About us


The Franz Kafka Museum opened in the summer of 2005 in the remarkable Herget Brickworks on the Lesser-Town bank of the Vltava River. Franz Kafka was born in Prague on July 3, 1883, died in a sanatorium in Kierling on June 3, 1924, and was buried in the New Jewish Cemetery in Prague – Strašnice on June 11.


The exhibition consists of two sections – Existential Space and Imaginary Topography.
The museum is open daily between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.