While this monument's massive functionalist structure has all the elegance of a nuclear power station, the interior is a spectacular...
Jan Žižka Statue
A colossal statue of Jan Žižka, a 15th-century Hussite general and hero of Czech history, was erected on top of Vítkov Hill in 1950,...
U Slovanské Lípy
A classic Žižkov pub, plain and unassuming in and out, ‘At the Linden Trees’ (the linden is a Czech and Slovak national emblem) is...
Part of a beautifully converted warehouse that now houses gleaming modern offices, Eska is a combined artisanal bakery and...
Karlín Studios information
Housed in a converted factory building, this complex of artists’ studios includes a public art gallery that showcases the best of Czech contemporary art, plus two small commercial galleries. This is the place to come and see what’s happening at the cutting edge of art in the city. (Access from Křižíkova street, via the car park behind the Vitra office building.)