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Prague Destination Guide

Explore Prague in Czech Republic.

Prague in the region of Hlavní Mesto Praha with it's 1,165,581 inhabitants is a town in Czech Republic and is the capital of this country.

Map of the area of Prague in Czech Republic

Current time in Prague is now 05:26 PM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Prague" with an UTC offset of 1 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Munich, Dresden, Berlin, Bratislava, Vrane nad Vltavou or Bydgoszcz. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.

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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

22°C / 71 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Night Temperature 11°C / 51 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 55%
Air Pressure 985.7 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 24th of August 2017
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.
Scattered clouds Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)
Friday, 25th of August 2017
Moderate rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Moderate rain Day: 21°C (69 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)
Saturday, 26th of August 2017
Light rain, light breeze, few clouds.
Light rain Day: 27°C (80 °F)
Night: 17°C (62 °F)


Prague - Czech Republic

05:19 min ( February 17, 2010 by adventureRecords)
Views: 5,193 - Rating: 5/5 Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic, also known as the Heart of Europe, the Magical City, the Golden City, the City of a Hundred Spires and the Paris of the East. The cit...

Prague Czech Republic: City of Music

02:14 min ( June 06, 2009 by RickSteves)
Views: 21,687 - Rating: 4.7037/5

Prague has long been a Mecca for musicians, and today there's music everywhere. Box offices sell tickets to theater, opera, jazz and classical performances. Tickets are cheap, and the venues are elega...

Prague - An Over Hyped Astronomical Cloc...

01:16 min ( November 29, 2007 by ihavebeenseen)
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This is from our 2006 Eastern European RV Trip.

Pension Corto video Prague - Budgetplac...

01:00 min ( June 17, 2010 by Budgetplaces)
Views: 5,212 - Rating: 0/5 The 3 star Pension Corto is located in the heart of the city centre, right near the best sites in Prague, from Wenceslas Square through the Old Town Square to the Charles Bridge. ...

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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Prague during the next days.


Beethoven & Mozart: Municipal House

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Best Of The Classics In Prague

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Jazz Concert & Dinner

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Play-off Round: Slavia Prague Vs APOEL FC, UEFA Champions League

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Slavia Praha Vs. Apoel Nicosia Qualifying Playoff Round

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Nicolas Jaar (US)

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The Best Of Mozart & Dvořák

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The Magic Flute: National Marionette Theatre

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Vivaldi's Four Seasons & Sarasate's Gypsy Airs

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Interesting facts about this location

Old New Synagogue

The Old New Synagogue situated in Josefov, Prague, is Europe's oldest active synagogue with the Scolanova Synagogue in Italy. It is also the oldest surviving medieval synagogue of twin nave design. Completed in 1270 in gothic style, it was one of Prague's first gothic buildings. A still older Prague synagogue, known as the Old Synagogue, was demolished in 1867 and replaced by the Spanish Synagogue.

More reading: Old New Synagogue homepage
Located at 50.09, 14.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:13th-century synagogues, Gothic architecture in the Czech Republic, Gothic synagogues, Medieval synagogues, National Cultural Monuments of the Czech Republic, Synagogues in Prague


Josefov (also Jewish quarter; German: Josefstadt) is a town quarter and the smallest cadastral area of Prague, Czech Republic, formerly the Jewish ghetto of the town. It is completely surrounded by Old Town. The quarter is often represented by the flag of Prague's Jewish community, a yellow Magen David on a red field.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.09, 14.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Districts of Prague, Historic Jewish communities, Jewish Czech history, Jewish communities, Jewish ghettos in Europe, Visitor attractions in Prague


The Clementinum is a historic complex of buildings in Prague. Until recently the complex hosted the National, University and Technical libraries, the City Library also being located nearby on Mariánské Náměstí. The Technical library and the Municipal library have moved to the Prague National Technical Library at Technická 6 since 2009. It is currently in use as the National Library of the Czech Republic. In 2005 the Czech National Library received the UNESCO Jikji prize (Memory of the World).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.09, 14.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1781 establishments, Buildings and structures in Prague, Culture in Prague, Deposit libraries, Education in Prague, National Cultural Monuments of the Czech Republic, National libraries, Visitor attractions in Prague

Estates Theatre

The Estates Theatre or Stavovské divadlo is a historic theatre in Prague, Czech Republic. The Estates Theatre was annexed to the National Theatre in 1948 and currently draws on three artistic ensembles, opera, ballet, and drama, which perform at the Estates Theatre, the National Theatre (Národní divadlo), and the Kolowrat Theatre (Divadlo Kolowrat).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.09, 14.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1783 establishments, House of Nostitz-Rieneck, Music venues in Prague, National Cultural Monuments of the Czech Republic, Opera houses in the Czech Republic, Theatres in Prague

Prague Astronomical Clock

The Prague Astronomical Clock, or Prague Orloj, is a medieval astronomical clock located in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic. The clock was first installed in 1410, making it the third-oldest astronomical clock in the world and the oldest one still working. Video about ceremony every hour.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 50.09, 14.42 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Astronomical clocks, Buildings and structures in Prague, Clock towers, History of astrology, History of astronomy, Horology, Tourism in Prague, Towers completed in the 15th century, Visitor attractions in Prague

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