Army Museum Zizkov, Prague

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At Army Museum Zizkov, learn about the anticommunist resistance, the history of the Czechoslovak army between 1918 and 1939, and the persecution of the Czechoslovak soldiers after the coup in February 1948. The museum houses a large collection of military equipment and artifacts, including weapons, uniforms, banners, and the personal memorabilia of Czechoslovak presidents and leading army representatives. A section of the museum maps the period of World War II and the Czech resistance movement during the war. Discover how the assassination of German SS general Reinhard Heydrich played a major part in the Czech World War II history. The army isn't the only branch of the military represented here. You also can explore the Air Museum Kbely and Military Technical Museum Lešany. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Army Museum Zizkov by using our Prague itinerary builder.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Attention the Museum is closed for renovations remained closed until 2020! I just got back from Prague remained "cheated", got there, han removed the tank from the entrance and a sign of 2017-2020 is closed for construction, all me L confirmed a gentleman in reception ... sorry not being able to visit it
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  • August 12, 2017
    The Army Museum is currently closed for an expected 4 year renovation. Unfortunately we discovered this only after a 6km walk to visit the museum. It would be helpful if TripAdvisor indicated this on ...  more »
  • July 26, 2017
    The Czech Republic participated in many wars. It is not surprising that the Czech military museum contains a large number of weapons and equipment. Of particular interest are the medieval armor. There are also many modern military technical production of the Soviet Union.
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