St Bartholomew Church
Gigantic Gothic St Bartholomew Church looms over the surrounding facades from the centre of náměstí Republiky. Ask at the City...
The Great Synagogue, west of the Old Town, is the third-largest in the world – only those in Jerusalem and Budapest are bigger. It was...
Music Bar Anděl
By day a cool, hip cafe, the Anděl is transformed after dark into a rocking live-music venue featuring the best of touring Czech bands...
Sure, it's a pub – remember you're in Plzeň now – but it's also more refined and has more interesting food than many other places. Try...
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Puppet Museum information
Plzeň's museum of marionettes and puppetry is well done and certainly worth a look in, especially if you're traveling with younger children. The exhibits are understandably heavy on Czech puppet tradition, but there's ample signage in English and even some impromptu puppet performances on hand to keep young ones interested.