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Karel IV. Monument

Krizhovnicke namesti 4, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
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Holy Roman Emperor & King

This proud statue and monument to Charles IV (Karel IV in Czech), a Holy Roman emperor and King of... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
StockholmKindaGuy
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Atlanta
The statue reflects everything that the king was

I admit, I didn't know history behind King Karel IV, but this statue represents everything that I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
AAS619
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Krizhovnicke namesti 4, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This proud statue and monument to Charles IV (Karel IV in Czech), a Holy Roman emperor and King of Bohemia stands near the bridge named after him. Charles IV was a well educated man who played an important roll during Medieval Europe. In addition to...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I admit, I didn't know history behind King Karel IV, but this statue represents everything that I learned about him later on. The monument is at the gate to the city, his posture and facial expression made a very deep impression on me. The Father...More

Thank AAS619
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This impressive statue of King Karel IV sits before the entrance to the Charles Bridge in a small square

Thank KatielouAustralia
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This statue is located at the eastern entrance to Charle's Bridge. The statue itself is very intricate and beautiful and is, therefore, a great photo opportunity. This is especially true because the statue is adjacent to some attractive architecture and planting areas.

Thank Laurie C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Prague is filled with remarkable buildings streets bridges and statues. The Karel 4th is one of the most impressive. Situated at the entrance to the Charles bridge and just beyond the square it's worth seeing along with pictures and people watching. Enjoy.

Thank Don L
Reviewed 22 July 2017

The Charles Bridge is often crowded, so it's nice to have this small square at the old town entrance side to mingle and meet before the bridge & tower. The monument is befitting

Thank CodyMav
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

As you exit Charles Bridge heading into the busy and bustling Old Town ( Stare Mesto ) you will pass this wonderful statue of Karel IV ,this is an amazing monument to a very important historical figure in Czech history. Not only was he king...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

You pass the monument exhibitions anyway when visiting the bridge. Nothing unexpected but beautiful corner and worth of staying some minutes.

Thank fisupeksu
Reviewed 7 May 2017

He was a king of Bohemia and eventually became the Holy Roman Emperor. His power in Europe made Prague a very important city and lead to the golden age of Bohemia. This statue is a tribute in the old city of Prague and next to...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Despite surrounded by lots of tourists it is still a well placed and well done statue to an important part of Czech history

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Nearby
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighbourhoods in town represents
the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is
bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický
square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle
in the background, is probably the most beautiful
square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere
of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and
squares, and stone towers blend together with the
...More
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