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The Dark Shadows of the Old Town Walking Tour

Discover the legends, mysteries and ghost tales of Prague Old Town

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The Dark Shadows of the Old Town Walking Tour

Mysterium Tours
Mysterium Tours
In Staré Město (Old Town) you can experience a great number of legends and ghost stories of historical Prague. This city walk takes you through the cobblestone streets and narrow alleys of Old Town and the Jewish Quarter. Accompanied by a professional storyteller and actor (in Gothic costuming), the many stories and legends will come to life!
Starting time
Meeting point
At the Cartier store / Czech tourism office in the Old Town Square, Prague 1 (Staromestské námestí 934/5)
2 hours
Guide language

The highlights

  • Discover the legends and ghost stories of Old Town & Jewish Town
  • Guided by a professional storyteller & actor in Gothic costume
  • Walk through the narrow alleys and historic streets of Prague
  • Experience the eerie stories and legends of Prague
  • Suitable for children from the age of 6

What you'll experience

Throughout the centuries many haunting stories and legends have arisen in Prague. The narrow alleys of Old Town in particular lend themselves well to creepy events that over time have turned into haunting legends and myths. With this Ghost Walk you'll experience the mysteries, stories and legends of Prague in a unique way, a professional actor & storyteller dressed in Gothic costuming will truly bring the stories to life!

Walk through Prague by night and marvel at the eerie stories that come to life. The storyteller takes you through the narrow alleys, past the medieval houses in Old Town and the eerie cemeteries of the Jewish Quarter. You'll see interesting places like the Týn Church, the Old Jewish Cemetery and the Astronomical Clock, where you'll experience the tales and legends of Prague.

This tour does not include paranormal investigation, access to interiors of sites visited and no “jump scare” actors.


  • A professional English speaking storyteller and actor
  • Engaging stories and legends told in a unique way
The Dark Shadows of the Old Town Walking Tour
The Dark Shadows of the Old Town Walking Tour



Based on 2 reviews

Nice informative walk with exciting stories, told by an enthusiastic guide
Leuke informatieve wandeling met spannende verhalen, verteld door een enthousiaste gids
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Long stories / legends, in half an hour 250 meters walked and stopped four (!) times. Never again.
Langdradige verhalen/legendes, in half uur 250 meter gelopen en vier(!) keer gestopt. Nooit meer.
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Mysterium Tours

Mysterium Tours

Mysterium Tours is an international company made of professional actors and storytellers in gothic costuming, aimed to share and tell medieval tales and mysterious stories while guiding and strolling the old towns alleys. If you're looking for a truly unique experience the Mysterium Tours offer you an engaging way to discover the city.

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