in English language
The National Theatre operates at full capacity and all purchased tickets remain valid. However, it is obligatory to wear a face mask or other similar protection of the nose and mouth inside the theatre.
Spectators entrance, stay in the theatre and the subsequent exit is organized by the theatre staff in a special mode so that the visitors of the individual sectors are separated from each other and do not have to meet even in the areas of refreshments, restrooms or cloak rooms.
Thank you for respecting the government regulations and we look forward to seeing you.
50 minutes, no intermission
with your guide is 10 minutes at the latest prior to the beginning of the tour in front of the main entrance of the The Estates Theatre. The entrance is located on Železná Street, Praha 1.
The Estates Theatre is one of the most beautiful historic theatre buildings in Europe
The Estates Theatre is one of the most beautiful theatre buildings in Europe. It is inextricably linked with the work of musical geniuses such as W. A. Mozart, Carl Maria von Weber, Gustav Mahler, and Niccolò Paganini. However, its history was also influenced by famous Czechs such as the writer Karel Čapek, the playwright Milan Kundera or the director Miloš Forman. Our dedicated guides will tell you not only about these personalities, but also many other interesting facts from history and the present.
The tour of the Estates Theatre takes less than an hour and begins in the lobby, continues in the auditorium, Mozart’s lounge, and ends in the central cloakroom.
Tour duration: approx. 60 minutes
Tour language: in English
Max. number of persons in the group: 35
Admissions charges for guided tours in English
Full admission: 260 CZK
Reduced admission (Children 6-15, Students, Seniors 65+): 160 CZK
The visitors shall always meet about 10 minutes before the tour starts in front of the main entrance to the Estates Theatre building, which is located under the arcade at the intersection of Rytířská and Železná streets.
Please, be punctual, once the tour starts, it is no longer possible to enter the building.
It is forbidden to use the lift during weekend tours, therefore, please consider whether you are physically able to walk up the stairs. Moreover, the use of toilets shall be limited to the minimum necessary.