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Tomas Garrique Masaryk Monument

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Monument to a beloved figure

Nice monument to a beloved figure...Tomas Garrique Masaryk, the former president of Czechoslovakia... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
United States
Beautiful Statue Surrounded by Cheap Trinkets...

On our last trip to Prague I was surprised to see a row of wooden structures on the street just... read more

Reviewed October 18, 2017
Morris County, New Jersey
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21 Jul 2018
“Monument to a beloved figure”
18 Oct 2017
“Beautiful Statue Surrounded by Cheap Trinkets...”
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Reviewed July 21, 2018

Nice monument to a beloved figure...Tomas Garrique Masaryk, the former president of Czechoslovakia. The monument is relatively easy to get to. There is also a great view of Prague near the monument.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

On our last trip to Prague I was surprised to see a row of wooden structures on the street just below the presiden'ts statue. There used to be a small band playing old Czech song at different times and I was always happy to see...More

Date of experience: September 2017
6  Thank Wenovo
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Ironically, on the steps overlooking the Matthias Gate is a monument to Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk, the founder of the Czechoslovakia republic after the abolishment of monarchy in the Austrian-Hungary empire. A symbol of democracy steps away from the symbol of an empire. I wonder if...More

Date of experience: August 2016
6  Thank JuiTeoh
Reviewed August 11, 2016

My husband and I spend considerable amount of time in the Hradcany area in July. We strolled around in no hurry, taking in the much familiar views. The statue of Tomas Garrique is one of them. During this visit, I was also hoping to see...More

Date of experience: July 2016
10  Thank Wenovo
Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

The statue stands tall in the castle district looking down upon the city of Prague. Apart from a very revered and loved man, he also was reputed to be a great administrator. The statue is well maintained. Great photo opportunity and also offers a phenomenal...More

Date of experience: July 2016
6  Thank BhawaniPathania
Reviewed December 14, 2015

We stumble upon this statue of one of the Czech Republic's President. The statue is beautiful and stands tall in the middle of the square. Nice place to relax away from the city buzz.

Date of experience: December 2015
6  Thank SteveFEAT8848
Reviewed March 26, 2015

Tomas Garrique Masaryk was the much beloved first president of the newly formed Czechoslovakia in 1918. He married an american wife and took her last name for his middle name. He was a three term president and died not long before the start of World...More

Date of experience: September 2014
16  Thank Wenovo
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Prague pulls you into its 1300 year old history.
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