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Half-Day WWII Prague Walking Tour

  • 3.5-hour walking tour of Prague's WWII history
  • Travel via foot and public transportation
  • Included coffee break
Half-Day WWII Prague Walking Tour
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Half-Day WWII Prague Walking Tour
Get an informed look into Prague's World War II history during this 3.5-hour walking tour. You'll make stops at landmarks significant to the country's wartime history, including the Čechúv bridge, the former Gestapo headquarters, and the Old Town Square. Public transportation fees, museum entry, and coffee or tea included.
What to Expect
Meet your guide and tour group in by the Charles Bridge in central Prague at 1:30pm. 

Set off through the city on foot, listening to your guide's insightful commentary as you walk. You'll come to a better understanding of how some of the major events of WWII played out in the Czech capital, including the assassination of Reinhard Heydrich, otherwise known as 'The Butcher of Prague'. Stop at the place where the Czechs fought their last battle, now a museum. See the former SS and Gestapo headquarters and stroll through Old Town Square. Hear storied of the Czechs who defended their country and see authentic photos from that time. 

End your tour at the Čechúv bridge after 3.5 hours.
Reviews (24)
1 - 5 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
Great guy; good tour

Nice way to see the city; the main element of the tour was focused on the assassination of Heydrich, and Jack knew quite a lot about it. It is worth the time and money.

Thank Jason K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Extremely informative - what you won't get with the big tours

I had been to Prague several times before so I wanted something a bit different. Our guide Jacob provided just that. He was extremely knowledgeable, his English was impeccable. Saw places and things we otherwise wouldn't have and had time for some interesting more in...More

Thank KjunCelt
Reviewed 27 August 2018
Informative Tour with Honza (Jack)

My father and I were in Prague for a short two days and were looking to get a lay of the land as well as educate ourselves on the history and perhaps some of the everyday culture. We took the WW2-Communism tour with Honza and...More

1  Thank sunnybunny7272
Michal P, Vlastník at Explore Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for such detailed review! We're really happy you had such good time with Honza and make sure to let him know how much you enjoyed it. Honza is truly passionate about our modern history and is nice to hear people appreciate all the...More

Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile
Nice tour

Spent the afternoon with Jack, our tour guide. Very friendly and informative. The majority of the tour was focused on the assassination of Heydrich. We walked to the section of the city bombed by Allies and visited museum church where the paratrooper assassins made their...More

Thank PDX_MarkC
Michal P, Vlastník at Explore Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you so much for your review! We're really happy you enjoyed the whole tour and hope it was able to bring you closer to our modern history and all the interesting events that happened here. Since WWII is Jack's hobby we're glad to hear...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

Wonderful 1/2 day trip with Honza (Jack)! Walking around beautiful Prague with someone who knows his “stuff”. If your interested in WWII and the Communist take over of Prague/Czech Republic than book this tour. Interesting stories of individuals and not just facts. But facts there...More

Thank truckee07
Michal P, Vlastník at Explore Prague, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2018

Thank you for your review! Jack is really one of our best guides for WWII and is able to make history come alive through countless of fascinating stories. We'll let him know how much you enjoyed it and that his pint was well deserved ;o)))

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