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St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral

Resslova 9, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 224 920 686
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This museum tells the story of brave Czech paratroopers who killed SS-Obergrupenführer Reinhard Heydrich in the Operation Anthropoid. Jan Kubiš and Josef Gabčík escaped to this church and the crypt under the church together with five more paratroopers and 20 days later they died here during fight against 700 Nazi soldiers.
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LOCATION
Resslova 9, Prague, Czech Republic
Nové Město (New Town)
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+420 224 920 686
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Reviewed 4 days ago

5 months ago, I was given a book. Operation daybreak. It sat at my bedside, unread, for about a month. Finally, with nothing left to read, I opened the pages and quickly became engrossed in one of the bravest and best stories of the war....More

1  Thank jimmyb0468
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It is a pity that not all the war facts are reflected on the text books. This is one of them that we should never forget.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you like to visit churches while away this is well worth a visit. We are not that religious but it had a very spiritual feeling inside with good posters explaining the history in a number of languages. No set charge to go in but...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This Church is easy to find if you walk down toward the water from the old town.turn left at the water and walk till you see a glass building turn up that road and on the left a couple of hundred metres ahead you will...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

A very moving and poignant museum telling the story of a group of brave Czech soldiers during the second world war. It is off the tourist trail but worth making the effort to visit. The museum is small but tells the story of Operation Anthropoid...More

Thank Diane G
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you know the association this has with WW2 and Operation Anthropoid (and you have an interest in such things) then this place should be on your tour plan.

Thank Rod G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is a deserved reverence maintained here, regarding the fate of a small group of the Czech resistance. The battle scars remain on the Church. Their actions changed the war. Honour and respect to all who were affected. This isn’t on the route for tour...More

1  Thank Mr_Blisters
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We couldn't wait to visit this place as we were fascinated by its history. Czech commandos who had parachuted in from England, Sgt. Jan Kubis and Sgt. Josef Gabchik, ambushed Reinhard Heydrich, the brutal SS Deputy Reich Protector of Bohemia and Moravia in what had...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is where the members of the resistance were found ended their lives when hunted down by the Germans in WWII. A bit eery but on the whole, an interesting place. Enjoy.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of thr reasons I visited Prague and I am so glad I visited St Cyril. I was suprised that I found it hard to find any flyers or trips that included the church as It is an amazing part of history

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4Seagull
10 March 2018|
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Response from Bigb67Scotland | Reviewed this property |
I think you're on the wrong thread, perhaps too much Czech beer.?
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Christine T
29 August 2015|
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Response from Martin G | Reviewed this property |
Just be aware it closes promptly at 5 pm so you really need to get there by 4 pm to give yourself time to see everything
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Brenda J
3 January 2015|
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Response from gordong997 | Reviewed this property |
Buy a transport ticket from the desk in the arrivals hall. Take bus 119 to Nadrazi Velaslavin, take the Metro into the City Centre. The one ticket once you validate it when you get on the bus will also cover you on metro and... More
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