Prague castle officially starts the tourist season 2017
On Saturday May 13 Prague castle as the main tourist attraction with the highest number of visitors both domestic as well as foreigner as every year before starts officially its new season together with the visitors. As this year in Central Europe is also in the sign of 300 anniversary of the birth of the empress of Holy Romaine Empire and Bohemian and Hungarian Queen Maria Theresia, the guests will be welcomed by costumed historical figures. The program starts at 10:00 and last until 5:00. As the main attraction for the visitors are prepared free entrances to usually paid spaces as St. Vitus cathedral, Old Royal palace - with both of its floors - Vladislav hall and also Charles IV palace, Romanesque St. Georges Basilica including usually available with the tickets Golden Lane. The visitors also will have chance to see the interiors of Institute of gentle women, normally accessible with A type of the ticket (350 CZK Adults).
How to get to Prague castle: by tram No 22, stop Pražský hrad or on foot following from Malostranské náměstí Square uphill by Nerudova Street or New Castle steps or take the tram No 22, go up to Pohořelec and walk about 15 minutes down towards the main entrance of Prague castle from Strahov Monastery area.
Prague castle offers whole year around to visitors large range of cultural activities - besides visiting the places connected with the Czech statehood as the cathedral and Old Royal Palace also permanent or temporal exhibitions or various concerts.