Ema Heap – the city roof

Ema Heap – the city roof

Visit the highest point of Ostrava and get the best view of the city centre and the Ostrava region. If the weather allows, you may overlook all the region from the Beskydy to the Jeseníky mountains. Learn about the development of Ostrava and explore the remains of coal mining.   

  • Length of the Tour: 90 minutes/2 km
  • Start of the Tour: main square (Masaryk square) at the Ostrava Museum
  • End of the Tour: New Town Hall´s tower

What you visit and what you learn

  • The foundation of the city and its oldest sights
  • The discovery of coal and coal mining
  • The birth of an industrial city
  • Old mines and coal mining remains
  • Life of miners Ema Heap and stories of the places visible from the top


  • Group up to 10 people – 2500 CZK
  • Group over 10 people – 250 CZK/person

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