Powder Tower
Powder Tower
Powder Tower

Powder Tower

Top 1% of attractions in Prague
8 / 10

6 expert reviews

“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.”

– Frommer'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
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
Time Out
"The Powder Gate (or Tower) is a piece of late 15th-century flotsam, a lonely relic of the fortifications that used to ring the whole town." Full review
Afar Magazine
"Only if you are particularly resourceful that you can discover certain treats the city has to offer." Full review
Michelin Guide
1 Star
"An exhibition on the 2 nd floor presents the different towers in Prague, from the 12C to the TV tower." Full review
From the top there is a fine panorama over the city.

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