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quite good in sense that you spend 1.5h or more and get a good ...

....deal of netertainment. We liked the funny outfits (helmet and vest) and we liked the true miner... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
FOL-1003
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Nauru
highlight of Kutna Hora

this was the best activity in Kutna Hora,... but only if you are able to take the '' way of silver... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
eliana1st
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Tehran, Iran
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Hradek, mentioned already in 1312, is a fortified castle palace of the town type. Nowadays it is the seat of the main exposition of the Czech Museum of Silver. The museum offers two guided tours and the main attraction is a visit to an authentic...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Barborska 28/9, Kutna Hora 284 01, Czech Republic
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+420 739 717 325
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Reviewed 3 days ago

....deal of netertainment. We liked the funny outfits (helmet and vest) and we liked the true miner feeling underneath and under the hill and under the city. nice experience.

Thank FOL-1003
Reviewed 3 days ago

this was the best activity in Kutna Hora,... but only if you are able to take the '' way of silver '' tour,... They were organized,... the guide was excellent and friendly,... And above all I loved the mine and the experience,... since they only...More

Thank eliana1st
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kutná Hora was a great place to visit, particularly for the Bone Ossuary. This museum has some great reviews, but it looks like most are for the underground tour we couldn’t do as it was already booked out for the day. That’s the lesson... The...More

1  Thank quinninexile
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did this tour on a very hot afternoon. It was lovely to be in the cool caves! This was very interesting and informative. However, if you suffer from claustrophobia, I would skip the underground portion. There are some fairly tight squeezes. They walk you...More

Thank Disneygroupie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The museum offers two tour options: one through historic-style households and silver productions, and one through the old silver mine and some of the tools related to mining. We chose the second option (which takes 1h30) and the tour, lead by Tomáš (with an awesome...More

1  Thank Livia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There are two guides visit options. The one we took went down into the silver mine and is not for the faint-hearted or claustrophobic. Having said that some little girls were in our group, with no problem at all. You are given coats and helmets...More

Thank Mikejhutt
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Who knew that Kutna Hora had a history of being the silver mining capital of the country. This small museum was very interesting and we even got a chance to mint our own coins (not silver!) to see how it was done.

Thank AmyOakPark
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Very exciting tour to an old silver mine, which demonstrates you incredibly difficult environment miners used to work in. Tours are offered in English and Czech, but you will also get a text version in any of many languages (at least English, Czech, German, Chinese,...More

Thank Rolshchikov-Dmitry
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

The highlight of the Czech Museum of Silver is the tour in the medieval silver mines 30 meters underground! At lowest 120cm and at narrowest 40cm it's no tour for claustrophobic people, although I did think that the tour wasn't in as harsh conditions as...More

1  Thank Sanna K
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Very interesting and “near miners life” experience! The tour guide real knew how to explain and spread the way of living and working in the 500’s Another unique must see in this city.

Thank Pedro D
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WImom
19 January 2017|
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Response from Stewarth99 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, do go on both tours. The mine tour till give you an idea of the sheer volume of material brought out and how hard it was to earn a living this way. The mint tour will show you the sheer brute strength that was needed... More
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