COMMUNISM & BUNKER TOUR
Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 11am
Every Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 11am (except 24-26 December and 1 January).
Please, reserve your spot online 24 hours in advance or call +420602978601 for the instant booking.Price 700 CZK (27 EUR) – Tour with a nuclear shelter, duration 3,5 hours 500 CZK (19 EUR) – Tour without a nuclear shelter, duration 2 hours 350 CZK (13EUR) – Visit of a nuclear shelter, duration 1 hour
Language The general Communism & Bunker Tour operates in English only, however, we are able to organise this tour with a private guide in Czech or German.
Meeting point For the tours – Powder Tower at Namesti Republiky 5 Visit of a nuclear shelter – Vaclavske Square at the statue of King Wenceslas
End point Upper part of Vaclavske Square
The walking tour starts at the Powder Tower in namesti Republiky, where you will hear the story of how the new Czechoslovakia Republic was formed in 1918. Discover the dark days of Nazi occupation and liberation by the Russian Red Army in 1945. In the Wenceslasz Square you will learn about the 1960s when the Soviet army crushed the nation’s blossoming dreams of democracy in 1968. To learn more about Prague Spring, you could read our blog post here. The tour takes you up to the Velvet Revolution in 1989, signalising the end of this grey period of Cold War history.
We include a 30-minutes break in an authentic canteen from the 70s, so you can enjoy typical Czech lunch and Kofola drink in this very traditional place popular by locals. For less than 5 EUR you can enjoy 3-course menu.
Highlight of the tour is definitely a visit to the nuclear shelter built by the communist party in 1953. The bunker operates as an interactive museum. Book your tour now!