History

History

Czech religion and atheism in Prague and Czech republic

Czech religion and atheism in Prague and Czech republic

Christianity as Czech Religion has been the largest religion in the Czech Republic until the 19th century. The Czech people converted to Christianity from Slavic paganism in medieval times. Saint Cyril and Methodius were baptised by Bořivoj I., Duke...
The brief history of the Prague Castle

The brief history of the Prague Castle

Prague Castle or Pražský hrad in Czech stands for the castle complex which is situated in Prague and dates back from the 9th century. It used to be the official residence of the kings of bohemia, Holy roman emperors and...
History of Prague: Charles Bridge Statues

History of Prague: Charles Bridge Statues

Visitors of Prague can admire thirty statues which are mounted to the balustrade of Charles Bridge Prague. They are situated on both sides of the bridge. Majority of them were installed on Charles Bridge during years 1706 – 1714....
What country is Prague in

What country is Prague in? In Czech Republic

Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic. It lies in the north-west of Bohemia and its population is about 1,2 million citizens. It was the political, cultural and diplomatic centre for more than a thousand years. What country is...
Milada Horakova and political trials in 1950s

Milada Horakova and political trials in 1950s

In the nightmarish 1950s in Czechoslovakia the communists carried out purges as they were directed by Soviet Union Premier Joseph Stalin and they were the largest show trials in Eastern Europe. The trial was directed according to the script Before Milada...
The Prague Castle is the biggest coherent castle complex on the world

The Prague Castle is the biggest coherent castle complex on the world

Prague Castle is the Czech most significant and simultaneously one of the most important cultural institutions. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, the Prague Castle is the biggest coherent castle complex on the world. It covers an...
Historical library of Strahov Monastery in Prague

Visit Historical library of Strahov Monastery in Prague

When you visit Prague there are a lot of places of interest, however, some of them are not as famous and world-known as the others. To the most attractive sights we can count library of Strahov Monastery Prague that...
Magic World of Movies from Karel Zeman

Magic World of Movies for Kids from Karel Zeman

Karel Zeman was a great Czech film maker, animator and pioneer to the movie tricks and animation. His influence on the nowadays film makers is still evident and he stays the pioneers of Czech trick films. Visitors can even try...

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