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Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock

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Powder Tower

Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock and Powder Tower are both rated highly by writers. On balance, Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock is preferred by most reviewers compared to Powder Tower. Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock comes in at 95 with positive reviews from 6 reviewers including Lonely Planet, Time Out and Frommer's.

Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock and Powder Tower are both rated highly by writers. On balance, Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock is preferred by most reviewers compared to Powder Tower. Old Town Hall and Astronomical Clock comes in at 95 with positive reviews from 6 reviewers including Lonely Planet, Time Out and Frommer's.

tripexpert score
97
#1 in Prague
location

Staromestske namesti 1, Prague 110 00 , Czech Republic

endorsements
  • 9 endorsements
  • 55

    Afar Magazine

    Installed in 1410, this magical landmark works still to this day. Full Review →

  • 6

    Fodor's Tick Choice

    This is a center of Prague life for tourists and locals alike. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 33

    Crowds congregate in front of Old Town Hall's Astronomical Clock (Orloj) to watch the glockenspiel spectacle that occurs hourly from 8am to 8pm. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet Tick Top Choice

    A hotchpotch of medieval buildings acquired piecemeal over the centuries, presided over by a tall Gothic tower with a splendid Astronomical Clock. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 55

    A powerful symbol of the magic of Prague, the clock represents the passing of time and life Full Review →

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84
#19 in Prague

náměstí Republiky 5, 110 00 Praha 1, Czech Republic

  • 6 endorsements
  • 55

    Afar Magazine

    Only if you are particularly resourceful that you can discover certain treats the city has to offer. Full Review →

  • 6

    Fodor's

    Used as storage space for gunpowder, this dark, imposing tower... offers a striking view of the Old Town and Prague Castle from the top. Full Review →

  • 1

    Frommer's 35

    The Old Town Powder Tower (as opposed to the Powder Tower in Prague Castle) was built in 1475 as one of the walled city's major gateways. Full Review →

  • 2

    Lonely Planet

    A passage to the north of St Vitus Cathedral leads to the Powder Tower, also called Mihulka, which was built in the 15th century as part of the castle’s defences. Full Review →

  • 11

    Michelin Guide 53

    An exhibition on the 2 nd floor presents the different towers in Prague, from the 12C to the TV tower. Full Review →

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