By integration of several houses arisen complex of buildings with large courtyard where since 13th century markets were held. Gothic and Renaissance houses offer pleasant sitting in many restaurants, bars and clubs. Ungelt is the name of an old mercantile centre dating back to the end of the 12th century. …Read More »
The Ungelt is one of most historically important places in Prague and a centre of culture and trade. It is located just off the Old Town Square. In the past it was a fortified merchants’ courtyard and a customs house where goods were inspected and customs duty paid. A hospital and church were built for the merchants (where the Týn Church now stands) as well as an inn and stables.