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Discovery


Tours


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Kepler’s Prague:


Music of the spheres


Unearth the connection between music and the


orbits of planets in the city of a hundred spires


Accompanied by author, broadcaster and Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society, Jane


Green, guests will discover what remains of the legacy of astronomers Johannes Kepler


and Tycho Brahe, and explore the medieval centre of Prague and its surrounding regions


CZECH REPUBLIC


Tour highlights include


k A guided walking tour of Prague’s


medieval Old Town

k A day devoted to the Castle District of Prague


k A trip to the village of Nelahozeves,


birthplace of the composer Antonin Dvorak
and home to the fine Renaissance palace
of the Lobkowicz family

k Exploring Benatky Castle,
where Tycho Brahe lived
k A visit to the National Technical Museum
and its fascinating astronomical section,
as well as Tyn Church where Kepler’s
mentor Tycho Brahe is buried.

In partnership with Kirker Holidays

Departing:
14 April 2020
14 September 2020
6 days for £1,968 (approx $2,499)

To book call +44 207 593 2284


( UK opening hours Mon to Fri 9am-6pm GMT Sat 9am-4pm GMT)


Or email culturaltours@kirkerholidays.com

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