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Medieval religious building where Jan Hus, the reformer used to preach..
Medieval religious building where Jan Hus, the reformer used to preach.
Betlémské náměstí 255/4, Prague-Praha, Czech Republic
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Historic complex of Baroque buildings, including the Library Hall, Mirror Chapel and Astronomical Tower
Traditional Czech microbrewery and beer hall dating back to 1466
On the left wall before the entrance is a plaque detailing conservation efforts (which cost 1 million crowns per year)
Inside the front door of the Pinkas Synagogue, inscribed in tiny red and black letters on almost every square inch of wallspace are the names of 77,297 Jews who were killed in the war
The Astronomical Clock located on a side tower of the Old Town Hall (reasonably enough, on Old Town Square) is easy to find - just wait until a few minutes before the hour and look for a large group of tourists standing around waiting for something to happen! It also one of the most popular gathering places in Prague
Jewish quarter of Prague
The name sounds strange for a building from the 13th century but it was originally just 'New' to distinguish it from an even older synagogue
The Old Town Square is the center of Prague's eventful history, dating back to the 12th century when it started out as the central marketplace