EUROPE-CZECH REPUBLIC/Prague/Praha-1

WORLD FAMOUS BUILDINGS

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From 'Explore worldwide'1999',The world atlas of architecture/J.J.Norwich 1988.

 

Stare Musto/Old Town Square
  
 Prague



  Photo by Eunhwa Eom(#1,2/2001).

   

Tyn Church
   
 Old Town Square, Prague



 The medieval old town square and Tyn church.
Photo by Eunhwa Eom(#1/2001), Changyong Shin(#2/2004).

 

St.Nicholas of Mala Strana
 
  Old Town Square, Prague

 Christian Dientzenhofer built the facade and the nave(1703-11) and his son Kilian Ignace,the choir,vault and cupola(1739-52), demonstrating the evolution of 'Imperial Baroque'. Photo by Changyong Shin(#1/2004), Jaewook Yu(#2/4 December 2005).

  

Jan Hus Monument
  
 Old Town Square, Prague

 Jan Hus Monument in Old Town Square. Photo by Eunhaw Eom(#1/2001), Jaewook Yu(#2,3/4 December 2005).

 

Astronomical Clock
  
 Old Town Square, Prague

 Historic Old Town Square building and astronomical clock. Famous astronomical clock Illustrations below are the 'Farmer's Year' by Josef Manes (1820-71). Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Charles Bridge
  
 Prague

 Saints stand guard on the Charle Bridge as the citizens of Prague go marching in, and out of the Old Town. Photo by Eunhwa Eom(#1/2001), Changyong Shin(#2/2004).

 

Prague Castle/Prazsky Hrad
  
 Prague

 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Bazilika sv Jirr/St Jirr Cathrdral
  
Prazsky Hrad, Prague


 Photo by Jungryul Kim on September 2007.

 

Catedrala sv Vita/St.Vita Cathrdral
  
Prazsky Hrad, Prague



 Photo by Jungryul Kim on September 2007.

 

Overview of St.Vita Cathrdral
  
Prazsky Hrad, Prague


 Photo by Jungryul Kim on September 2007.

 

Stary Kralovsky Palac/Old Palace
  
Prazsky Hrad, Prague

 

 Photo by Jungryul Kim on September 2007.

 

Zlata Ulicka/Golden Lane
  
Prazsky Hrad, Prague




 Photo by Jungryul Kim on September 2007.

 

Old Town/Staromestske
  
 Prague



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Old Town Bridge Tower
  
 Prague

 Old Town Bridge Tower on Charles Bridge. Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Old Town Hall
  
 Prague



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Powder Tower/Prasnabrana
  
 Prague



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004 & Eunhaw Eom on 2001.

 

National Museum/Narodni Muzeum
  
 Prague



 Founded 1818 by Kašpar Maria Šternberg. Historian František Palacký was also strongly involved. At present the National Museum houses almost 14 million items from the area of natural history, history, arts, music and librarianship, located in tens of buildings. Main building was construction on 1885-90, Neo-Renaissance Style. Photo by Jungryul Kim on September 2007.

  

Fountain
  
 Prague

 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

National Theatre
  
 Prague


 Photo by Eunhaw Eom(#1,2/2001), Byunguh Yu(#3,4/16 December 2009).  

 

Period Architecture
  
 Prague



 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Old Buildings
  
 Prague

   

 Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

  

Old New Synagogue/Staronava Synagoga
  
Prague

 

Most older Synagogue of Europe, built on 1270. Photo by Changyong Shin on 2004.

 

Jan Smejkal Gallerie
  
Prague

 Photo by Jungryul Kim on September 2007.