International workshop on scientific use, digitization and preserving astronomical photographic records
Location – transport
The International Workshop on AstroPlate2014 will take place in Vila Lanna.
Vila Lanna is a neo-renaissance building from 1913, protected by the Government Heritage Fund, located in a private garden. Since 1957, it belongs to the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic. Reconstructed to serve as a unique accommodation facility for guests of the Academy and to host small-size meetings.
Vila Lanna, V Sadech 1, 160 00 Prague 6 (GPS: 50° 6′ 9.022″N, 14° 24′ 25.341″E)
How to reach the Academy residence Vila Lanna
From the airport to Vila Lanna we suggest to take bus no. 119 to final stop at Nadrazi Veleslavin and then Metro to Hradcanska and then 5 min by foot.
Ticket is 32 CZK and there is kiosk in the arrival hall and vendor machines
Or AAA taxi following the procedure here
this can be to Lanna about 400 CZK you can pay with card.
If you travel by train, you can arrive to main station or station Holešovice. Both stations are on red metro line (C), we suggest to go to Museum metro station and to change to the green line (A) and to get off at Hradčanska. From Hradčanska it is 500m to Vila Lanna. See the map below. You will need 26Kc ticket.
How to reach pension Marna
We suggest to go to Dejvicka (metro A or 119 bus from airport) and walk approx 20 min. You can follow directions on the map below.
Prague Public Transport
For transport in Prague you can use metro, trams and buses. You need to buy a ticket and mark it before using vehicle. There are any ticket machines on each stop, but you need coins. If you don`t have coins, you can buy a ticket in kiosks. More informations are here: