Calendar

Show:
April 2017
from 9. 3. 2017
to 28. 5. 2017
The reconstruction and restoration of the Villa Müller, 1997–2000
The reconstruction and restoration of the Villa Müller, 1997–2000
Exhibiton / Study and Documentation Centre Norbertov
With respect to the value of the Villa Müller, enhanced by the original architectural concept of the spatial layout – ‘raumplan’ – and the original furnishing which survived in the interior, this exhibition is …
from 20. 3. 2017
to 30. 6. 2017
Oldřich Nový – A Life between Film and Theatre
Oldřich Nový – A Life between Film and Theatre
Exhibiton / Main Building
The exhibition seeks to introduce one of the greatest and most talented actors to have appeared in our lands. Oldřich Nový (7 August 1899 – 15 March 1983) not only was a cabaret, dramatic, operetta, and film actor, but he also …
TODAY
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 …
TODAY
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 …
from 15. 3. 2017
to 4. 6. 2017
Prague Vedute of the 18th Century
Prague Vedute of the 18th Century
Exhibiton / Main Building
The curators of the City of Prague Museum and the Prague City Archives have been preparing the exhibition Prague Vedute of the 18th Century for several years. The exhibition presents 18th century prints of Prague which are deposited in Czech …
from 15. 3. 2017
to 4. 6. 2017
Printing Plates for Journeyman Certificates from the Collection of the City of Prague Museum
Printing Plates for Journeyman Certificates from the Collection of the City of Prague Museum
Exhibiton / Main Building
As part of the exhibition Prague Vedute of the 18th Century, we present a unique collection of copper plates used for the printing of journeyman certificates of the Prague guilds of the second half of the 18th and early 19th centuries. The …
from 26. 4. 2017
to 15. 10. 2017
First Scream, First Cry… from the neighbourly assistance to the institutionalised midwifery in Prague and its vicinity
First Scream, First Cry… from the neighbourly assistance to the institutionalised midwifery in Prague and its vicinity
Exhibiton / Main Building
The exhibition brings focus to the history of attendance at birth, from individual care to the foundation of medical delivery institutions in Prague. The greatest accent is put on the period between the 2nd half of the 18th and the 1st half …
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 …
from 8. 6. 2016
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 …
from 7. 12. 2016
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 …
from 13. 12. 2016
Prague of Charles IV - A Grandiose Building Site in Europe
Prague of Charles IV - A Grandiose Building Site in Europe
Displays / House at the Golden Ring
Main emphasis is laid on the rule of Charles IV and the House of Luxembourg. It is the first stage of the newly devised exhibition which will present Prague in the Luxembourg era and the life in the overall medieval context. The comprehensive …
from 13. 12. 2016
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 …
TODAY
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 …
May 2017
from 9. 3. 2017
to 28. 5. 2017
The reconstruction and restoration of the Villa Müller, 1997–2000
The reconstruction and restoration of the Villa Müller, 1997–2000
Exhibiton / Study and Documentation Centre Norbertov
With respect to the value of the Villa Müller, enhanced by the original architectural concept of the spatial layout – ‘raumplan’ – and the original furnishing which survived in the interior, this exhibition is …
1. 5. 2017
Day with Mácha 2017
Day with Mácha 2017
Programs / Prague Towers
On 1 May 2017, an outdoor programme for those who come to Petřín to kiss their love will be prepared near the Petřín Observation Tower (11am–5 pm). This Czech custom which is based on the literary tradition and work of the poet …
from 20. 3. 2017
to 30. 6. 2017
Oldřich Nový – A Life between Film and Theatre
Oldřich Nový – A Life between Film and Theatre
Exhibiton / Main Building
The exhibition seeks to introduce one of the greatest and most talented actors to have appeared in our lands. Oldřich Nový (7 August 1899 – 15 March 1983) not only was a cabaret, dramatic, operetta, and film actor, but he also …
from 13. 5. 2017
to 14. 5. 2017
Flower Market
Flower Market
Programs / Ctěnice Chateau
The Midsummer Flower Market will take place at the Ctěnice Chateau. The Ctěnice Garden Centre will introduce a collection of perennial plants while specialised schools will offer balcony and annual plants. In addition to flowers, visitors …
from 2. 5. 2017
to 30. 5. 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 …
from 4. 5. 2017
to 30. 5. 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 15. 3. 2017
to 4. 6. 2017
Prague Vedute of the 18th Century
Prague Vedute of the 18th Century
Exhibiton / Main Building
The curators of the City of Prague Museum and the Prague City Archives have been preparing the exhibition Prague Vedute of the 18th Century for several years. The exhibition presents 18th century prints of Prague which are deposited in Czech …
from 15. 3. 2017
to 4. 6. 2017
Printing Plates for Journeyman Certificates from the Collection of the City of Prague Museum
Printing Plates for Journeyman Certificates from the Collection of the City of Prague Museum
Exhibiton / Main Building
As part of the exhibition Prague Vedute of the 18th Century, we present a unique collection of copper plates used for the printing of journeyman certificates of the Prague guilds of the second half of the 18th and early 19th centuries. The …
from 26. 4. 2017
to 15. 10. 2017
First Scream, First Cry… from the neighbourly assistance to the institutionalised midwifery in Prague and its vicinity
First Scream, First Cry… from the neighbourly assistance to the institutionalised midwifery in Prague and its vicinity
Exhibiton / Main Building
The exhibition brings focus to the history of attendance at birth, from individual care to the foundation of medical delivery institutions in Prague. The greatest accent is put on the period between the 2nd half of the 18th and the 1st half …
from 14. 5. 2017
to 1. 10. 2017
Art Forged in Iron / Blacksmith’s and Locksmith’s Art in the Collections of the City of Prague Museum
Art Forged in Iron / Blacksmith’s and Locksmith’s Art in the Collections of the City of Prague Museum
Exhibiton / Ctěnice Chateau
The City of Prague Museum’s collection of locks and ironwork was established shortly after the museum’s foundation; today it comprises up to 1,350 items. The first part of the blacksmith and locksmith art exhibition will …
from 17. 5. 2017
to 29. 10. 2017
From a Thread to a Shirt / Medieval Textile Production and Dyeing in Prague
From a Thread to a Shirt / Medieval Textile Production and Dyeing in Prague
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 …
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 …
from 8. 6. 2016
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 …
from 7. 12. 2016
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 …
from 13. 12. 2016
Prague of Charles IV - A Grandiose Building Site in Europe
Prague of Charles IV - A Grandiose Building Site in Europe
Displays / House at the Golden Ring
Main emphasis is laid on the rule of Charles IV and the House of Luxembourg. It is the first stage of the newly devised exhibition which will present Prague in the Luxembourg era and the life in the overall medieval context. The comprehensive …
from 13. 12. 2016
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 …
TODAY
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 …
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