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Masná 705/1

Masná 705/1

This art nouveau apartment stands on the site of an earlier building, all of which now survives is the original baroque house sign. The symbol of the pike alludes to the name of the brewery which had stood...

Tomášská 26/4: The Golden Stag

Tomášská 26/4: The Golden Stag

The Golden Stag, on St Thomas’s Street, was built for the moneylender Jan Kašpar Friedrich in 1726. The depiction of Saint Hubert – who experienced a divine revelation when Christ appeared to him between the antlers of the...

Dražického náměstí 76/12: U tří pštrosů

Dražického náměstí 76/12: U tří pštrosů

U tří pštrosů (The Three Ostriches) was built in 1597 on the site of a mediaeval public house at one end of Charles Bridge. This well-preserved mural on the west-facing wall most likely denotes the commercial interests of...