Prague Memorials & Sculptures

National Museum Prague (Národní Muzeum)

The National Museum (Národní Muzeum) in Prague occupies two magnificent, adjacent buildings at the top of Wenceslas Square. The main building, the Historical Building of the National Museum, is set in a commanding position at the top of the square. The museum is the oldest and largest  in the Czech Republic, a monumental neo-Renaissance structure […]

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Winged Lion Memorial (Statue) in Prague

Winged Lion Memorial (Statue) in Malostranska Prague. The two metre high Winged Lion is the work of the contemporary British sculptor Colin Spofforth. The Lion was cast in bronze at the artistic foundry in Horní Kalná, Hradec Králové Region. The Lion is placed on a concrete plinth covered by Czech granite. When viewed from above, […]

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