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Museum of Miniatures

Strahovske nadvori 11 | Prague 1, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 233 352 371
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Unique museum - worth a visit

The exhibits are of a very unique subject matter and quite impressive! Although it is not very... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
jessstompy
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Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
Quick, Basic, But Amazing.

Situated within the grounds of the Strahov Monastery, if you miss the little lane/tunnel from the... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
Marc I
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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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The museum features miniature reproductions of works by Leonardo da Vinci, Matisse and Dali that are viewed with either a microscope or a magnifying glass.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Strahovske nadvori 11 | Prague 1, Prague, Czech Republic
Hradčany & Letná
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The exhibits are of a very unique subject matter and quite impressive! Although it is not very large, the entrance price reflects this and I would recommend a visit.

Thank jessstompy
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Situated within the grounds of the Strahov Monastery, if you miss the little lane/tunnel from the main road and enter at the far end, you'll find it at the far left hand corner of the monastery grounds. Worth a quick visit at 130kč (€5/£4.50) or...More

Thank Marc I
Reviewed 31 December 2017

You will only spend 15-20mins in here but it is really different. looking at miniature items under microscopes and magnifying glasses. The detail is incredible. Well worth a visit.

Thank Northern_traveller56
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Museum of Miniatures or rather Micrro-Miniatures is in the same complex as the Shirov Library (voted the most beautiful library in the world) and 2 stops by tram up from the Castle. It is extraordinary. There are about 40 exhibits which one looks at...More

Thank Chezz5
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

The size of it surprised me, holding about 20 exhibits of miniart. Takes about 10 minutes to go over it all, in addition to the 130kr entrance fee, plus the drag of getting there from central Prague - sums up to a pretty mediocre experience....More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something unusual, you should visit this museum. It won't take you too long as there are only two rooms but it is worth stopping by. The artist is a genius, capable of carving mosquito / insects' wings, needles, etc. A...More

Thank Lord_Ica
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Incredible miniature art which deserves to be presentated in a much better way. Not even a photo of the artist, just one page with text, hardly readable since it must been written in the 90' and than copied 25 times or so. Still the museum...More

Thank Sara L
Reviewed 29 June 2017

By share chance we saw it as walking past. Not very big but the exhibits are amazing in every aspect for the name of miniatures. Talk about the eye of the needle!!! One has to go to appreciate the saying as I have never seen...More

Thank vikingo47
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Stop by and visit the museum if you happen to be walking near the Strahov Monastery above Prague Castle. Amazing works of art so miniature that you'll use either a magnifying glass or a microscope to see the tiny works of art. Very cheap and...More

Thank Gseppe64
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

I guess you don't need a big space to house such tiny miniatures. But, honestly, I was expecting a little more. There some exhibits you look at through a magnifying glass and others you look at through a microscope. I generally found the microscope one...More

Thank mercedes71
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