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Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace

Karlova 189/2
Prague 1
map ˃

 

opening hours 
Tue-Sun 10 a.m.–6 p.m.
 

 

admission 
1 CZK

 

contact 
phone +420 222 232 053 

 

practical info ˃ 
The building is not barrier-free. 
GPS: 50.08615,14.414554

 

With its rich construction development, fusing the elements of High Baroque and the later Rococo and Second-Rococo adaptations, Colloredo-Mansfeld Palace is one of the most outstanding examples of palace architecture in Prague. The Baroque building, located at one of the most frequented sites of old Prague − next to Charles Bridge – grew on the foundations of a Romanesque and Gothic built-up area and a Renaissance house. Its owners included an array of interesting personalities, from Count Joachim Andreas von Schlick, who was executed for his participation in the Prague Estatesʼ rebellion, the Jesuit Order and the Elector of Saxony, the cruel Count de Breda, to Prince Heinrich Paul von Mansfeld-Fondi.

 

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