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Dox Center for Contemporary Art, Prague, Czech Republic

 
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Distance from city center: 1.8mi
erato's pictureby erato History & Culture travel tip
added on the 4th of October, 2010
A combination of very large and very small spaces characterises Dox Center for Contemporary Art best. The main hall is 7000 square feet large and its walls 100 m tall. This gives home to major exhibitions. In the tower of the building there are some little rooms for smaller exhibits.

They mostly have temporary exhibitions of young Czech and other Slavic artists. Sometimes groups of artists have joined exhibitions on a common theme. It's really great and it's always a surprise what you'll find there.    

Address:
Osadní 793/34, 170 00 Prague 7-Holešovice, Czech Republic

Opening Hours:
Wednesday to Friday and Monday: 11AM to 19PM
Weekend: 10AM to 18PM
Closed on Tuesdays

On the web:
http://www.doxprague.org/

 
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