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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
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Reviewed October 4, 2019

Overpriced, rude ticket seller she was disrispectfull to me and my girlfriend for no reason. The place is basically a scam they make you buy tickets for the whole place you can t buy them individually. Skip it.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank JavierVica
Reviewed August 10, 2019

Short, but interesting walk through the "ghetto". Jewish heritage place/quarter where business rules :( Don't buy the expensive 500Kr ticket for your visit as it isn't worth the money spent!

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank soinic
Reviewed July 31, 2019

This refers to the area where several of the synagogues are located as well as the Jewish cemetery too. It was/is an important part of Prague and now still has a story to tell about the history of the area as well as the history...More

Date of experience: July 2019
2  Thank finesilver
Reviewed July 29, 2019

The Jewish Quarter is one of the more interesting and unique parts of Prague. Our family visited after spending the morning at Terezin, so it was all the more interesting to us after that concentration camp experience. We enjoyed the synagogues and the cemetery but...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Grover R
Reviewed May 30, 2019 via mobile

OK, let’s be honest, it’s not big. The charges to get in to the places of interest are a bit silly and it has no resemblance to the area that the ghetto was. Still, it’s important to remember this place existed and continues to exist....More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank CraftyFox
Reviewed May 30, 2019

Not for everyone but a ton to learn and be grateful for while taking in history and being thankful. Be prepared for some entry fees but if you are a history and beauty, its well worth it.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank coacht2009
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Everything of interest in Josefov is inside, or enclosed, like the cemetary and the old-new synagogue. For the rest there isn't much too see here. Not exactly cheap either. When we visited we kind of hiccuped when confronted with the 200 Kč (per person!) access...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank ClogsPL
Reviewed April 30, 2019

Visiting the Josefov (Old Jewish Quarter) is a must for Jews and non-Jews alike. Once one of the most important and influential Jewish community in Europe has almost totally annihilated in the Holocaust, and its buildings, institutes and graveyard are standing as a memorial for...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank pinir67
Reviewed April 20, 2019

One of my favourite areas to walk around. Being not as busy as other places in Prague it is one of my favourite spots to walk by. The architecture is impressive and the history flows in the air. I dedicated the whole morning of a...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank carloscharmy
Reviewed March 20, 2019 via mobile

This is the Jewish Quarter of Prague,it's got a really nice vibe to the area,although popular it's not over touristic, seeing the synagogues and cemeteries, the architecture of the surroundings and generally just walking around absorbing the atmosphere of this district of Prague is special....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Alexandra N
April 3, 2019|
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Response from Jet772659 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can walk freely through Jewish quarter, tickets are needed to go inside synagogues.
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Beth R
May 7, 2018|
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Response from macrandolph | Reviewed this property |
Martin tours do bus trips around Parague, and most of the buses pass through this area. Yuo can also just go to the Old Jewish Quarter, which is near the Old Town Square, and buy your tickets there. However, I'd suggest that... More
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I liked The Iron Gate Hotel. Perfectly situated.
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