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To understand Terezin you have to understand that the fort was built by the Austrians nearly 150 years before WWII as a way to block the Prussians from using the Elbe River tributary as an entrance to Prague. The small fortress was the primary fight fortress. The large…
Accessible by bus from Autobusové nádraží Praha Holešovice, and well worth part of an entire day trip with the Mala Pevnost. Get an early bus and plan to spend an entire day here.
Well preserved square. Very interesting ghetto museum in this area. Now an active city. Nice walk or short drive through fortress.
Getting to this site is quite easy from Prague. There is a bus line that runs from Praha autobusové Nadrazi Praha holesovice departing from platform 7 to the memorial and the main fortress. You can save a lot of money by doing this tour on your own. It is great to see that the…
Terezin is a fascinating place and can be easily done as a day trip from Prague by public bus (one hour each way, $7 roundtrip). When you're in the city center, you can forget that you're inside what was once a formidable fortress. There are a good number of sites to see,…