Old Town Hall Tower Tickets

Old Town Hall Tower Tickets - Read Before You Visit!

  • Old Town Hall ticket costs 250 CZK or 10 EUR per person.
  • The ticket to the Old Town Hall includes the Tower viewpoint, guided tour of the Town Hall interiors, and underground done by the Prague City Tourism Agency. To join the tour, you have to inform the Old Town Hall reception staff who will assign you to the convenient time slot.
  • When it comes to the Old Town Hall Tower, you can easily take the elevator to the top. However, there is often a line to enter the tower, so we recommend getting an electronic ticket for a specific time on the Prague Old Town Hall online shop. You will save 40 CZK and 30 minutes standing in the line!
  • We do not recommend buying a ticket to the Old Town Hall through resellers or other tour companies, as they frequently cannot guide you through interiors and underground.

A Brief History of the Old Town Hall Tower, Prague

Prague Old Town Hall is located on the Old Town Square, which is the heart of the Czech capital and the former Bohemian Kingdom. The Old Town Hall was established in 1338 by the Prague councilors and king John of Luxembourg, the father of famous Charles IV. The Tower of the Prague city hall was built in 1364, while the chapel with a Gothic bay window was added in 1381. The Astronomical Clock was finally installed in the tower in 1410 and was one of the last monuments of the Prague Golden Age. The Tower is 70 meters hight and has one of the most gorgeous views of Prague Old Town, Tyn Church, and Prague Castle.

 

Check out othet famous Prague towers: Powder Tower and the Old Town Bridge Tower.

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Author: Valeriia Zahradnikova and Vaclav Zahradnik, Prague guides certified by Prague City Tourism agency. Valeriia and Vaclav have worked in tourism for over 6 years and have guided thousands of Prague visitors.