Guided tours at the EstatesTheatre (ČJ)
in Czech language
Tickets can be purchased on the website of the National Theatre and at the box offices of the National Theatre.
The Estates TheatreApproximate running time
50 minutes, no intermission
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
Admissions charges for guided tours in English
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.
This tour is in the Czech language.
Schedule of tours in English here
Photo and video gallery
Where to buy tickets
The National Theatre offers tickets for June – September 2021.
Tickets for October on sale from July 1st.
According to the government's decision, visitors must meet these conditions.
What to wear?
By their appearance, attire and behaviour, the audience is obliged to adhere to the accustomed practice expected from them when attending a theatre performance.
Buffets at the Estates Theater
No waiting. For your benefit, please pre-order your food and beverages at the bar to minimize waiting in the queue!