Plzeň's museum of marionettes and puppetry is well done and certainly worth a look in, especially if you're traveling with younger...
St Bartholomew Church
Gigantic Gothic St Bartholomew Church looms over the surrounding facades from the centre of náměstí Republiky. Ask at the City...
Patton Memorial Pilsen
The Patton Memorial details the liberation of Plzeň in May 1945 by the American army, under General George S Patton. Especially poignant...
JK Tyla Theatre
Plzeň's main theatre stages regular Czech-language performances, as well as a mix of ballet, opera and classical music. Check the...
This casual restaurant specialises in organic and healthy foods, including many vegetarian entrees such as quesadillas with spinach,...
sady Pětatřicátníků 11 · interesting places nearby
Great Synagogue information
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 built in the Moorish style in 1892 by the 2000 Jews who lived in Plzeň at the time. The building is now used for concerts and art exhibitions.