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Prague Zizkov Quarter Celebrate 125th Anniversary Of Rising Its Status

24 April 2006, 13:45 - Travel
Central Prague quarter called Zizkov is going to celebrate its 125th anniversary of elevation status from village to town during May. One-week celebration (22 May - 25 May) will include ride by the historical tram, full lighting of the Zizkov TV tower or the reconstruction of arrival of Austrian Emperor Franz Joseph I with his own edict rising the Zizkov's status.

The quarter joined the so/called Greater Prague in 1922. The quarter is known to tourist thanks to lots of pubs located there and its close proximity to the center. More information on the celeration: official homepage (only in Czech).

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