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Veletrzni Palac

Dukelskych hrdinu 530/47 | Holesovice, Prague 170 00, Czech Republic
+420 224 301 111
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AKA Czech Museum of Modern Art - well worth a visit!

Interesting building, and a nice mixture of the modernist French and European masters (Picasso... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Tim H
Ottawa, Canada
One of the world's terrific museums.

This museum presents Czech art of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. It is an attractive viewing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
San Diego, California
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Dukelskych hrdinu 530/47 | Holesovice, Prague 170 00, Czech Republic
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+420 224 301 111
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Interesting building, and a nice mixture of the modernist French and European masters (Picasso, Braques, Rodin, Renoir, Monet, Van Gogh, et al.) alongside some much lesser known Czech and Slovak artists, who were strongly influenced by the other Europeans. The gallery is larger than you...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum presents Czech art of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. It is an attractive viewing experience, comprehensive collection, and great educational experience. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The gallery is is a purpose built building some distance from the old city; the easiest way of getting there is by taxi. A wide range of exhibits for all tastes with a good cafe.

Thank GOM99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Veletrzni Palac had a beautiful collection of the Czech art and history. The building contradicts the collection held within. The Veletrzni Palac has the Modern art collection of Czech Republic especially if you're interested in the art of 1800s of Europe. The collection held...More

Thank rohitravishankar
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

This was a very welcome surprise. The dowdy building belies what you find within! If you have an interest in European art from around 1850-1940 then this has to be a place to visit. With a very extensive collection of CZ artists you will get...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 21 May 2017

The National Gallery in Prague is in several buildings scattered around the city. You can by a ticket to get into just the museum you want or for a little more you buy a ticket that will get you into all of them (which is...More

Thank Don P
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

This is out of the way so take public transport or taxi. The admission fee is expensive. 250 kronor for the permanent exhibition and another 250 to see the temporary exhibits. I usually like art galleries but I find this one boring. Maybe it is...More

Thank Wongluk
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

We could have spent far more time at this compact art gallery. We are in our 50's, and visited with two adult children, first taking in the temporary Ai Wei Wei exhibit, which was very impressive. We only had about minutes for the permanent collection,...More

Thank sunnyclimesCalgary
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This museum houses a large collection of mainly Check Art, but also some floors hold some French and European Art. Names like Klimpt, Monet and others are advertised at the entrance, but most of those artist are represented by a single work. But still, a...More

Thank Frank N
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

About a day's worth here! The No 6 tram stops directly outside and the building itself is beautiful. At the time of visiting there is an exhibition by Ai Weiwei which is astounding. Art from 19, 20 and 21st century covered. One of 6 national...More

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19 February 2017|
Response from Fcontrel | Reviewed this property |
i heard it is being repaired ... and it might still last a long time
13 April 2015|
Response from Ontheroadagain234 |
I just did it this morning. I'm actually sitting in the museum right now. You walk about 2 blocks to the Palladium shopping center and catch the number 6 tram (on the side of the shopping center). You go three stops. Get... More