The Old Town Bridge Tower

About The Old Town Bridge Tower

This tower is the at one end of Charles Bridge and the gateway to Old Town Prague. It was built the early 12th century, under Holy Roman Emperor Charles IV’s rule. The tower is a fascinating gothic structure with the most impressive 360 degree views of Prague.

General Information

Address: Karlův most Praha 1, 110 00 Praha 1, Czechia

*Located at the end of Charles Bridge

Telephone: +420724379677

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Prices & Where to Purchase Tickets

Adult: 100 czk

Children & students (7 – 26): 70 czk

Senior (65 and older): 70 czk

Children under 6 & Disabled visitors: Free

Family (2 adults & max 4 kids under 15): 250 czk

Groups (10 or more adults): 80 czk per person

International Youth Travel Card, Go Travel Card, ISIC, EYCA, ASIG: 70 czk

Prague Card Holders

Adults: 50 czk

Students: 35 czk

Combination Tickets

Option 1 (Old Town Bridge Tower, Lesser Town Bridge Tower): 150 czk

Option 2 (House at the Golden Ring, Old Town Bridge Tower, Lesser Town Bridge Tower, Powder Tower): 350 czk

Option 1 (House at the Golden Ring, Old Town Bridge Tower, Lesser Town Bridge Tower, Powder Tower): 350 czk

Option 2 (City of Prague museum, New Mill Water Tower & Powder Tower): 250 czk

Purchase tickets at the museum.

*Ticket office closes 30 minutes before the Tower.

**Valid ID required for discounted rates.

Public Transportation

Metro A – Staroměstská Stop

Tram – Staroměstská Stop

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Hours of Operation

10 am to 6 pm – Daily (November – February)

10 am to 8 pm – Daily (March & October)

10 am to 10 pm – Daily (April to September)

Useful Information

Photography is permitted without a tripod.

Children under 15 years old must be accompanied by an adult that is 18 years or older.

The tower is NOT wheelchair accessible.

There are several stairs so this attraction may not be suitable for those with mobility issues.

The tower is busy during peak times.

See the City of Prague Museum website for more information about other towers in Prague.

Attractions near the Old Town Bridge Tower

Kaiserstein Palace

Charles Bridge Museum

Charles Bridge

Lesser Town Bridge Tower

Clementinum