rssnews rssnews http://www.prazskeveze.cz//rss/ cs Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037685 Old Town Bridge Tower info@prazskeveze.cz We have discovered 14th century roof frames. Nobody had an idea of their existence   Pre-Hussite roof frames are very rare in our country. This is why the discovery of the original 14th century roof trusses in the Old Town Bridge Tower caused a small sensation among preservationists. So far, it had been thought that the old roof frames from this tower had fallen prey to the Swedish siege at the end of Thirty Years’ War. Thanks to our care, these historical and unique roof trusses will again be opened for the public. The timber is more than 660 years old. ... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037659 Powder tower info@prazskeveze.cz Weapons Through the Centuries   The historical premises of the Powder Tower turn into a place where tradition and craft intertwine with modern needs of the film industry. Inside the Tower, the visitor can find a world which might remind him of exhibitions known from many castles and strongholds. Yet, something special can be smelled in the air. This is because all weapons and armours displayed here featured in Hollywood or international films.   Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404036375 The original sewerage below the Old Town City Hall now opened for public! info@prazskeveze.cz In the depth of 7 m below the Old Town Square you can find a unique technical landmark – central sewer junction point to which three minor waste water drainage pipes are flowing from Michalská, Melantrichova Street and from Železná and Celetná Street. You can enter this sewerage junction through an iron gate placed under the Old Town Astronomical Clock, right next to the main entrance to the City Hall. Here you can newly buy tickets to the City Hall Tower and for the tour around the Halls which were only sold on the 3rd floor until recent time. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404036353 Old Town Bridge Tower belongs to Charles IV! info@prazskeveze.cz Exhibition on the 2nd floor will reveal more about the most famous period of the Czech history when Prague became Europe’s largest city of that time. You will meet the most prominent personalities and will see the deeds of Charles IV who is rightly called the “Father of the Nation” and whose ideas and thinking serve Prague to this date. Return back to the times of Charles IV, the golden age of our history. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404036357 Warm up with history! info@prazskeveze.cz Do you wish to experience a romantic view of snow-covered Prague or the Prague Castle panorama dusted by snow flakes? This year for the very first time, all of the 7 Prague Towers will be opened throughout the winter period! You will find the opening hours on the information boards at each Tower. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404036346 Powder Tower hosts a new exhibition! info@prazskeveze.cz Become a direct partaker in the Hussite wars. In the new exhibition displayed at Powder Tower you will meet personalities such as Jan Žižka or Zikmund Lucemburský and you will witness Jan Hus being burnt at stake. Learn more about the Hussite period which formed the history of Europe. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037032 Our exhibitions info@prazskeveze.cz This exhibition dedicated to the Hussite movement in Prague now in the Gothic surroundings of Powder Gate. The observation of former State Security Prague visitors have a chance to see the Lesser Town throug the eyes of secret agents. After an extensive reconstruction, a former State Security observation station in Lesser Town`s St. Nicholas ... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037038 Wedding Offer info@prazskeveze.cz Are you dreaming about an unconventional location for your wedding? Are you tempted by something uncommon? Now, you have the opportunity to take advantage of our historical premises in the centre of Prague for your event and take advantage of the great views of the city of hundred spires and provide an unforgettable experience for yourself, your family and guests. Prague Towers are ready to accommodate your requirements about catering, decoration and music. For more information contact Jiri Bartak at 724 706 941 or j.bartak@m2c.eu . Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037524 Mirror Labyrinth on Petřín Hill info@prazskeveze.cz The Mirror Labyrinth on Petřín Hill will be closed for public from December 1st 2011 to December 16th 2011 due to renovation.   Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037216 Sunrise at Petrin observation info@prazskeveze.cz Sunrise at Petrin observation – Prague spires offers visitors a new opportunity to enjoy the view of the sun rising above Prague, including breakfast in the Petřín observation tower itself. We are preparing the first tour for Saturday 17 April 2010 at 5:30 am. Those interested can apply to the address j.bartak@abl.eu. The time of the beginning of the tour shall be specified. Tickets can be purchased at all Prague spires except for the Old Town Hall from Monday 12 April 2010. Price for tours with breakfast: Continental package (A): (coffee or tea, juice, croissant, chocolate croissant) – CZK 230 Cold breakfast (B): (coffee or ... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037217 Ghost tours info@prazskeveze.cz GHOST TOURS is fun and exciting, a unique experience which all ages can enjoy Days: daily Time: 7 pm / 9 pm Duration: 90 min. Price: 350 CZK for adults, 300 CZK for students and seniors Information: www.mcgeesghosttours.com GHOSTS AND LEGENDS OF OLD TOWN AND PRAGUE UNDERGROUND An ancient city, Prague is known for its beauty, but there is another town that lurks below. Here, the eye beholds the world of darkness, death, and shadows. Trek through tunnels and turn the corner: suddenly you come upon chambers that once were dungeons and probable settings for torture. Travel further and you will hear the stories about assassination ... Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037726 Lesser Town Bridge Tower info@prazskeveze.cz For technical reasons, the tower is closed to the January 20, 2013. Thank you for your understanding. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:07:48 GMT http://www.prazskeveze.cz/index.php?id_document=1404037698 New exhibition - Petřín observation tower info@prazskeveze.cz New exhibition - Petřín observation tower   On March 30th, 2012, in the basement areas of the Petrin Observation Tower a new interactive exhibition will be opened under the title “The Phenomenon of Igratchek”. The exhibition will please not only children, but also their parents and grandparents. Apart from the Mirror Maze at Petrin, the visitors will thus have a new destination for their tourist trips and, perhaps, also a new place to awaken their memories. You can come and see the famous toy figures of this unique Czech brand by at least February 28th, 2013, without any charge. The exhibition offers an ...