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National Museum

The National Museum is the largest museum in the Czech Republic. It covers a range of disciplines and collecting fields from the natural sciences to specialized areas of the social sciences. It brings together collections of materials documenting the development of nature, and the history and prehistory of both Czech and foreign origins. The museum’s exhibits are located in a number of buildings around Prague. The National Museum also organizes a range of cultural and educational programs.

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  • From May 1, 2019, you can buy a 5-day pass allowing you free entry to 9 Prague National Museum buildings – Historical Building of the National Museum, New Building of the National Museum, Naprstek Museum of Asian, African and American Cultures, Czech Museum of Music, Ethnographic Museum, National Monument at Vítkov, National Museum Lapidarium, Antonín Dvořák Museum, Bedřich Smetana Museum). The ticket costs CZK 260 (a reduced ticket CZK 170, a family ticket CZK 440). 
  • From May 1, 2019 the fountain in front of the Historical Building of the National Museum shine with colours every day from 9 p.m. The three-minute sequence will be displayed at half-hour intervals through the end of October. 


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  • National Museum
  • Václavské náměstí 68
  • 115 79 Praha 1- Nové Město
  • +420224497111

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Information source: Národní muzeum