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Old Town Square

| 110 00 Praha 1, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 745746632
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Located in the center of historic Prague, this lively square is surrounded by baroque buildings, vibrant cafes, street entertainers and craftspeople.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“astronomical clock” (1,661 reviews)
“old town” (776 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
| 110 00 Praha 1, Prague, Czech Republic
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
+420 745746632
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Full of people at most times of day. It's a great place to watch people. Lots of cafes around the area.

Thank Eva J
Reviewed 2 days ago

Such a great place for people watching! Great atmosphere, nice architecture and so many different people experiencing Prague!

Thank ncapanema
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place is bustling area of Prague, filled with restaurants bars & street performers. Keep an eye on your bag it's that busy. It's home to the Astronomical Clock who's building is currently undergoing renovations (like most of Prague). It's a great place to get...More

Thank Niki D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What an energising place, many different areas with multiple churches. An outstanding sight. a large spacious zone, very clean and tidy and each building has a story to tell.

Thank iceman_icestreet
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This huge square was and always is full of people. All ages, races and creeds. It is a magic place but you could loose someone in the crowds. Lots coffee shops restaurants bars gift shops nearby. A tip for travellers, avoid in July as the...More

Thank seamusmurphy
Reviewed 3 days ago

This square feels very cosy and is certainly a place you need to visit. After a long day we just sat there on a bench and just watched other tourists and the square itself. There was also some band playing traditional czech music (I guess)...More

Thank Dave K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A typical medieval town square full of nice cafes and restaurants. Very well preserved. Historucal buildimgs gran your attention at your first step. Architecture,huge and small statues and the clock, they all worth seeing. But it's also very crowded as expected.

Thank freckledborn
Reviewed 3 days ago

The square is a good place to leave before events. It does have a good place to seek tourist information is part of the heart of Prague Old Town

Thank Charles K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely square with lots of character and many interesting buildings to see and whilst the coffee shops offer a welcome break you will pay an eye watering price compared to any Czech area away from the tourism honey pots.

Thank Peter_wiwi
Reviewed 3 days ago

Anyone visiting Prague should visit the Old Town Square, it's simply amazing. So much happening and lots to look at. DON'T MISS IT.

Thank Trevor D
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
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20 April 2017|
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Response from Hezkia | Reviewed this property |
We walked with my older mother without any problem. I suggest you to walk easy and enjoy the view. Use the hotel's map or city may to navigate ( so that you would not need to see your smartphone all the time).
12 November 2016|
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Response from JuiTeoh | Reviewed this property |
during christmas, it is one of the most popular.
2 November 2016|
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Response from Nigel B | Reviewed this property |
Hi there it's very expensive in the centre stay away from there for accomadtion food and drink it's triple the price compared to side streets do your homework before you go,buy currency out there once so not to get bank... More