Military Museum in Prague

We call it Armadni Muzeum (also know as Army Museum) - The Historical Institute of the Army of the Czech Republic is a museum, a book and a scientific research institution in one. Here is stored easily accessible information on all objects of cultural inheritance and information about the history of the Czech military, (the Czechoslovak army and the Army of the Czech Republic). The collections are made accessible by means of exhibitions in four museums (the Military historical museum, the Museum of aviation, the Military technical museum and the Army museum) and some short-term exhibitions.


Army Museum Prague


  • Military museum Žižkov

Opening hours: Open daily exxept Monday; 9.30 - 18
Location: U Památníku 2, Prague 3
Getting there: Metro B, C - station Florenc, Bus 133, 207 - stop U památníku
Booking office: 02/ 20 20 49 24 (getting there - metro Florenc)


Mladoboleslavská ul. (Airport Praha - Kbely)
197 00 Praha 9 - Kbely
Opening hours: May - October daily except Monday 10.00a.m. - 6.00 p.m.
Booking office: 02/ 20 20 75 13


  • The military technical museum Lešany

Lešany u Týnce nad Sázavou, p. Krhanice
Opening hours: June - at weekends only 10.00 a. m. - 4 p. m.
July and August - daily except Monday and Tuesday 10.00a. m-4. p. m
September at weekends only 10.00a.m. - 4p.m.
Information: 02/ 20 20 49 33
Booking office: 0301/ 70 21 30, 0301/ 70 21 23

Admission is free, more info :

Comments (2)

steve Kondrk
Said this on 8-26-2010 At 05:09 pm
Hi, I have a picture of my grandfather Stephen ( Stefan ) Kondrk, with a group of other soldiers in the czech army. My best guess between 1918 and 1922. If any one with like to see it and add information to it, I will be more than happy to email you the picture. Thank you, Steve Kondrk
Mark Avery
Said this on 6-3-2012 At 12:26 pm
Hi Steve, My cousin's wife is the granddaughter of Stefan Kondrk and his 2nd wife, Antona Martin (daughter Josephine). I believe you are descended from his first wife, Terezia Suchar? Anyway, are you interested in seeing if she's interested in having your contact info? If so, my email is

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