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World War II in Prague Tour

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Address: Powder Tower, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
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+420 605 918 596
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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During the 2-hour guided tour, you will visit locations most associated...

During the 2-hour guided tour, you will visit locations most associated with the dark days of the war. Revisit the battleground of the Old Town, and discover the terrible power of Nazi propaganda.

Enter the hideout of the Prague resistance beneath the city streets. View previously hidden documentary evidence and hear the story of the few brave men that were flown in from Britain to assassinate the Nazi "Butcher of Prague.

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World War II tour: discover the dark side of Prague´s history

Prague´s history is long and colorful, but it isn´t alway that easy for its habitants, discover the dark period of Prague to understand better the Czech culture

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Prague´s history is long and colorful, but it isn´t alway that easy for its habitants, discover the dark period of Prague to understand better the Czech culture

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Pavels english is really good. He is very knowlageable and gives a 20th century history of the region that is very interesting. His facts n figures are really good and put things in perspectave. A good eye opener to whats happened in & around the czech republic in recent times. Well wort the money and 2 hours well spent

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

If you have an interest in World War 2, this is a walking tour where you will add to your knowledge. The 2 hours flew in, and the guide was very willing to answer questions and added bits of information which really helped to inform me more about what Prague was like at this time in history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the operation anthropoid tour with this company and had Marketa as our guide. She was a fantastic guide and had so much knowledge about the whole of this operation. We didn't come across anything that she didn't know. She even organised for us to walk around the inside of Heydrichs villa of which most people only get to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sonia was one of the most informative guides we encountered in Prague. As we walked the icy streets of the Old Town of Prague, Sonia brought to life the horrors encountered by the residents of Prague during World War II. She brought with her a large folder filled with old photographs of the very buildings, monuments and streets we encountered... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our tour guide was 'George' a most energetic and passionate tour guide. His description of past events brought these tragic events to life and the two hour tour I would highly recommend if you are interested in the modern history of this lovely capital city.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A delight for ww 2 history buffs. The highlight of the tour was the subterranean space beneath the clock tower which was supposedly used as resistance headquarters. The guide was a bit melodramatic though, especially while describing the reynard Heinrich assassination. A really great tour overall.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took this tour while we were in Prague at the weekend with our guide Margreta. My husband is very interested in WW2 and was really looking forward to the tour and I just tagged along but I must say I enjoyed the tour a lot more than I expected. As other reviewers already stated the tour took us around... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found a leaflet advertising this walking tour in the hotel. Just turned up - no need to book - and we were the only people on the tour that day. Meet by the Powder Tower near Republic Square and look out for a person with a black umbrella. Our guide was Sonia and she was very well informed and personable.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been doing tours in Europe for while now and this is one is right at the top of my favorites. Not only the guide (George in English) was passionate, friendly and with good knowledge but the places you visit are out of the reach of the regular public, like the underground area of the astronomical clock. Amazing place... More 

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