Museum of Communism

About the Museum of Communism​

This museum displays information about the Communist era in Czechoslovakia between February putsch (1948) and the Velvet Revolution (1989). This includes detailed information about the day to day life, education, propaganda in the media, the army, the police, the courts, and other institutes of repression. Visitors can learn about the totalitarian regime, the Iron Curtain, and see artifacts, interviews, and photographs during this time period.  

General Information

Address: V Celnici 1031/4, Prague

Telephone: +420224212966


Prices & Where to Purchase Tickets

Adults: 290 czk

Children under 10: Free

Students (with valid ID): 250 czk

Senior (65 and older): 270 czk

Family (2 adults & 2 children): 600 czk + 190 czk for each additional child

Purchase tickets at the museum.

Public Transportation

Metro B – Náměstí Republiky 

Tram – Náměstí Republiky

prague transportation

Hours of Operation


9 am to 9 pm – Daily


December 24

Useful Information

This museum may not be suitable for small children.

There are several boards with information printed on them which can take some time to read.

Information is printed in Czech and English.

Most visitors spend between 1 – 2 hours here.

Attractions near the Museum of Communism

Municipal House (classical concerts)

The Powder Tower

Palladium Shopping Centre 

Communism museum