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Lublaňská 65 · interesting places nearby
Karel Vávra information
Handmade fiddles decorate the interior of this old-fashioned violin workshop where Karel and his assistants beaver away making and repairing these instruments in time-honoured fashion. Even if you are not in search of a custom-made violin, it’s worth a look just for the time-warp atmosphere.