Karel Zeman


"Why do I make movies? I'm looking for terra incognita, a land on which no filmmaker has yet set foot, a planet where no director has planted his flag of conquest, a world that exists only in fairy tales." Karel Zeman

About Museum


Discover the world of Karel Zeman's fantasy! Take a ride on a flying machine, or walk around the moon like Baron Munchausen, or take the controls of the famous submarine from “The Fabulous World of Jules Verne“ …



Open daily from 10.00 to 19.00
Saský dvůr – Saská 3, 118 00 Prague 1
In Malá Strana next to the Charles Bridge. Interactive guide in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese available.




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Welcome to a world of magic

  • Visit the special effects studios of Karel Zeman, world renowned Czech master of 20th century film. See who provided the inspiration for a generation of film makers such as Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Peter Jackson, Terry Gilliam and Tim Burton. Try out how film makers made film magic in an age before computers!


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Individuals and families can visit the Museum without making a reservation. 

Tour and school groups of 10 or more persons must make a reservation before visiting the museum! Reservation also needed for additional program, e.g. animation workshops. 

You can make a reservation via phone +420 724 341 091 or via e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.">This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Interactive guide in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese and Chinese available!

We look forward to your visit!