21.08.2019 - 10:30
This country has a dark period in its history. The communism was full of paranoia, spying and violence. On this tour You can discover the background and stories from the communist time and experience how would life be in communism cold-war period.
Part of the daily life in danger was the fear from a nuclear war. In that case, not everybody would survise, only some. But who, and where?The answer to this question lies beneath the ground. After the start of the cold war in the end of the 1940s and especially in the 1950s fell the communist regime into the permanent paranoia of beiing in threat by a nuclear attack from the west by the capitalist and imperialis enemies. As a result of defensive policies introduces on both sides of the iron curtain it was necessary to prepare for such a nuclear war.
Duration: 2 hours
LISTEN TO PEARLS OF CLASSICAL MUSIC in Lobkowicz Palace‘s beautifully decorated concert hall with impressive 17th-century painted stucco ceilings. Professional musicians, including members of the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, play for your pleasure during the Prague Castle visit.
St. Nicholas Church on the Old Town Square in Prague is famous for its unique acoustics, where every visitor enjoy the charm of Baroque church with a pleasant listening to classical music concerts, which have become longlasting and popular tradition. Guarantee The quality of these concerts is guaranteed by selection of artists, who works from outside the other in the National Theatre or in Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
Organ concerts at Knights of the Cross are drafted as one hour long coherent programmes. Besides compositions of world known masters of baroque and classicism period, sounds regularly music of Czech authors. Popular dramaturgy by listeners however artistic valuable completes rich sound of organ and its combination with solo instruments or song, so listener is still surprised by new colours and sound variations. Usually three artists perform at the concerts – soloists of our prominent opera and orchestra bodies, pedagogues of the Academy of music and drama and Prague conservatory.
Enjoy an opportunity to listen to a unique concert of classical music. In the church they are located one of the biggest classical organ in Prague with 3500 reed-pipes, 3 manuals and 50 ranks (organ - pistons). Organ built in baroque-romantic style in 1737.