Within the Royal Gardens of Prague Castle, lies Micovna (The Great Ball-Game House) founded between 1567 and 1569 and ... More
Within the Royal Gardens of Prague Castle, lies Micovna (The Great Ball-Game House) founded between 1567 and 1569 and originally built on the orders of Rudolf 11 by his court architect Bonifaz Wolmu. The court is now the scene of frequent classical music recitals.
In Communist times this was the rather formal Museum of the National Security Police, which focused on uncovering enemies of
the socialist state. Now it is an extremely enlightening place to visit especially for those who can read the ...
Visit this imposing 1920s building for a thorough study of Czech modern art. Czech art followed the same general lines
of development as that of Western Europe, but with an underlying layer of Slavic spirituality witness the moody landscapes ...
This place is a boon for the philatelist. The emphasis here is on Czech and Czechoslovak stamps. However, stamps and
other postal materials are also on sale. Temporary exhibitions are held upstairs. These may be of contemporary art or ...