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Prague Convention Bureau

     

Category: Convention & Visitors Bureau




Rytirska 26
Prague, n/a 110 00
Czech Republic
Airline Service: International Air Carriers
                         Delta Air Lines

Awards / Recognition: 2013 Meeting Star Award in the category of meeting destinations awarded by Slovenian Kongres magazine

Sales Contact: Martina Fundaro
Contact Title: Sales Manager, North America
Contact Location: Regional Office
Send E-mail: martina.fundaro@pragueconvention.cz



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Description: The capital Prague is the most attractive tourist and meeting destination in the Czech Republic. The city of a hundred spires on the River Vltava is known to people from all over the world and ranks among the most beautiful cities in Europe.

Prague's location in the heart of Europe makes the city easily accessible to travelers from almost all countries.52 airlines fly to 110 destinations in 42 countries from Vaclav Havel Airport Prague, which is one of the busiest in Central Europe. Every year, 11 million passengers pass through its gates. Prague has three international railway stations and a bus station, all connected to the metro. Highway network links Prague to other significant European destinations. Due to the city's public transportation system, which is the fourth best in Europe, everything can be reached within a few minutes. Moreover, Prague is a green and very walkable destination offering a wide range of attractions in a small area. Museums, restaurants, historical monuments, relaxation and entertainment - all are literally at your arm's length.

Prague is famous for its hospitality and excellent infrastructure. Local hotels can accommodate more than 80,000 persons in more than 38,000 rooms. Prague's DMCs and PCOs provide high standard and complex services.

Prague is rich in architectonic monuments, cultural heritage and historical sights, but at the same time it is modern and dynamic. The city offers many options: you can hold a meeting in one of monumental historical palaces as well as comfortable contemporary venues. You can have a pint in traditional Czech breweries or enjoy Haute Cuisine in Michelin starred restaurants. You can take a historical tram ride or use the efficient public transportation services. All this together makes Prague an extraordinary attractive place ideal for any type of meetings and incentive programs.

Features: Audio Visual Services, Auditorium-Permanent, Bus Loading/Unloading, Bus Parking, Catering, Computer Rental, Decorating Services, IT Lines, Pre-Function Space, Security, Speaker Ready Room, Sports Arena, Storage Facilities

Off-Site Venues/Highlights:
Barrandov Studios
Barrandov Studios are one of the largest and oldest film studios in Europe. They are situated on Barrandov hill at Prague 5. All 9 stages are suitable for organizing various company and social events. The venue also offers support facilities, production rooms, make‑up rooms, dressing rooms, prop rooms and catering areas.

Dox Center
DOX Centre for Contemporary Art is an established independent institution situated in Prague-Holesovice, presenting international contemporary art, architecture and design. A unique project in the Czech republic was opened in October 2008. The total interior space is 6.250 m2; more than half is exhibition space with rooftop terrace.

Eco-technical Museum
The protected sight of the Old Waste Water Treatment Plant provides us with an option to host various social events and gatherings in an unconventional industrial interior from the Czech Industrial Art Nouveau era. Any event can be highlighted by a romantic tour of the underground areas light up by candles, sheltering the unique, more than hundred years old, steam engine machines by the Breitfield & Daněk company from 1903.

Industrial Palace
This venue is the central landmark of the entire Prague Exhibition Grounds. It is an impressive monument in the Secessionist style, completed in 1891 ‑ it is as much a technical wonder as an artistic one.

Lobkowicz Palace
Seating Capacitiy 160
The only privately owned building in the Prague Castle complex is home to the highly acclaimed Museum, Café, Midday Classic Concerts, as well as numerous elegant venues for private functions.

Municipal House
The Municipal House, a national cultural landmark, is among the most significant Art Nouveau buildings in Prague. It is located in the heart of Prague, directly neighboring the Powder Gate. Since the very beginning, this venue has been used for conventions, conferences, concerts, balls and fashion shows.

National Theatre
Constructed in 1868 in the Czech nation’s quest to demonstrate its independence and national identity, is one of the most prestigious stages in the Czech Republic, originally funded by collections of money spontaneously organized among the entire nation. Its Neo Renaissance building is home to three ensembles performing ballet, opera and drama performances there.

Prague Castle
Where else in the world can you hold an event in a venue that is not only the biggest castle in the world but at the same time the seat of a president? You can rent here for instance magnificent Spanish Hall, that is located in the North wing of the New Palace on the II. Courtyard of the Prague Castle in the neighborhood Rudolph Gallery, which was built by the Emperor Rudolf II. in the years 1602-1606 and designed by G. M. Filippi as a space for the Emperor's vast collection of sculptures.

Prague State Opera
Resides in the building which was opened with Wagner’s opera, The Mastersingers of Nürnberg. With its spacious auditorium and neo‑Rococo decoration, the building is among the most beautiful in Europe with approximately 2,400 sqm/25,836 sqft.

The Strahov Monastery
One of the oldest monasteries of the Premonstratensian Order in the world. Strahov Abbey also plays a role in the cultural life of society – with the famous Strahov Library and the reopened Strahov Picture Gallery.

Troy Château
The Troy Château in Prague is a splendid venue for social events and gala dinners. This early Baroque building is surrounded by a French park which makes it a perfect venue for any high-end function. The château, the park and the stables may all be used commercially.

Zofin Palace
Zofin palace has been a leading centre of cultural and social life in Prague since 1837. You would find here concerts by some of the world's greatest stars; assemblies of statesmen and diplomats; international congresses and conferences; presentations given by leading companies; conferences of industrialists, bankers and traders; prestigious balls and many other events.


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