The Pilsner Urquell Brewery, Pilsner Urquell lager´s place of birth, is the biggest Brewery in the Czech Republic. It was grounded in 1839 as the Burghers’ Brewery. Three years later in 1842, the first batch of Pilsner lager, saw the light of day. Pilsner lager soon gained great popularity far beyond the country’s borders. Today Pilsner Urquell biers are exported to the more than 50 countries and in the brewhouses are produced almost 11 million hectolitres of beer every year. With hundreds thousands of visitors, which want to explore the story of Pilsner lager, belongs the Pilsner Urquell Brewery to the most visited tourist attraction in the Czech Republic.