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Museum of Medieval Torture

Krizhovnicke namesti 194/1, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
+420 723 360 479
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Overrated but still worth a visit.

Visiting here is a good way to spend an hour. There are some interesting displays but I found the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sean K
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Canberra, Australia
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Interesting, but too litle to offer

It was moving experience. It made me think of things to come, as the Lord said. All that will be... read more

Reviewed 29 November 2017
Dudy D
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Palm Springs, California
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Krizhovnicke namesti 194/1, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting here is a good way to spend an hour. There are some interesting displays but I found the museum a bit overrated.

Thank Sean K
Reviewed 29 November 2017

It was moving experience. It made me think of things to come, as the Lord said. All that will be repeated, only worse. It does not take much time to visit, for it has just a few items, comparing with other museums. But I advise...More

Thank Dudy D
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We went here on a whim as we passed. It's cheep and there is a lot to see. It is mainly just machines but it is a real eye opener. It's over a few floors so be prepared to walk.

Thank James H
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This museum is interesting, but not amazing. The displays include many devices, but I am uncertain if these were actually used, or modern reproductions. Many images reproduced (relatively low quality) from postcards and books. The displays are divided on three floors, so you should be...More

Thank Joshua H
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

Special place. Worth visiting.. not expensive (you can by ticket for this museum and the wax one.) Located in the city center.

Thank 455ramym
Reviewed 14 August 2017

A very interesting museum, in several different languages, however no seats anywhere so can get quite tiring and feet will ache

Thank Piano P
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Went there coincidentally, as it was raining outside when I was standing in front of the Charles Bridge and from available options to spend next half hour, or so this place seemed to be mostly appealing. The whole display is spread over 3 levels, showing...More

Thank WalczakMarcin
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Save your money by not going here....what a waste of time...there is not much i can say about this museum becouse there is not much there to see

Thank Manonclarke
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Good way to kill half hour, or lose £5 worth of Czech Koruna. The museum has what it says on the tin, but this isn't something I'd recommend to anyone. The museum itself is dated, but maybe it's maintained in that way to add to...More

Thank TUMBO10
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This museum is so interesting. It was quite grusome, but the historical references were fabulous. A great way to spend a rainy day. Teenagers would love it

Thank shorthuntsville
Nearby
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighbourhoods in town represents
the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is
bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický
square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle
in the background, is probably the most beautiful
square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere
of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and
squares, and stone towers blend together with the
...More
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