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Zlata ulichka u Daliborky 13, Prague 119 00, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s located after you exited the golden lane. It’s a medieval prison and as well as a defensive tower. As you descended the steps into the tower you will see there are numerous types of cages for prisoners. There are also various types of weapons...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

15th century tower, used as a prison, prisoners were often left to starve to death. It served as a prison until 1781. You can access the prison with you Prague Castle ticket.

Thank Ann281
Reviewed 10 August 2018

The Daliborka is part of the palace tour. It's a rather small room you go down to see some old torture devices. A little creepy to think about people doing this in the old days.

Thank bcsystems
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Hey simple but effective display. It’s in a former dungeon which a small room and it is unpleasant. Narrow staircase you can’t pass on it.

Thank johncS9706VI
Reviewed 5 July 2018

To us, Prague lost many chances to educate visitors throughout the Prague Castle complex, but no more so than at this spot. With little signage to bring the torture devices into focus, Daliborka Tower has been reduces to a curiosity as people pause a few...More

1  Thank DSC-NOVA
Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

You only peek thru a gate and see one room. You enter nothing. We have Prague card so was free for us, but if you have to pay, do not pay.

1  Thank TBMARE
Reviewed 18 February 2018

this is a very short tour but i found it to be one of the better sites on the prague castle tout and come at the end of the visit hard to believe that we lived in a world that tortured people then and still...More

1  Thank bas t
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Located at the end of Golden Lane (Zlatá ulička) Daliborka tower was a prison. One of it’s prisoners was knight Dalibork whose name gave a name to the tower. Present exhibition depicts prison life: tortures instruments, stone well where prisoners died of hunger and etc.

1  Thank Elena O
Reviewed 8 September 2017

One of the castle towers of Prague Castle, this tower was turned into a dungeon and prison in the 15th century. The tower is named after one of its first prisoners, Dalibor the knight. The unusual round prison also hosts a variety of torture devices...More

Thank MaryKop
Reviewed 8 January 2016

This tower was a prison and a place for torture. Here you can see instruments and human cages. The place is a bit scary and has a real historical atmosphere, so you can get vivid feelings and emotions. You can get here from Golden Lane...More

1  Thank Светлана А
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