St. Nicholas Church (Old Town)
(Czech: Kostel sv. Mikuláše na Starém městě)
#44 of 162 things to do in Prague
The Church of Saint Nicholas is a baroque and late-gothic church in the Old Town at Old Town Square. It was built between 1732-1737 by Kilián Ignaz Dientzenhofer on the site of a Gothic church from the 13th century.
Today the Czechoslovak Hussite Church uses the building is as a concert hall.
During the Prague uprising in 1945, the church was used by the Czech partisans as a concealed site for Radio Prague, as the main radio building was under attack by the Waffen-SS.
Old Town, Old Town Square - St. Nicholas Church, Prague
Suggested Duration: one hour trip