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May 2017
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 …
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
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
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
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 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 …
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