National Technical Museum Prague

The National Technical Museum will be exceptionally opened on Monday, October 27th (10.00-18.00). Read more.

For the first time in 50 years a new steam locomotive was built in the Czech lands. New functioning replica of a steam locomotive Orenstein & Koppel from around 1900 will be presented behind the building of the museum. The locomotive ride will be accompanied by commented tours. On this special occasion the museum will be exceptionally opened on Monday (10.00-18.00)  

Visits to the mine exhibits are by reservation only. Reservations may be purchased at the museum's ticket desk.

Tour start times:

10:30am, 11am, 11:30am, 1pm, 1:30pm, 2pm, 2:30pm, 3pm, 3:30pm, 4pm, 4:30pm


Standard - 50 CZK in addition to the museum entry fee

Reduced - 30 CZK in addition to the museum entry fee

This additional fee, 30 CZK also applies to visitors with otherwise free entry to the museum.

Schools and groups:

9am, 9:30am, 10am – Tuesday through Friday – tours only for schools and groups (12 or more people)

School and group tours may be ordered via email:
or telephone 220 399 202, or 9am – 11am at telephone 777 710 826.

Entry for students or school supervisor - 30 CZK in addition to the museum entry fee


October 22nd, 2014 - October 11th, 2015 Bridge Over Nusle Valley: History, Construction, Architecture The exhibition presents historical, architectural and constructional context of the Nusle Bridge. In February of 2013, the bridge celebrated its 40th anniversary. The exhibition reveals that it is more than a segment of an important transportation arterial.
September 5th 2014 – November 17th - Janez Puhar, Slovenian, who invented the photo on the glass plate

Exhibition is dedicated to the life and work of extraordinarily well-educated inventor Slovenian Janez Puhar, who was born on 26th August 1814. Considering his contribution to the development of photographic science, the year 2014 is declared as Puhar˙s year.

June 4th – November 30th, 2014 "Our ocean..." Austro-Hungarian wartime navy Exhibition offers a look into the daily life of a sailor during the Great War, both aboard ship and on land. Sea duty or service in shipyards was nothing unusual for Czech recruits. Visitors are able to see for themselves, through a rich selection of photographs of warships, the fascination these colossal military machines held for contemporary central European citizens.
May 22nd, – October 30th, 2014 – Music in a Spiral

The exhibition Music in a Spiral uses the museum's electro-technical and media collections to present the development of the gramophone industry in Czech and Moravian territories during the years 1890-2014. The primary focus of the exhibit is on consumer reproduction technology, meaning gramophones and phonographs, of which there are eighty pieces on display. Additionally, there are displays of media development, from the oldest tin film sheets, wax cylinders and shellac disks, through vinyl singles and long-play albums, up through modern digital recording media.