While this monument's massive functionalist structure has all the elegance of a nuclear power station, the interior is a spectacular...
Prague City Museum
This excellent museum, opened in 1898, is devoted to the history of Prague from prehistoric times to the 20th century. Among the many...
St Procopius' Basilica
There was a chapel on this site way back in the early 12th century, when the church was connected to a Benedictine monastery. Although...
U Vystřeleného oka
You’ve got to love a pub that has vinyl pads on the wall above the gents’ urinals to rest your forehead on. ‘The Shot-Out Eye’ – the...
Indian by Nature
Prague's selection of Indian and Pakistani restaurants just keeps getting better, and this place – hidden away in a corner of Karlín –...
U památníku 2 · interesting places nearby
Army Museum information
On the way up Žižkov Hill you will find this grim-looking barracks of a museum, with a rusting T34 tank parked outside. It's for military enthusiasts only, with exhibits on the history of the Czechoslovak Army and resistance movement from 1918 to 1945, including a small display of personal effects of one of the paratroopers who took part in the 1942 assasination of Reichsprotektor Reinhard Heydrich.