House at the Three Fiddles

Malá Strana

This Gothic building reconstructed in Renaissance style during the 17th century once belonged to a family of violin makers.

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Nearby Malá Strana attractions

1. St John of Nepomuk House

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Built in 1566, the St John of Nepomuk house is adorned with the image of one of Bohemia’s patron saints.

2. Museum Montanelli

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Tourists, drawn in by an attractive cafe and bookshop, rub shoulders with connoisseurs of the Czech art world in this private gallery. Having rapidly…

4. St Nicholas Church

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Malá Strana is dominated by the huge green cupola of St Nicholas Church, one of Central Europe’s finest baroque buildings. (Don’t confuse it with the…

5. South Gardens

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This terrace garden offers superb views across the rooftops of Malá Strana and permits a peek into the back garden of the British embassy. There are…

6. Smiřický Palace


On 22 May 1618 Czech nobles gathered at the Smiřický Palace to plot a rebellion against their Habsburg rulers. The next day they flung two Habsburg…

7. Nerudova


Following the tourist crowds downhill from the castle via Ke Hradu, you will arrive at Nerudova, architecturally the most important street in Malá Strana …

8. St Nicholas Church Bell Tower

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During the communist era, the bell tower of St Nicholas Church was used to spy on the nearby American embassy – on the way up you can still see a small,…