Průhonice

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Průhonice
Průhonice Castle and its park
Průhonice Castle and its park
Průhonice is located in Czech Republic
Průhonice
Průhonice
Location in the Czech Republic
Coordinates: 50°0′6″N 14°13′37″E / 50.00167°N 14.22694°E / 50.00167; 14.22694Coordinates: 50°0′6″N 14°13′37″E / 50.00167°N 14.22694°E / 50.00167; 14.22694
Country Czech Republic
RegionCentral Bohemian
DistrictPrague-West
First mentioned1187
Area
 • Total5.56 km2 (2.15 sq mi)
Elevation
306 m (1,004 ft)
Population
 (2020-01-01[1])
 • Total2,934
 • Density530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
252 43
Websitewww.pruhonice-obec.cz

Průhonice is a municipality and village in Prague-West District in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It has a population of about 3,000.

Sights[edit]

Průhonice Castle Park is one of the most significant castle parks in the Czech Republic. Since 2010 it has a status of National cultural monument. Later in 2010 it also has been included in the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites (as a part of Historic Centre of Prague).[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population of Municipalities – 1 January 2020". Czech Statistical Office. 2020-04-30.
  2. ^ "Průhonický park pronikl mezi památky UNESCO, přiřadili ho k centru Prahy" (in Czech). iDnes. 2010-08-20. Retrieved 2020-07-21.