We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

St. Giles Church

Husova 234/8, Prague, Czech Republic
+420 224 220 235
Call
Save
Review Highlights
A hidden gem - easily overlooked

This is a fantastic baroque style church which is well maintained. It is nothing to look at from... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
David F
,
London, England, United Kingdom
Wonderful concert in a beautiful church.

I visited this lovely baroque church for a concert this week. On the menu was the usual mix of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
WillisCornwall
,
St Buryan, United Kingdom
Read all 126 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good37%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
LOCATION
Husova 234/8, Prague, Czech Republic
Staré Město (Old Town)
CONTACT
+420 224 220 235
Write a ReviewReviews (126)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"string quartet"
in 7 reviews
"organ concert"
in 6 reviews
"classical music"
in 5 reviews
"baroque interior"
in 3 reviews
"bharta"
in 4 reviews
"ave maria"
in 2 reviews
"classical pieces"
in 2 reviews
"great organ"
in 2 reviews
"excellent concert"
in 2 reviews
"beer museum"
in 2 reviews
"old town"
in 9 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 3 reviews
"bach"
in 7 reviews
"amadeus"
in 6 reviews
"acoustics"
in 12 reviews
"chamber"
in 8 reviews
"pews"
in 5 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 70 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a fantastic baroque style church which is well maintained. It is nothing to look at from the outside and I would have missed it had they not been advertising an afternoon classical music recital. This included a four piece string quarter and an...More

Thank David F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited this lovely baroque church for a concert this week. On the menu was the usual mix of Vivaldi etc, which the musicians must wish they could very with more unusual repertoire. Sadly this would be commercial suicide. Nevertheless, the string quartet were superb...More

Thank WillisCornwall
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Was here in March. Came back again in Dec. Caught the little string quartet this time. For about $20 or 25 don't miss it. You'll regret it like I did. Nice ensemble of numbers that also includes some organ solos and a singer whose Ave...More

Thank Tom B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
See more reviews
Reviewed 23 November 2017

Love the artwork and simply enjoy it to what it is and not the hypocrisy of the religious leaders. i am always amazed at what man can do and how talented he is.

Thank Tarek D
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We booked this concert at our hotel, not really knowing what quality of music we would hear, and we were completely amazed at the standard of playing we heard. The Church itself is decorated in the baroque style, very ornate, it featured in the Miloš...More

Thank Karin W
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is a very beautiful church (they boast that scenes from the movie Amadeus were shot here) and every evening you have the opportunity to sit in centuries-old pews and hear a wonderful concert of classical pieces. It is located close to Charles Bridge and...More

Thank NyLynne
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Richly decorated Roman style church in Dominican monastery in the Old Town of Prague. In the evenings they welcome visitors for classical concerts.

Thank Elena O
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 14 September 2017

St Giles is a beautiful Church. It in Old Town on the road from Charles Bridge to the Square. It is very beautiful on the inside. The style is Baroque. We didn't spend long here, but it is definitely worth a stop. This is a...More

Thank David T
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

The church helds an absolute magnificent concert at 20:00 every evening. Suddenly the historical building fills its full purpose. Absolutly stunning.

Thank Anders B
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This is a wonderful church that is located in the Old Town and is just such an evocative building that looks absolutely superb. It's a big church with an extremely beautiful interior,richly decorated and of a night when illuminated it looks outstanding. This is one...More

Thank Neil K
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
PreviousNext
1234567
Nearby
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighbourhoods in town represents
the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is
bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický
square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle
in the background, is probably the most beautiful
square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere
of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and
squares, and stone towers blend together with the
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 646 hotels in Prague
Residence U Konicka
5 reviews
.02 km away
Savic Hotel
2,563 reviews
.07 km away
Palac U Kocku
528 reviews
.09 km away
Iron Gate Hotel & Suites
1,014 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Creme De La Creme
337 reviews
.04 km away
IL PALAZZO
574 reviews
.06 km away
Casserol
1,335 reviews
.09 km away
Cafe Ebel
546 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Czech Beer Museum
538 reviews
.03 km away
Apple Museum Prague
253 reviews
.08 km away
Church of St. Anne-Centrum Prazska Krizovatka
6 reviews
.06 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Isaac B
25 June 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from karen c | Reviewed this property |
I would book in advance as it is very busy in Prague at the moment.
0
Votes
Isaac B
25 June 2017|
Answer
Response from makealsit | Reviewed this property |
we got them as we were passing the day of the concert so yes get them before. It was truly an amazing sound
1
Vote