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National Cemetery

Vysehrad behind Sts.Peter & Paul Church, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 274 774 835
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Beautiful cemetery

It's possible to spend a very long time in this cemetery attached to the Basilica of St Peter and... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
justjans
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Traralgon, Australia
interesting place to visit

very beautiful and heart touching monuments of people important for the history of Praha and Czech... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Emi K
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Vysehrad behind Sts.Peter & Paul Church, Prague, Czech Republic
Praha 4
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+420 274 774 835
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

It's possible to spend a very long time in this cemetery attached to the Basilica of St Peter and St Paul as it's so very beautiful. I knew nothing about it when we visited but stumbled upon composer Dvorak's grave completely by accident. Many beautiful...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017

very beautiful and heart touching monuments of people important for the history of Praha and Czech Republic

Thank Emi K
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Located next to the main church at Vysehrad, this cemetery has a serene aura and lots of beautiful tombstones. When you visit Vysehrad, you should spend a few minutes to stroll through the cemetery.

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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Established in 1869 on the grounds of Vysehrad Castle. It is the final resting place of Czech famous history. The centerpiece of the cemetery is the Slavin tomb.

Thank Russ L
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Reviewed 8 October 2016

If you'll visit Vysehrad than you'll certainly stop also on National cemetery. Here you'll found very nice and great monuments of well known people. Peacefull place...

Thank andrej k
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Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Vyšehrad has always been one of my favourite spots in this wonderful city, and the National Cemetery ranks alongside it's more famous and bigger counterparts at Père Lachaise and Highgate! Here there is reverential tranquility and the visitor can see the final resting places of...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

A must visit if you have good weather during your stay in Prague. The cemetery is well taken care of and full of beautiful flowers. It's located in lovely Vysehrad where you can get great pictures over the river.

Thank lottamatilda
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

In the evening, come here a little uncomfortable. The cemetery is a cemetery. But here there are beautiful tombstones. You can walk along the paths between the tombs - viewing these works of art.

Thank 0gik
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Reviewed 12 March 2015

Located in Vysehrad, this cemetery is the final resting place of many composers, artists, sculptors, writers, scientists and politicians alike, the most notable of them being Antonín Dvořák and Bedřich Smetana.

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Reviewed 30 November 2014

There are a lot of headstones, and set very close to each other. It makes a very interesting stroll to see how ornate the markers are. There is a reference guide by the cathedral that shows where the marker is located. Numerous Notable famous names.

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