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Address: Prokesovo Namesti 1803/8, Ostrava, Czech Republic
Phone Number: 599 443 096
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8:00 am - 11:30 am
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon 8:00 am - 11:30 am
12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed - Thu 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Thu 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Description: At 86 meters, the tower offers sweeping views of the Ostrava basin, the...
At 86 meters, the tower offers sweeping views of the Ostrava basin, the mountains of Beskydv to the south, the Jesenisky mountains to the west and the Upper Silesian plateau to the east.
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The best beginning of the tour via Ostrava

To anybody, who would like to visit Ostrava, view from the tower could be a key feature, which helps a lot in orientation and understanding Citi Patern (for example new river bank... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 20, 2015
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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

To anybody, who would like to visit Ostrava, view from the tower could be a key feature, which helps a lot in orientation and understanding Citi Patern (for example new river bank walkways, or excellent "industrial" technology park - Dolní oblast Vítkovic (http://www.dolnioblastvitkovice.cz/default/index/index/lang/en/site/56). Ivan Javorsky

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Everybody wil be surprised, that Ostrava is very green town :-). Crooked river, hills in the distance...Industry areas, churches...

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Montclair, New Jersey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

'Soviet era' is the term that best captures Ostrava's architecture in many places, including City Hall. (On the other hand, the Poruba neighborhood is an amazing and beautiful example of urban design with French influences.) The tower does give a good view of Ostrava and surroundings.

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Perfect view of the city and its suburs. Not more than 30 minutes needed for this attraction, but its worth it. Rather consider the timing as a nice weather is needed to get the chance to enjoy it. Unfortunately, the was no guide at the time we were there, but ha a nice time up there.

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Kaunas, Lithuania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

One of the places you have to visit while staying in Ostrava. Also, the surroundings near New city Hall are very nice!

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Vienna, Austria
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13 reviews 13 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Definitely check out this one - you get a good feel for the city, including for how strikingly close to the city centre the former mines are, the artificial hills, and the rest of the surrounding land- and cityscape. There is a guide who comes up to the viewing platform every 30 minutes and answers any questions you may have.... More 

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London
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115 reviews 115 reviews
26 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Just to share this great experience with you as stand above the city and look in all directions. We were accompanied by a very nice young lady from the tourist information office who brought the scenery to life with not only identifying places but also giving us a potted history of the area and sights. It wasn't expensive but is... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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21 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

One of the must-see atraction in Ostrava (after Dolní oblast Vítkovice and Landek Coal Mine). Nice view over town, mountains (Beskydy) and industrial parts of city (Vítkovice, Coal Mines etc.) There is also a information center with highly-educated staff in City Hall.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

What can I say? 85 meters above the ground you can see the whole city, admission is so low, you may stop here several times. Definitevely yes.

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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35 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Although you might not find Ostrava a romantic city, this view will just make your soul super happy. Mountains on side, football stadium on another, river whispering right under you, the city buzzing around... it is adorable! Ostrava is different from other cities and this view is the start point for a visitor to start liking it :) Go for... More 

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