Holiday in the CR:CZeCOTTourmapsEast BohemiaUNESCOCzech inspirationActive holidayTimetablesGEOFUN
loading...
Tourist navigator
Viki
Official tourist portal of Pardubice region
Czech Republic
Partly cloudy 12°C
the weather

Weather - Pardubice

19.10. (11:00)
today
Partly cloudy
12°C
20.10.
tomorrow
Partly cloudy
19°C/12°C
21.10.
ThursdayOccasional rain
18°C/9°C
22.10.
FridayCloudy
10°C/6°C
Source: Weather Meteocentrum

košíkMuseum of Paper Models - Police nad Metují

Czech Muzeum papírových modelů

Tyršova 341, 549 54 Police nad Metují

Telephone: +420 777 828 657
Email: info@mpmpm.cz
Web: mpmpm.cz
Facebook: www.facebook.com/MuzeumPapiro...
GPS: 50°32'6.98"N 16°13'56.17"E (437 m above sea level)

The Museum of paper models was opened in 2012 in Police nad Metují and became the second oldest museum of paper models in the world. Apart from small private museums, with more than 1,200 exhibits it is the largest permanent exhibitor of paper models in the Czech Republic.It presents the development of paper modelling from the oldest known paper cut-outs from the 16th century through models from the magazine ABC to contemporaries... Full description

The Museum of paper models was opened in 2012 in Police nad Metují and became the second oldest museum of paper models in the world. Apart from small private museums, with more than 1,200 exhibits it is the largest permanent exhibitor of paper models in the Czech Republic.It presents the development of paper modelling from the oldest known paper cut-outs from the 16th century through models from the magazine ABC to contemporaries. It exhibits works not only by modellers from the Czech Republic but also from Poland, Slovakia and Germany.

Affiliated buildings

Back to object information

Information

Category museum
Certificates and memberships Tourist stamp
Services Bicycle boxes, children's corner, event planning and hosting, free WiFi, night-time walking tours, sale of novelties and souvenirs, sale of specialised literature, sale of tourist cards, sale of tourist stamps, snacks, space available for rent, WC
Staff languages Czech, Polish
Accepted forms of payment Czech korunas in cash, VISA, VISA online payment
First year open to the public 2012
Year of latest reconstruction 2012
Distance from parking lot 0 m (own)
  • capacity personal: 40, free
  • capacity coaches: 5, free

Tours / exhibitions

Description The history of paper modelling. Over 300 models by authors from the Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia.
Opening hours
(GMT +2)
  • year round Mo-Su 9:00-12:00 13:00-17:00 (independently without guide)
  • year round all day (only to order)

Before visiting the building we recommend checking the current opening hours on the building's website or by contacting the operator by telephone.

Exhibition specialization models / model-making

Availability

Distance from parking lot 0 m (own)
  • capacity personal: 40, free
  • capacity coaches: 5, free
Bus/tram stop 0 m
The nearest train stations
Nearest bus stop
The nearest airport
  • Pardubice (68 km)
  • Copernicus (79 km)
  • Mnichovo Hradiště (88 km)

Events in object

Past events

2016

2014

Find your activity