Taking his cue from the construction of Les Invalides in Paris, Count Petr Strozzi left directions for the foundation of a similar institution in Prague for veterans and wounded soldiers. Work commenced in the district of Karlin in...
Prague Vitruvius is your desktop and mobile guide to the architectural heritage of the Czech capital. It also provides a starting point for an exploration of the wider European artistic legacy.
The top menu allows you to search the database according to period, architect, location, function and architectural features. Each article comes with a thumbnail map, which you can also examine in closeup satellite view.