Dancing House, Prague

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Aptly named Dancing House is one of the more unusual buildings in the city center, a modern glass structure surrounded by Gothic and Baroque architecture. Designed by architects Vlado Milunic and Frank Gehry, the curvy glass tower appears clutched against a more upright structure, making the combination look like a pair of dancers. Nicknamed the "Fred and Ginger Building" after the celebrated dance duo, the building caused controversy in the 1990s, as some critics felt it did not accord well with the surrounding architectural styles. Visit the top floor, which houses a restaurant and offers views stretching all the way to the city's famous castle. Put Dancing House on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Prague online trip itinerary builder.
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  • The most beautiful view of the city and the extraordinary building is fascinating. Tickets to visit the roof are very cheap and includes some delicious drinks on the balcony. The place to visit...  more »
  • its a nice place to go to because of the view...because of an event on the larger floor below, we went to the top which allows both indoor and outdoor drink/eat...however these were fairly small...  more »

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