Kunratice (Prague)

Kunratice is a municipal district (městská část) and cadastral area (katastrální území) in Prague. It is located in the southern part of the city. As of 2008, there were 8,089 inhabitants living in Kunratice.

Kunratice

Kunratice
Municipal District of Prague
Cadastral Area of Prague
Church of St. James the Great in Kunratice
Church of St. James the Great in Kunratice
Flag of Kunratice
Flag
Coat of arms of Kunratice
Coat of arms
Location of Kunratice in Prague
Location of Kunratice in Prague
Coordinates: 50°0′48″N 14°29′8″E / 50.01333°N 14.48556°E / 50.01333; 14.48556Coordinates: 50°0′48″N 14°29′8″E / 50.01333°N 14.48556°E / 50.01333; 14.48556
CountryCzech Republic
RegionPrague
DistrictPrague 4
Government
 • MayorIvana Kabelová
Area
 • Total8.10 km2 (3.13 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
 • Total8,089
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
148 00
Websitehttp://www.praha-kunratice.cz

The first written record of Kunratice is from the 13th century. The village became part of Prague in 1968.

In 1990, a bronze bust of TGM, the work of sculptor Vincenzo Makovský from 1935 (twice removed in 1940 and 1950) was restored in the central square of President Masaryk.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ PRECLÍK, Vratislav. Masaryk a legie (Masaryk and legions), first issue, váz. kniha, 219 pages, vydalo nakladatelství “Paris” Karviná, Žižkova 2379 (734 01 Karviná) ve spolupráci s Masarykovým demokratickým hnutím (In association with the Masaryk Democratic Movement, Prague, CZ), 2019, ISBN 978-80-87173-47-3, pp.17 – 25, 33 – 45, 70 – 76, 159 – 184, 187 – 199

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