Top > World Heritage > Europe > Czech Republic

Historic Centre of Prague

Area
Asia, Middle East, Africa, Europe, North America, Latin America, Oceania
Category
Cultural Sites, Natural Sites, Mixed Sites, Danger Sites
Index
Country, All Lists
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z
Media
News, Related Books
Loading...

Historic Centre of Prague

CountryCzech Republic
Date of Inscription1992
CategoryCultural Sites
UNESCOhttp://whc.unesco.org/en/list/616

Built between the 11th and 18th centuries, the Old Town, the Lesser Town and the New Town speak of the great architectural and cultural influence enjoyed by this city since the Middle Ages. The many magnificent monuments, such as Hradcani Castle, St Vitus Cathedral, Charles Bridge and numerous churches and palaces, built mostly in the 14th century under the Holy Roman Emperor, Charles IV.

© 2011 UNESCO/World Heritage Centre.

World Heritage Sites in Czech Republic

Flag of Czech Republic Czech Republic
Capital: Prague
Currency: Czech crown (CZK)
Language: Czech, Slovak
Time Zone: UTC+1

| Home | Top | Japanese |

Guidebook