Prague's Jewish Quarter Tour

  • Jewish Quarter,
  • 3 hours
  • Walking
  • Tour guide

Description

Take a stroll with our private Prague guide through the former Jewish Ghetto. In this private tour you will learn more about 1000 years history of Prague Jewish Community. The tour covers all the sights of Jewish Museum as well as the fascinating Old New Temple, one of the oldest jewish temples in Europe and you will visit the Old Jewish Cemetery, where Avigdor Kara, Mordechaj Maisel or Rabbi Low, legendary creator of Golem, are burried. Our professional Prague guides have deep knowledge of Jewish history in Czech lands.

Price includes:

  • Private Tour Guide
  • Entrance fee to the Prague Jewish Museum



Tour Details

Our private guide will come to your hotel and you will walk to the Jewish Quarter. Although Prague Jewish Quarter was modernized in the beginning of the twentieth century , it is unique in Europe and it belongs to the main highlights of the city. You will see the Spanish Synagogue, very beautiful temple built in moorish style in 1868, you will learn the history of Czech Jewish Community from the 10th century up to modern times. You will hear stories about famous and influential Czech Jewish personalities as Franz Kafka, Karel Polacek, Ludwig Moser or Emil Kolben.We will see the Old New Synagogue, active Temple since 1270 and our guide will tell you the story about Golem, we will stroll through the  Old Jewish Cemetery, you will see, where the great scholar Avigdor Kara and Rabbi Low are buried. We will see the baroque Klausen Temple and Ceremonial Hall. We will see Pinkas Synagogue, The Memorial of the Holocaust, on the first floor of this Temple we will see children drawings from concentration camp Terezin. We will visit Maisel Synagogue, former private Temple of Mordechaj Maisel. Thanks to digitalized Langweil Model of Prague we will fly over the Jewish Town, i.e. we will see, how historical Jewish Quarter looked like.

Powered by Froala Editor