Muzeum (Prague Metro)

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Muzeum
Prague Metro station
Praha, Muzeum, pohled zhora.JPG
Line C platform
LocationNew Town
Prague 1
Prague
Czech Republic
Coordinates50°04′47″N 14°25′52″E / 50.0796°N 14.4312°E / 50.0796; 14.4312Coordinates: 50°04′47″N 14°25′52″E / 50.0796°N 14.4312°E / 50.0796; 14.4312
Owned byDopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy
Line(s)A C
Platforms2 island platforms
Tracks4
Construction
Depth10 metres (33 ft) (Line C), 34 metres (112 ft) (Line A)
Platform levels2
ParkingNo
Bicycle facilitiesNo
History
OpenedC 9 May 1974
A 12 August 1978
Services
Preceding station   Prague Metro   Following station
Line A
toward Letňany
Line C
toward Háje
Location
Muzeum is located in Prague
Muzeum
Muzeum
Location in Prague
Muzeum is located in Greater Prague
Muzeum
Muzeum
Location in Greater Prague
Muzeum is located in Czech Republic
Muzeum
Muzeum
Location in Czech Republic
Line A part middle tunnel

Muzeum (Czech pronunciation: [ˈmuzɛ.um]) is a Prague Metro station providing the interchange between Lines A and C, and serving the National Museum. It is located at the top end of Wenceslas Square.

The Line C part was opened in 1974. It is a single hall station, 194 metres (636 ft) long and only 10 metres (33 ft) deep. Two escalators and a staircase go to the vestibule.

The Line A part was opened in 1978. It is a three-bore station with a shortened, 69-metre (226 ft) middle tunnel. It is 108 metres (354 ft) long and 34 metres (112 ft) deep. The station at Line A was damaged during the 2002 floods and station at Line C was terminus.

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