Wallenstein Palace Gardens
Wallenstein Palace Gardens
4.5
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Monday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thursday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sunday
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
About
Located on the grounds of the magnificent Waldstein Palace, this elegant 17th-century garden is designed in the baroque style with classical bronze statues and gurgling fountains.
Duration: 1-2 hours
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The area
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Neighbourhood: Malá Strana (Little Quarter)
Malá Strana is one of the oldest and the most beautiful neighbourhoods in the city. Nestled underneath Prague Castle it was once a part of the Kings route taken by future kings on their way to coronation - originating in the Old Town, crossing Charles Bridge and leading to Saint Vitus Cathedral. Cobblestone streets are lined with picturesque medieval houses, remarkable palaces, churches, kitsch shops and restaurants. Do not hesitate to turn a corner into any narrow street. You will suddenly find yourself in a calm and charming neighbourhood full of hidden gardens, parks with peacocks, fruit trees and ponds. As the neighbourhood is a home to Czech Parliament and many ministries, you can also run into well-dressed officials. If you are thirsty or hungry, it is the right place to be. Restaurants offer delicious traditional food and of course, the best Czech beers.
How to get there
  • Lesser • 3 min walk
  • Old Town • 8 min walk
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  • Justin W
    Hasbrouck Heights, New Jersey3,712 contributions
    Walked through the gardens on the end of the tour of the Palace complex
    The Wallenstein Gardens are a nice place of quiet and beauty after the end of a long tour through the Prague Palace complex. The beautifully landscaped gardens are full of fountains and statuary that is fun to admire while you are relaxing amongst the paths of flowers and bushes. It is a nice place to just sit and admire its beauty.
    Visited June 2023
    Travelled on business
    Written 26 June 2023
  • GAR
    221 contributions
    Peaceful
    Despite the fact that the garden was relatively busy, I enjoyed a very peaceful visit here. The gardens are very well kept, I found them to be very calming. There are plenty of places to sit here to soak it up. And the entrance is free which is a bonus
    Visited May 2023
    Travelled solo
    Written 14 August 2023
  • Lisa W
    Wichita Falls, Texas959 contributions
    So beautiful and peaceful
    These gardens are so beautiful and peaceful. It is almost like going to a botanical garden and a zoo. We saw many different plants, along with peacocks and owls. We saw the white peacock but not up close. This is a must see if in Prague.
    Visited October 2023
    Travelled as a couple
    Written 11 October 2023
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Ruth G
Leeds, UK41 contributions
Nov 2023 • Couples
Closed? Wanted to visit here but it seemed closed. The website said open but we went twice with no luck.
Written 18 November 2023
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Lisa W
Wichita Falls, TX959 contributions
Oct 2023 • Couples
These gardens are so beautiful and peaceful. It is almost like going to a botanical garden and a zoo. We saw many different plants, along with peacocks and owls. We saw the white peacock but not up close. This is a must see if in Prague.
Written 11 October 2023
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GAR
221 contributions
May 2023 • Solo
Despite the fact that the garden was relatively busy, I enjoyed a very peaceful visit here. The gardens are very well kept, I found them to be very calming. There are plenty of places to sit here to soak it up. And the entrance is free which is a bonus
Written 14 August 2023
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TrailBlazer540636
7 contributions
Jul 2023 • Couples
What a beautiful place. It would’ve been so easy to spend hours in these gardens. Very tranquil, relaxing and exquisite.
Written 20 July 2023
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Justin W
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ3,712 contributions
Jun 2023 • Business
The Wallenstein Gardens are a nice place of quiet and beauty after the end of a long tour through the Prague Palace complex. The beautifully landscaped gardens are full of fountains and statuary that is fun to admire while you are relaxing amongst the paths of flowers and bushes. It is a nice place to just sit and admire its beauty.
Written 26 June 2023
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143debram
Tweed Heads, Australia875 contributions
Jun 2023 • Friends
Beautiful and peaceful place in the middle of Prague. Very easy to walk past and not know what is in there. So stick your head in and go for a walk.
Written 14 June 2023
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Donna C
Tucson, AZ20 contributions
Apr 2023 • Friends
Beautiful with live peacocks a big pond, nice gardens and statues. There is also a grotto and 5 of the biggest owls found in Czech Republic
Written 21 April 2023
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DuncanTCH
East Greenbush, NY1,272 contributions
Aug 2022
Our tour guide, after a longer morning touring around the Prague Castle, took us off to the side to the Wallenstein Palace Gardens so that we could sit, relax and enjoy the surroundings. It was the perfect place to rechange our batteries…and based upon the number of locals enjoying their lunches there, obviously an exceptionally popular spot with the locals. The gardens were beautiful with wonderful water features and carved walls (to look like random carvings, but actually contain hidden images). And the gardens were exceptionally well maintained.
Written 11 November 2022
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Tim G
Winter Park, FL22 contributions
Oct 2022
My favorite part of Wallenstein Palace Gardens is the Grotto Wall and the adjacent eagle owl aviary. I had been there before but wanted my wife to experience it as well. Unfortunately, it started to rain so this was all we were able to see. Our main purpose was achieved but it would have been nice to spend more time there.
Written 2 November 2022
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vineeta a
Alexandria, VA6 contributions
Sept 2022
One of the best-kept secrets in Prague, the gardens are a wonderful respite from the crowds, and a place to contemplate, read a book, or just walk and enjoy the peacocks, the koi in the pond, and if you're lucky you may even hear a concert in front of the senate building, which used to be part of the Wallenstein palace. You can wander about the gardens for hours. And all for free.
Written 24 September 2022
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