Prague Castle: Power, Glory & Destruction
The Largest Castle Complex in the World
Architectural Details Revealing Centuries of History
Journey through the largest castle complex in the world to encounter grand halls and churches that bestowed power and prestige alike on Bohemian Kings, Holy Roman Emperors, the presidents of the First Czechoslovak Republic, Nazi Reichsprotektors, and Communist Party leaders. Destroyed and rebuilt over 1100 years, the major sites on this Prague Castle tour give you a new feel for Europe’s architectural styles (Romanesque, Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, even modernist) while your historian guide helps you to grasp the dramatic conflicts and personal styles of the ruling regimes which presided over Prague from this hill.