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Very moving to visit the site of the village destroyed by the Nazis

The village of Lidice was destroyed by the Nazis in 1942 as a reprisal for the assassination of a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Central Hungary, Hungary
So glad we visited

it was our first visit to Prague and our friends had recommended that we visit Lidice. Following on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Derek R
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Tokajicka 152, Lidice 273 54, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The village of Lidice was destroyed by the Nazis in 1942 as a reprisal for the assassination of a high official in the SS. All of the men (192) were shot and put in a mass grave. The women and children were shipped off to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

it was our first visit to Prague and our friends had recommended that we visit Lidice. Following on from the assassination of the Nazi SS officer Heydrich who was one of the high ranking Germans responsible for ethnic cleansing and the holocaust, Hitler was responsible...More

Thank Derek R
Reviewed October 8, 2018

In retaliation for the assasination of the infamous monster and architect of the Holocaust, Rudoph Heidrich, all the men and many of the boys, who were of teenage years, village were executed by the Nazis, women and younger children sent to concentration camps, after there...More

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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Such a beautiful place , eerily quiet and peaceful so very sad but interesting the highlight of my trip and so easy to get to on the 300 bus.

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Reviewed June 15, 2018

This is the site of one of the worst atrocities of World War 2, where a village was wiped out and most of its inhabitants shot or sent to their deaths because of a supposed but wholly tenuous connection between the village and the assassination...More

2  Thank davidbathurst2016
Reviewed June 12, 2018

If you are interested in WWII in Europe or if you have a special family connection to this place, I highly recommend visiting the Lidice Memorial about 35 minutes outside Prague, and with traffic as horrible as it is in Prague, it might take you...More

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Reviewed May 2, 2018

Wiping out a whole village - murdering its men, women and children - razing its buildings to the ground - desecrating its cemetery - attempting to wipe the memory of it all from the map in an act of sheer hate... A good way to...More

1  Thank LawranceTraveller
Reviewed November 14, 2017

Visiting this museum and memorial was incredibly moving. The museum brought tears to my eyes. If you can, follow up this visit with a trip to the Sts. Cyrillic and Methodius church in Prague where you can visit the small museum and tomb where the...More

Thank shannon1627
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

Not far from Prague—and a simply unforgettable remembrance of an atrocity from World War II. In retaliation for the assassination of their Czech commander, the SS got orders to wipe out this town. Hundreds of men, women, and children were killed or sent to concentration...More

Thank 52Travel5202
Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

Please take the time to read and understand what has happened in Lidice. Then your visit will be devastating and make you want to cry about injustice and crazy murdering of innocent human beings. You will start asking yourself “why did it happen?”. And, “can...More

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June 21, 2017|
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Response from Zack R | Reviewed this property |
I took a bus from Prague that went just near the village. It was in 1998 and I’m sure schedules have changed. I found an American English teacher living in Prague and he helped find directions and stops. I would suggest you... More
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February 7, 2016|
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Response from lostinprague | Reviewed this property |
It is possible to take a bus from the airport to Kladno (and get off at Lidice). However, the bus times are not convenient as they do not run every hour (there or back). There are indirect buses, but I would not recommend... More