Terezin tour including admission ticket from Prague
History & heritage tours

Terezin tour including admission ticket from Prague

Availability: Every day
Duration: up to 4 hours
Language: English , Italian , French , Spanish , German , Russian
Mobile voucher accepted
Do this because
  • Visit the Concentration Camp and places which are connected with World War II
  • Join a guided walking tour and hear the stories connected with Terezin
  • Enjoy the comfortable minibus transfer from Prague to Terezin and back
What to expect

During this tour, which includes the admission tickets, a certified guide will show you Terezin Concentration Camp and its most significant places.

Terezin is located approximately ninety miles north of Prague and was originally built in 1780 by Emperor Joseph II of Austria and named after his mother, Empress Maria Theresa. Terezin consisted of the Big Fortress and the Small Fortress. The Big Fortress was surrounded by ramparts and contained barracks. However, Terezin had not been used as a fortress since 1882.

Terezin changed dramatically when the Nazis renamed it Theresienstadt and sent the first Jewish transports there in November 1941. The Nazis sent approximately 1,300 Jewish men on two transports to Theresienstadt. These workers made up the Aufbaukommando (construction detail), later known in the camp as AK1 and AK2. The largest and most serious problem these work groups faced was metamorphosing a town that in 1940 held approximately 7,000 residents into a concentration camp which needed to hold about 35,000 to 60,000 people.

At the end of the visit you will be brought back to Krizovnicke Square in Prague.

Read more
What's included
  • Tour guide
  • Bus transfer from Prague Křižovnické Square to Terezin and back
  • Admission ticket to Terezin Small Fortress
What's not included
  • Beverages
Reduced price
  • Child (0-14): reduced
Where

Karlův most, Karlův most, 110 00 Praha 1, Czechia

Meeting point:

Meet your guide at 1.30pm at Křižovnické náměstí, in front of the statue of Charles IV, Praha 1. The guide will be holding an open blue and white umbrella.

What to remember
  • Please wear Comfortable shoes. In case of rain please bring an umbrella
Read more
When
  • Every day at 1.30pm
Read more
Provider
Get Prague Guide Michal Vesely
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100 % refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

You might also like

Walking tours

Although Terezín was not an extermination camp, more than 33,000 people (primarily Jews) perished wi...

Wine & beer tasting

Taste some legendary Czech Republic beers on a combined 3-hour bar tour with dinner. Visit two Pragu...

Museums

If you want to explore the Old Town Square, Wenceslas Square, and the spectacular Prague National Mu...

Day trips & excursions

Thanks to its gorgeous church, Kutná Hora is a perfect place to visit from Prague. Visit this beauti...

Castle & palace tours

Explore the Prague Castle complex at your own pace and save time by using a convenient minibus trans...

Attraction passes

Avoid the long lines to buy admission tickets to Prague Castle, Astronomical Clock Tower and Nationa...

Cruises and boat tours

Enjoy Prague's highlights from a unique perspective, while relaxing on a cruise down the Vltava Rive...

Attractions & monuments

Waiting in line to visit a clock is a paradox of wasted time folding in upon itself. Of course, when...

Wine & beer tasting

Take part in an unforgettable experience! Mix pub crawling with exercising and visiting Prague durin...

Castle & palace tours

After being collected by your friendly local guide from your central Prague accommodation, you will ...