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10 Sep 2018
“Great museum”
12 Sep 2015
“Quick visit to Karlovy Vary”
This small museum traces the history of Karlovy Vary through exhibits on local culture, industry and activities.
Nova louka 578/23, Karlovy Vary 360 01, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

This museum is amazing. It has 2 floors. 1st floor is dedicated to the history of city Karlovy Vary and the 2nd floor is about the history and nature of the Karlovarsky region. Both exhibitions are great. There are many interactive screens (in English and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2015

Karlovy Vary is well worth a visit if wanting to see a little more of the Czech Republic. However, we were only able to spend a weekend there, so were not able to visit the museum.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank brenda h
Reviewed 5 July 2015

If you enjoy reading and learning about new places, this museum does a great job. Has lots of local and regional information and artifacts and works up to more contemporary things. Staff were friendly and helpful if I had any questions.

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank V4ndy
Reviewed 16 January 2015

Great stop in one of the best towns in Europe. See the history of Karlovy Vary the town was founded in 1400 Century.

Date of experience: November 2014
1  Thank 2014DrG
Reviewed 15 August 2014

Nice set of well described items. It's mainly a museum of the town, showing its geology, nature and history. If someone is interested in Karlovy Vary itself (and read some history of it beforehand), it can be very interesting. I, however, warn you that all...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank PSJJJJ
Reviewed 5 August 2014

The only English writing was the price to get in.Really hoped to get some history of the town.Some interesting exhibits but absolutely nothing in English.

Date of experience: June 2014
4  Thank HollyFan
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Mostly ecology like stuffed birds labeled in Czech and very old history. A quick tour is all it takes.

Date of experience: April 2014
Thank TrinketTravels
Reviewed 20 July 2013

The museum may be small, but it is stuffed with artifacts. The lady at the ticket booth gave me a booklet in English that gave a general overview of each room and case. The detailed labels in the case are all in Czech--so I had...More

Date of experience: July 2013
Thank JoanPaulette
Reviewed 26 June 2013

This museum gives a very good perspective on the development of the area (aspect on porcelain was my favorite). Since there are a lot of Russian travelers to Karlovy Vary, I want to mention that on the second floor of the museum there is a...More

Date of experience: May 2013
Thank Larisa196
Reviewed 26 July 2012

I really appreciated the booklet I was handed in english which explained about the history of the region. There were some interesting pictures showing all the famous people that had visited the area, and some lovely exhibits of furniture, pottery, pewter etc.

Date of experience: July 2012
Thank lvttgeri
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