Admission Fee to Historical Premises of Prague Castle
Entry to castle courtyards, gardens and to the nave of Cathedral of St Vitus is free. There are four types of tickets. Most expensive one is for 350 CZK (adult) or 520 CZK (family) allowing you see everything or just choose where you want to go and buy an appropriate ticket.
|Full admission||Reduced admission||Family admission|
|Prague Castle – Long Tour (Old Royal Palace, ‘The Story of Prague Castle’ Exhibition, St. George’s Basilica, St. George’s Convent – National Gallery, Golden Lane & Daliborka Tower, Prague Castle Picture Gallery, Powder Tower, St. Wenceslas Vineyard)||350 CZK||175 CZK||520 CZK|
|Prague Castle – Short Tour (Old Royal Palace, St. George’s Basilica, Golden Lane & Daliborka Tower, St. Wenceslas Vineyard, Powder Tower)||250 CZK||125 CZK||300 CZK|
|‘The Story of Prague Castle’ Exhibition||140 CZK||70 CZK||200 CZK|
|Prague Castle Picture Gallery||150 CZK||80 CZK||200 CZK|
|Powder Tower||70 CZK||40 CZK||110 CZK|
- Reduced admission: children aged 6 – 16, high school and college students up to age 26, and senior citizens over 65
- Family admission: 1 – 5 children under 16 and up to 2 adults
- Free admission: children under 6, handicapped persons; most sights are free also for Prague Card holders
Tickets are valid for two days and are available from all ticket offices of Prague Castle. Tickets for 20+ persons may be ordered by e-mail to Ladislay.Pataki@hrad.cz no fewer than three weekdays before the date of the tour. It is necessary to state the customer’s address, telephone number and the required date of the tour.
How to get there
Nearest metro station is Malostranska, but from there is quite a steep climb up the Old Castle Steps. You can also get off at Hradcanska and walk from there (around 10min.). Another option is to take a tram no. 22 or 23. You can get off at Prague Castle stop or if you want to explore Hradcany could stay on until Pohorelec stop.
Guided Tours & Information Centre
Opposite the main entrance of the Cathedral of St. Vitus is an information centre where you can organise guided tour, get maps or tickets. One hour guided tour around castle cost 450 CZK per person (plus additional person just 90 CZK). There’s also currency exchange office and ATM.