts from Advent to Candlemas
Prague at Christmastime / Tradition and Handicrafts from Advent to Candlemas
Exhibiton / Ctěnice Chateau
Along with Easter and Pentecost, Christmas is the most important feast of the Christian liturgical year. The tradition of present-day Christmas celebrations dates back to the mid-19th century, although some customs go back to the Middle Ages and …
from 9. 8. 2017
The History of Floods in Prague
The History of Floods in Prague
Exhibiton / Main Building
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 19. 12. 2017
to 31. 12. 2017
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 19. 12. 2017
to 31. 12. 2017
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 17. 5. 2017
to 18. 2. 2018
From a Thread to a Shirt / Textile and Fashion of Prague Residents in the Middle Ages
From a Thread to a Shirt / Textile and Fashion of Prague Residents in the Middle Ages
Exhibiton / House at the Golden Ring
Textile and its products were important parts of the everyday life of medieval Prague. Archaeological textile findings are important sources of understanding the appearance, quality, and use of textile products in the past. The exhibition …
from 10. 10. 2017
to 7. 1. 2018
Feel Free to Grab a Směr Toy
Feel Free to Grab a Směr Toy
Exhibiton / Main Building
The installation for the Object of the Season series is this time dedicated to the Czech tradition of toy production. The above-stated tagline which sticks in the minds of many generations of Czechoslovakian children is indivisibly connected …
from 12. 10. 2017
to 28. 1. 2018
Vila Tugendhat 1928–2013
Vila Tugendhat 1928–2013
Exhibiton / Study and Documentation Centre Norbertov
The exhibition entitled ‘Villa Tugendhat 1928–2013’ has been prepared by the Villa Tugendhat Study and Documentation Centre of the Brno City Museum as a travelling presentation depicting the history of the villa from its …
from 9. 12. 2017
to 2. 4. 2018
The Magic of Holy Images
The Magic of Holy Images
Exhibiton / Main Building
This exhibition is divided into two parts. The first leads the visitor through depictions of amorous sculptures and paintings to little devotional graphics found on the way to various pilgrimage sites in and around Prague, from the pilgrim …
from 13. 12. 2017
to 11. 3. 2018
Czech Film Posters 1931–1948
Czech Film Posters 1931–1948
Exhibiton / Main Building
The exhibition will present a comprehensive selection of film posters from the rich collection of the City of Prague Museum. Visitors will be introduced to a unique poster form – a noodle, which became widespread with the emergence of …
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 …
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 …
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 …
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, …
from 9. 4. 2017
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 …
from 25. 4. 2017
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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