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Karlín Musical Theatre (Hudební divadlo Karlín)

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The third oldest theatre in Prague opened 15 days after the National Theatre fire in 1881. From its early days as a circus arena where magic, circus and "midget shows" were held, the theatre has grown into a renowned venue for musicals and operettas. The Karlín Musical Theatre boasts the largest historic theatre for nearly 1,000 people.

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Box office opening hours:

  • Mon – Fri 9am – 1.30pm and 2pm – 7pm
  • Sat – Sun 2 hours prior to the beginning of the play

Ticket booking: on-line  via Ticket Art and Ticketportal.

There is a theatre café and restaurant.

English subtitles available for any performance.

In 2016/17 and till the end of the State Opera´s reparations, the Karlín Musical Theatre is used as a venue of the National Theatre for ballet and opera performances.

Information about tickets for National Theatre´s performances: +420 224 901448 and

National Theatre´s box office in the Musical Theatre Karlín - opening hours:

  • Mon – Fri 9am – 1.30pm and 2pm – 7pm
  • Sat – Sun 2 hours prior to the beginning of the play

Capacity: 921 seats



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  • Karlín Musical Theatre (Hudební divadlo Karlín)
  • Křižíkova 10
  • 186 00 Praha 8
  • +420221868666
  • +420736621155


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