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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.

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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.

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Old Town, Old Town Square - St. Nicholas Church, Prague

Suggested Duration: one hour trip

Getting there
Staroměstská (Prague Metro LINE A) 171 m
Můstek (Prague Metro LINE A,B) 318 m
Public Toilets nearby: 62 m
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