praha market


Submission: October 15, 2021
Registration: October 15, 2021
Language: English, Czech
Location: Prague, Czech Republic
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open


International open two-phase architectural – landscape design contest focuses on one of the most remarkable areal of former Butchers market from 19th century – situated near Prague city center.

Purpose of competition is to find best solution for public spaces in whole area.

Competition subject

The Prague Market occupies more than 100 000 m2. The whole area has been protected since 1993 as an immovable cultural monument of the Czech Republic. The subject of the competition is the design of the public space of the Prague Market. The aim is to promote the quality of the public space and bring about improvements in functionality, sophistication, safety, ecology and aesthetics of the public space between the buildings that make up the market.

The estimated construction costs for the implementation are 450 to 570 million CZK without VAT. The competition will verify these estimated costs and will serve as an indicator for their possible update. It is assumed that its subsequent implementation will take place in stages and on the basis of the financial possibilities of the Prague’s budget for each year.

Competition aim

The aim of the competition is to choose and award the best design – solution to the competition subject that will meet the contracting authority requirements as presented in these competition terms and conditions, and requisites.
The aim of the competition is to find a partner for a quality project – from completing the design to its successful implementation.


The participant in the competition can be a natural or legal person or their association. As the participant is defined within the competition, they will be negotiated with and act when signing the commission.


Sum total
Total sum for prizes and sketch fees is CZK 4,750,000

First prize is CZK 1,500,000.

Second prize is CZK 1,000,000.

Third prize is CZK 750,000.

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