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Villa Tugendhat

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Address: Chernopolni 237/45, Brno 613 00, Czech Republic
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+420 515 511 015
10:00 - 18:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

This modernist landmark is an outstanding example of the international...

This modernist landmark is an outstanding example of the international architectural style that flourished in 1920s Europe.

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Probably THE sight in Brno. This house is a true gem wehn it comes to modernist architecture. The tour through the actual villa has to be booked 2 months in advance - for a... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2016
Graz, Austria
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Graz, Austria
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Probably THE sight in Brno. This house is a true gem wehn it comes to modernist architecture. The tour through the actual villa has to be booked 2 months in advance - for a minimum. If you try to visit the villa rather last-minute, you can take at least the garden tour for 50 CK, which is a reasonable price... More 

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Rome, Italy
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79 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I got my booking in a month in a half before, and still had to reserve two different tours, one in Czech for me and one in English for the wife: fortunately, on the day, it turned out we were both able to do the English tour, and a great experience it was. Second piece of advice, read Simon Mawer's... More 

Thank SJWilson
Czech Republic
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Architectural icon in functionalist style. It was completely renovated in 2012 and now in totally amazing condition with very good tour guide that can talk about any detail. On beautiful days you can enjoy stunning views on the city. It left me speechless. Be aware that the booking should be done very early in advance. It is famous and all... More 

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Real interesting structure with soul. Has been build in 1930 with futuristic design and advanced technologic solutions. Really liked it.

Thank Vlad S
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2016

My main reason for coming to Brno was to visit the Villa Tugendhat! The house was designed by the famous Bauhaus architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe for Fritz Tugendhat and his wife Greta. Mies van der Rohe even designed the furniture for the Villa with the Tugendhat chair and the Brno chair still being sold today. The Villa is... More 

4 Thank keeweeset
Mlada Boleslav, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2016

Mohu více než doporučit tuto skvostnou nadčasovou vilu, která vám vezme dech. Nestačí ale dívat se na ni jen z ulice. je potřeba projít si všechna zákoutí a nechat se oslnit výhledem z tohoto překrásného místa, jehož historie není jednoduchá. I can more than recommend this magnificent timeless villa, which will take your breath away. But not enough to look... More 

1 Thank TerezaFr
Brno, Czech Republic
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101 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016

As a local, I have to say the place is really nicely renewed and they are taking a good care of it. Last time there was an option to choose between two options: Enter just the gardens and walk around for like 50 Kč (2 USD) or have complete visit for about 500 Kč (20 USD) with ability to sneak... More 

1 Thank hondras007
Boulder, Colorado
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2016

An architectural pearl in Brno. Must see. I have been there in past a tried to get a tour with my husband when we had to come to town on short notice. We were not able to get a tour during the whole week we stayed. There is a book inspired ( pretty closely) by the events surrounding this building... More 

1 Thank geripal1656
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2016

This place is a mandatory stop for all enthusiasts of architecture and design. At that time when this villa was built, it is and extremely far-sighted construction with and incredible attention to details and functionality. This is clearly a great Czech gem that should not be missed when visiting Brno. Fully recommend :)

1 Thank Kamil S
Prague, Czech Republic
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2016

Even if you are not a fan of functionalist architecture, you will appreciate the details in Villa Tugendhat, many of which were very progressive at the time. Beautiful garden, stunning view of the city. Definitely worth a visit, but reserve ahead of time.

1 Thank Michele L

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