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St. George's Basilica

Prazsky hrad, Prague 119 08, Czech Republic
221 714 444
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This medieval church is one of the architectural highlights of Prague.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good47%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Prazsky hrad, Prague 119 08, Czech Republic
Hradcany & Letna
221 714 444
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We attended a beautiful concert at St. George Basilica while in Prague. The concert was Mozart, Pachabel and Vilvaldi. Acoustics perfect. Seating comfortable. The church is simple and gorgeous. Going to the concert? No need for VIP seating. The venue is small, and the stage...More

Thank Marta Z
Reviewed 6 days ago

Founded in the early 900s, this is the oldest surviving church building inside Prague Castle. Very beautiful exterior facade and totally unexpected interior! We found it very contrasty to the opulent and massive St. Vitus cathedral. Totally worth stepping inside for half an hour or...More

Thank Destination360
Reviewed 6 days ago

I do not even compare this basilica to St.Vitus Cathedral, they are incomparable, but still I saw more beautiful basilicas. Outside it is better looking; inside you may see old frescos.

Thank Elena O
Reviewed 1 week ago

This building is a great photo opportunity thanks to its striking, clean facade and impressive architecture. As this building is found within the castle complex, no detour should be necessary to give this sight a visit.

Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

St-George’s Basilica is part of the Prague Castle complex. When planning to visit consider visiting other building in the complex. One of the oldest churches in the city. Founded in 920, the Basilica was rebuilt in 1142 after being damaged by fire. The façade current...More

Thank JLC-mtl2015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the religious structures found within the walls of the Prague Castle complex, the St George church was originally founded in about the 10th century. The existing structure is baroque from the 17th century and houses the national gallery in Prague. It has a...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

This small church could be easily missed. Very simple but really beautiful and interesting. You need to buy a ticket to get in.

Thank MTorre
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Some steps from the St. Vitus cathedral in the Hradzin you will find this church. It is a big difference of the two churches. St. George basilica is small and simple.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 19 July 2017

This small basilica is on Castle Hill. We went to an evening concert of Vivaldi's Four Seasons which was splendid and also much longer than what we've heard in the past. It's old and very plain.

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Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

This is a great contrast to the opulence St. Vitus Cathedral. Our guide book was just enough detail. What caught us by surprise were the excavation pictures and history at the exit. Everyone is passing right by, probably because almost all of it is in...More

Thank CreateSF
Hradcany & Letna
Your experience in Prague will never be complete if
you do not see it from the top. Hillsides, stretched
from the west to the north, provide spectacular views
of greenish copper cupolas, narrow cobblestone
streets, bridges connecting both river banks and green
gardens from red-roof tops of centuries-old houses.
Prague pulls you into its 1300 year old history.
Walking up the hill or stairs to Prague Castle, the
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16 August 2017|
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Response from nchammmer | Reviewed this property |
A circuit B ticket is quite wholesome unless you want to go to the exhibitions. Circuit B is very well priced. 250czk per person or 500czk per family. It's very with it is you are the slightest bit interested in history... More
22 April 2017|
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Response from Huyen N | Reviewed this property |
No, you can't. You've different admission fees. Check their website!
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Response from BeaBi | Reviewed this property |
I have never been at the concert. You can ask tourist office.