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DOX Centre for Contemporary Art

Poupetova 1, Prague 17000, Czech Republic
+420 295 568 123
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FANTASTIC --- ESPECIALLY THE AIRSHIP

A walk inside the suspended Gulliver Airship on the roof is worth a visit alone, but the exhibits... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Eric B
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Los Angeles, California
Really quirky and interesting!

Really interesting exhibitions - but check ahead of your visit as some were closed - the iwelcome... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bethxpx
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The DOX Centre for Contemporary Art ranks amongst the most progressive artistic institutions in the Czech Republic, and enjoys wide popularity amongst the public. It is a multi-functional space created thanks to a private initiative through the reconstruction of a former factory in Prague's Holešovice district. Through exhibitions of contemporary international and Czech art, DOX explores contemporary topics and further develops discussion through various accompanying programme. The exhibitions change througout the year, please check our programme before visiting.
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  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Poupetova 1, Prague 17000, Czech Republic
Praha 7
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+420 295 568 123
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A walk inside the suspended Gulliver Airship on the roof is worth a visit alone, but the exhibits are also fantastic. The glass art of Dale Chihuly, Stanislav Libenský and Jaroslava Brychtová currently on display is bewildering, best enjoyed on psychedelics, but inspiring even without...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really interesting exhibitions - but check ahead of your visit as some were closed - the iwelcome exhibition in particular was really poignant and thought provoking. The staff are really helpful and there is a library and small cafe. Across the road there are also...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After 4 days exploring the Wenceslas Square, Old Town & Prague Castle neighborhoods we were ready for something a little off the beaten track and, frankly, away from the throngs of tourists in the town centre. The DOX Centre of Contemporary Art fit the bill...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

... but ultimately disappointing. Perhaps it was the time when I visited, but there was very little on display in this large, rambling building. The building is huge and has its quirky attractions (such as the "Gulliver Airship" up on the roof), but there is...More

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Reviewed 10 May 2018

It's May. Prague is bursting with visitors. We love to see modern art in every city we visit. And yet DOX is mostly closed? Why would they reduce their exhibitions by more than half just when the patrons are ready to visit? We walked a...More

3  Thank Spockis54
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

We took metro and bus to DOX, which is far from every other thing in Prague. A very modern place /Buildings with 3-4 floors , without too many visitors. The exhibition called Determination was good and unforgetable. I like the short movie where several men...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

My girlfriend really wanted to come here as she likes contemporary art. The art was a bit weird and abstract, as expected, however overall it was interesting and thought provoking. There were a few exhibitions that were closed which was disappointing because we both wanted...More

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Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

I would recommend this gallery for people with some relations with art, literature or architecture because they will enjoy it most. But if you want visit it here with family it's definitely not a problem. It can be interesting for everyone. But to review this...More

Thank Ríša R
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

I love this place! Regardless of the fact that this enormous museum is located outside the city centre, it is a treasure cove. The art is modern and contemporary. I have been here many times and I still find the venue a maze with amazing...More

Thank Kees T
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

The exhibitions when I went were very creepy and graphic. Lots of skin and shocking art with graphic concepts. It was an interesting experience but not recommended for children. The design and book store is a good selection though. And the zeppelin is cool to...More

Thank Jack R
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