Prague's Jewish Quarter
Jewish Quarter Prague
walking tour
This educational, yet relaxing tour offers an opportunity to learn about Prague's Jewish history and heritage. Our colleagues Yvonne and Anna are passionate historians and specialists on their subjects. Prague's Jewish Quarter, with its beautiful synagogues, is one of the best preserved in Europe and visiting with a local expert is a meaningful experience. You will learn about the fascinating Jewish history as well as about current Jewish life.
Engaging approach with academical background
Don't worry about too much walking, all sights are close to each other and there is always a chance to sit and relax indoors. During the three hours-long tour, you will visit all of the synagogues as well as the Medieval Jewish cemetery and Holocaust memorial. Our tours are based on historical research, rather than legends and myths. Our tours are known for their high historical value which is shared in a passionate and engaging way.
''Dear Yvonne, you made me great pleasure during the fascinating and instructive tour you did for us in the Jewish Quarter of Prague. I learned a lot from you. I was amazed to meet a student who already knows so much. I was impressed by your knowledge, wisdom, generosity, and excellent rhetoric.''
Israel J. Yuval
Professor of Jewish History
Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Tour options

Families and students will always receive a discount.
The price of the tour does not include the entrance to the Jewish Museum sights.

To avoid the largest crowds and ensure smooth experience, we recommend starting your visit either at 9 AM or afternoon.
Our guides
You will be guided by passionate young professionals.
  • Anna Benda
    Journalist, educator
    Anna, a history teacher, journalist, and lecturer at the Jewish Museum in Prague, focuses on Jewish history, religion, and traditions. Engaging various age groups, she enjoys writing articles about Jewish culture and covers the history and contemporary life of European Jewish communities. Anna previously interned at the Czech House in Jerusalem and organized activities at Moishe House during her residency.
  • Yvonne Penkavova
    Historian, Influencer
    Yvonne Penkavova, a historian and researcher from Charles University in Prague, has harbored a lifelong passion for Jewish history and heritage. Her enthusiasm for sharing knowledge with friends and family led her to become a licensed guide at the Jewish Museum in Prague. Beyond guiding, Yvonne utilizes social media to raise awareness about our country's rich Jewish heritage. Additionally, she actively contributes as a speaker and lecturer in various Jewish organizations in Europe and Israel.

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