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Address: Veleslavinova 15, Pilsen 301 00, Czech Republic
Phone Number: +420 724 618 357
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Visit Pilsen Historical Underground - a labyrinth of passageways, cellars...

Visit Pilsen Historical Underground - a labyrinth of passageways, cellars and wells, the building of which began as early as in the 14th century and which have been an integral part of the city's past and present. Come and feel life down underground and unveil the secrets of its authentic niches and nooks. Tasting of the Master beer (for persons older than 18 only) is a part of the tour. Souvenirs can be purchased for you and your family and friends from the Gift Shop.Entrance from the Brewery Museum at Veleslavinova 6.

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When in Pilsen dont forget to look under the surface. The underground tour (starting at the brewery museum) is a must do. A plethora of tunnels stretch under Pilsens many square... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The tunnels above the city were once homes and streets. The museum does provide audio guides just in case the tour in your preferred language is not available. Exploring the tunnels below, you will also learn about what life was like, including diets, tools, and the class divide that existed. This is a cool tour, so if you love history,... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

The underground is very interesting to see. Plus you will get a free beer to the ticket. Moreover, if you buy the entrance to the beer museum, you will even get 25% discount and another beer.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The Underground tour is a must if you visit Pilsen. Our guide was very knowledgeable and also has a sense of humor - making learning the history of the place very enjoyable! We didn't realize there was so much going on there and all the historical anecdotes of how people lived back then. It was eye-opening and better than I... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

When in Pilsen dont forget to look under the surface. The underground tour (starting at the brewery museum) is a must do. A plethora of tunnels stretch under Pilsens many square. Relics going back to the middle ages have been unearthed. How they dug these tunnels by hand starting in the 14th century is amazing.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

I really enjoyed this tour. You have to go in a group - there are miles of tunnels so you could easily get lost otherwise. The tour lasted about an hour. The guide was excellent, really funny and with lots of information about why the tunnels were built and what they were used for. There's quite a lot of walking... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

The 1-hour underground tour was very interesting. You have to don a hard-hat, and I was glad because several times I hit my helmet on a low section of the tunnels. It was interesting hearing about how they were used during the Middle Ages and wars. At the end of the tour you get a free beer voucher – no... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The underground is a must visit in case you find yourself in Plzen. The tour was very educative and the guide tried to cover everything. We were lucky to have our guide a little bit tipsy so she kept us in a good mood. The roof is very low so watch out your head. Enjoy.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

lots of history and some entertainment. It has been a while I have been there but loved it. Recommend to anyone

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Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

It was fascinating to know that Plzen got an extensive network of underground tunnels for hundreds of years. Learning the history of the city was also enlightening. Be warned of the wet grounds and the occasional low ceiling that hit my head several times, luckily visitors were asked to wear protective helmets. The good thing was that we got free... More 

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Dominika L, Guest Relations Manager at Plzen Historical Underground, responded to this review

Dear Admiral, thank you for your review on Pilsen Historical Undeground. You write about the guide and her behaviour, please could you write us the date and time of your tour? We will try to investigate your case. Best regards, Dominika L More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016

The tour was educative with facts about the daily life of citizens of Pilsen during the medieval times. It was interesting and long just enough but there is really not much to see or anything special about this underground. On the other hand it is not that expensive and it's a good thing to do during the rain or extreme... More 

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