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Top Choice Museum in Holešovice

Veletržní Palác

The National Gallery's collection of 'Art of the 19th, 20th and 21st Centuries' is spread over four floors and is a strong contender for Prague's best museum. It has an unexpectedly rich collection of world masters,…
Top Choice Beer Garden in Holešovice

Letná Beer Garden

No accounting of watering holes in the neighbourhood would be complete without a nod towards the city’s best beer garden, with an amazing panorama, situated at the eastern end of the Letná Gardens. Buy a takeaway be…
Top Choice Museum in Holešovice

National Technical Museum

Prague’s most family-friendly museum got a high-tech renovation in 2012 and is a dazzling presentation of the country's industrial heritage. If that sounds dull, it's anything but. Start in the main hall, filled to …
Top Choice Club in Holešovice

Cross Club

An industrial club in every sense of the word: the setting in an industrial zone; the thumping music (both DJs and live acts); and the interior, an absolute must-see jumble of gadgets, shafts, cranks and pipes, many…
Park in Holešovice

Letná Gardens

Lovely Letná Gardens occupies a bluff over the Vltava River, north of the Old Town, and has postcard-perfect views out over the city, river and bridges. It’s ideal for walking, jogging and beer-drinking at a popular…
Czech in Holešovice

Letenský Zámeček

An upscale brasserie occupying the ground floor of a 19th-century chateau next to the Letná Beer Garden. It's open year-round but comes into its own from May to September, with the terrace open and the spires of the…
Vietnamese in Holešovice

Tràng An Restaurace

This low-key Vietnamese restaurant is the single best reason to trundle out to the sprawling Holešovická tržnice. Line up with everyone else at the counter and choose from a large picture menu on the wall. There's p…
Cafe in Holešovice

Phill's Twenty7

Stylish cafe in the industrialised eastern end of Holešovice, featuring excellent coffees – among them fragrant Vietnamese Trung Nguyen filtered coffees – homemade lemonades and chai. Also serves breakfasts (85Kč to…
Bar in Holešovice

Cobra

This all-purpose cafe, lunch spot and light-night bar has something for everyone: very good coffee and tea, hard-to-find microbrews and IPAs, and well-made cocktails, including a hard-to-pass-up 'Bloody Beet', made …
Club in Holešovice

Sasazu

One of the most popular dance clubs in the city, Sasazu attracts the fashionable elite and hangers-on in equal measure. If you’re into big dance floors and long lines (hint: go early), this is your place. Check the …