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National Gallery in Prague

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Huge modern art museum

This is a very short tram ride just outside the centre. We used No. 17 which stops just outside. We... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2012
Bristol, United Kingdom
Don't miss The Slav Epic

Even if you are not an art buff, you will be amazed by this exhibition of huge paintings which... read more

Reviewed 8 September 2012
John G
Girard, Kansas
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Reviewed 20 September 2012

This is a very short tram ride just outside the centre. We used No. 17 which stops just outside. We saw the Mucha exhibition on the ground floor and found the explanatory leaflet very useful.we didn't manage to explore all of the five floors. I...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2012

Even if you are not an art buff, you will be amazed by this exhibition of huge paintings which depict the history of the Slavic peoples.

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Reviewed 10 August 2012

One word of warning- the women at the ticket desk were quite rude and not helpful. We got a family ticket and one student ticket for three of us-total cost 340cz. (Although the first woman asked me for 480cz, but I think this was to...More

1  Thank ThornerDi
Reviewed 9 August 2012

The museum also has some important pieces and interesting banned art from soviet times, but most importantly it is now the home of the Slav Epic. 20 huge panels telling the history of the Slav people from Mucha's point of view. Amazing and worth the...More

1  Thank Gremily
Reviewed 18 July 2012

depending on the exposed .. one of the largest galleries in Prague

Thank Lesick
Reviewed 9 June 2012

an impressive display and an introduction for me to a whole array of artists whose work I had never seen before.The quality of the best work, whether painting, sculpture, glass work or design was world class and there seemed to me to be a particularly...More

Thank Anthony O
Reviewed 8 June 2012

In this out-of-the-way museum, the Czech Republic displays its collections of 19th-21st Century art, including a fine collection of Impressionist and post-Impressionist paintings and sculptures, important works of the Secessionists (Klimt, Schiele and Kokoschka) and the complete Slav Epic of Alphons Mucha - 20 huge...More

1  Thank NM_Traveler87544
Reviewed 8 June 2012

A great collection, well presented. A mix of paintings, design items, architecture, some of everything. Some classic and modern Czech, and some from many of the classic masters. It´s a large collection, you won´t leave wishing for more. My wife and I highly recommend, one...More

Thank awdolan
Reviewed 31 May 2012

There couldn't have been more than 30 people in the entire museum when I was there on a Sunday morning. Eclectic collection was most interesting, from Impressionist paintings to models of theater sets to architecture, glass, contemporary sculpture and more. A bit out of the...More

Thank Bergen202
Reviewed 31 May 2012

This museum wouldn't have appeared on my travel radar except for the publicity it was receiving in the Prague Post, (an excellent weekly resource for English speaking travelers), due to the Mucha exhibit which I did want to see. That exhibit was presented beautifully with...More

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Reem A
14 December 2017|
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Response from Dale47_11 | Reviewed this property |
The National Gallery is called Veletrzni Palac. It is definitely my favourite in Prague. It is home to some amazing paintings of the 19th, 20th and 21st centuries. I only found one Van Gogh "Green Corn". Lots of Gauguin... More
20 February 2017|
Response from Fcontrel | Reviewed this property |
i heard it is being repaired ... and it might still last a long time
14 April 2015|
Response from Ontheroadagain234 |
I just did it this morning. I'm actually sitting in the museum right now. You walk about 2 blocks to the Palladium shopping center and catch the number 6 tram (on the side of the shopping center). You go three stops. Get... More