Josefov is a walkable neighborhood that's popular for its restaurants and bars. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the riverfront, while others visit for the local theater. A stay at one of Josefov's hotels makes it easy to venture out into the greater Prague area.
Sightseeing around Josefov
The area's storied past is told through the monuments and historic sites, while local museums and theaters add a sense of refinement. Browse the collections at Spanish Synagogue, Klausen Synagogue, or Ceremonial Hall. You can attend a show at National Marionette Theatre, Rudolfinum, and Theatre Ungelt. Old-New Synagogue, St. Nicholas Church at the Old Town Square, and Astronomical Clock are significant monuments. Learn about the local history at Old Jewish Cemetery, Kinsky Palace, and St. Agnes Convent. Create some family memories at LunaPark and Prague Zoo.
Popular things to do in the area include shopping and being pampered at a spa. An enjoyable day at the park is awaiting you at Wallenstein Palace Gardens, Kampa Park, or Royal Garden and Belvedere. Looking for a little retail therapy? Consider a shopping trip to Havelská Market, Palladium Shopping Centre, and Lucerna Arcade. A visit to Generali Arena, Lucerna Palace, or Stvanice Stadium won't disappoint either.
A few of the area's most popular attractions are Old Town Square, Prague Castle, and Charles University. Maisel Synagogue, Pinkas Synagogue, and Stone Bell House are other must-sees.
Getting around Josefov
Ready to get out and explore the city? Staromestska Station is the closest metro station.
The closest major airport is Prague (PRG-Vaclav Havel), located 6.8 miles (11 km) from Josefov.