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Jewish History and Old Town Walking Tour of Prague

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    What to Expect
    Meet your local guide at 1pm in the city center and get ready for an insider's look at Prague's Old Town and Jewish Quarter, also known as Josefov.

    As you head off on your small group walking tour of Prague´s historical highlights, listen as your guide recounts the stories concealed behind the house signs and statues of the Powder Tower, Municipal House, St.Nicholas Church, and Old Town Hall with its famous astronomical clock.

    Follow your guide into heart of the Old Town, the old Jewish Ghetto, and listen to fascinating stories about 10 centuries of Jewish life in the area, including the tales of Rabi Loew’s legendary monster Golem; details on Jewish habits and traditions, and the life and work of world-famous Prague-born Jewish writer Franz Kafka. Admire several synagogues, including the oldest still-active one in Europe, and the Jewish Town Hall located near the Old Cemetery.

    Be sure to ask any lingering questions before finishing your tour back in the city center 1.5 hours after you set out.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Křižovnické náměstí, Křižovnické nám., 110 00 Staré Město, Czechia
    Departure Time
    1:00 PM
    1h 30m
    Return Details
    Prague, Czechia
    • Professional guide
    • Small group tour
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 October 2018

    The spirit of this place is to be honored and cherished. We cannot really understand the journey of the Jews without having shared it. Seeing the generations of gravestones stacked up because they were given no more room, seeing the names of the exterminated loving...More

    Date of experience: November 2017
    Thank beemarsh2015
    Reviewed 14 September 2018

    Excellent guide - I came away with a very detailed view of the Jewish Quarter and the Old Town. I went back to see the sites in more detail after the tour. Friendly and knowledgable guide.

    Date of experience: September 2018
    Thank patricia k
    Reviewed 1 July 2018

    We signed up for this tour through TripMasters. Our did not show up, and did not contact us to let us know it was canceled. After waiting at the meeting point for 10 minutes, we contacted them. They told us the guide could not make...More

    Date of experience: June 2018
    2  Thank dewalker04
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