BOHEMIAN CHANCELERY (ČESKÁ KANCELÁŘ) – place of the 2nd Prague defenestration in 1618 – place of the beginning of the Thirty years war.
DIET HALL (SNĚMOVNA) – late gothic “parliament” – renaissance scriber´s tribune, but also a show case with copies of coronation jewels of Bohemia; portraits of members of Habsburg – Lorraine dynasty.
THE STORY OF PRAGUE CASTLE (PŘÍBĚH PRAŽSKÉHO HRADU) – a visit of lower floors of the Old Royal Palace – unique Romanesque and Gothic architecture of the palace; exhibition about the history of Prague Castle.
GEORGE´S BASILICA (BAZILIKA SVATÉHO JIŘÍ) – a relic of the Romanesque architecture in the castle, burial place of some members of the ruling dynasty of Přemyslides such as founder of the church prince Vratislav or his mother Sainte Ludmila (after a legend her daughter in law had killed her). Don´t miss a strange statue in the crypt – a skeleton called Brigitte J.
GOLDEN LANE (ZLATÁ ULIČKA) – tiny houses built directly in the old fortification wall of the castle, according to a legend alchemists should have lived here. But it´s name comes actually from the goldsmiths, there used to lived here. Inspiring place – also Franz Kafka spent a year in one of these houses.
ROYAL GARDEN (KRÁLOVSKÁ ZAHRADA) – a garden founded in 16th Century by Ferdinand I of Habsburg, who really loved his wife Anna of Jagellon and had built for her a beautiful Renaissance summer palace – Queen Anne Summer Palace (Belvedere). In the garden there is the former residence of Czechoslovak presidents from 1930´or a Ball game hall in Renaissance style, damaged during the WWII.
SOUTHERN GARDENS OF PRAGUE CASTLE (JIŽNÍ ZAHRADY PRAŽSKÉHO HRADU) – from april till October enjoy beautiful views from the gardens, admire the conception of the gardens by Slovenian architect Josip Plečnik.
PICTURE GALLERY OF PRAGUE CASTLE – unique paintings by Tizian, Veronese, Cranach, Rubens, … Some of them from the famous collection of Rudolph II.
TOY´S MUSEUM – old trains, Teddy bears, as well as almost 1000 Barbie dolls.
MUSEUM IN LOBKOWITZ PALACE – not only a museum of the history of an old Czech aristocratic family, but also paintings by Breugel, Velasquez or Canaletto, music instruments and original manuscripts of Beethoven or Mozart.