Prague Mirror Maze - Petřín Park

Petřínské sady, Praha 1 – Malá Strana

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Address:Petřínské sady, Praha 1 – Malá Strana
Winter heating:Yes
Wheelchair access:Yes

The Petřín Mirror Maze is one of the most popular sights of Prague for adults and children

The maze was built in 1891 according to a model of the Vyšehrad Gothic gate Peak (Špička). The building was designed as an exhibition pavilion for the General Land Centennial Exhibition. The mirror maze at Prater in Vienna most likely served as an inspiration. 

Interesting facts: 

  • On the roof of the maze, there are vanes with first names of the workers who worked at the construction in 1891; they wrote them there themselves.
  • There are 35 regular and 14 distorting mirrors.

Important: 

  • Last entrance 30 minutes before closing time

How to get there: 

  • Accessibility by public transport:
    by the Petřín funicular from the Újezd tram stop
    trams Nos. 22, 23 - Pohořelec stop
  • Nearest car parking: 
    Cark Parking Areal Strahov, Prague 6

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