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trip planner Český Krumlov - castle and chateau castle, chateau, museum

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Zámek 59, 381 01 Český Krumlov

The castle was built in the first half of 13th century and belonged to the south Bohemian noble House Rožmberk. The castle has typical renaissance features although later it had been adapted in baroque style. The castle consists... Full description

The castle was built in the first half of 13th century and belonged to the south Bohemian noble House Rožmberk. The castle has typical renaissance features although later it had been adapted in baroque style. The castle consists of older Lower Castle with tall cylindrical tower and newer Upper Castle. Three-level bridge connects the castle with a castle theatre with original decorations and technique. The summer theatre is famous for the revolving platform.

Telephone: +420 380 704 721
Email: ceskykrumlov@npu.cz
Web: https://www.zamek-ceskykrumlo...
GPS: 48°48'46.31"N 14°18'49.95"E
498 m above sea level

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Category castle, chateau, museum
Certificates and memberships Tourist stamp
National cultural monument
Services guide services in the area, space available for rent
Staff languages Czech, English, German
Accepted forms of payment Czech korunas in cash
Distance from parking lot 440 m
  • capacity personal: 230, price: 220 CZK / day

Tours / exhibitions

Guided tour I
Description A visit to the chateau chapel of Saint George, from which you stroll through the extensive Rozemberk hall into four Rozemberk Renaissance rooms with original wall paintings and wooden coffered ceilings. Around the Rozemberk coat of arms hall leads a path along the stairs to the second floor of the chateau, where a tour of the 18th century Schwarzenberk Baroque apartments ensues with interiors equipped with original furnishings. The tour ends in the Rococo Masquerade Hall.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech, English, German), printed guide (Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish)
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 8/45
Guided tour II
Description History of the Schwarzenberg family. It includes a visit to the Schwarzenberg portrait gallery. Another part of the tour is devoted to the interior of the so-called Schwarzenberg apartment from the 19th century, which familiarises visitors with the everyday life of the chateau residence in the previous century. A tour of the apartment of Princess Eleonor of Schwarzenberg connects to it. Furthermore, a picture gallery and Cloak Bridge. The tour ends on the chateau courtyard.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech, English, German), printed guide (Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish)
Exhibition specialization regional history
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 8/25
Baroque Theatre
Description The Baroque theatre represents the advanced Baroque scene. The original theatre fund is preserved in the realia of question - the building itself, the auditorium, the orchestra pit, the stage, stage technology etc.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech, English, German)
Exhibition specialization theatre / stage design
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 4/20
Guided tour III
Exhibition specialization visual arts
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide ?/20
Tower
Václav's cellars and Máselnice - cancelled
Description International exhibitions on ceramic design held on a regular basis.
Open to public cancelled
Exhibition specialization ceramics
Column hall - cancelled
Description Seasonal art exhibits.
Open to public cancelled
Exhibition specialization visual arts
Chateau gardens
Castle museum
Description Rare objects from the chateau depository, which remind us of the most important events related to the Rozmbergs, Eggenbergs and Schwarzenbergs who owned the Krumlov estate.
Foreign languages descriptions (Czech)
Audio guide Czech

Availability

Distance from parking lot 440 m
  • capacity personal: 230, price: 220 CZK / day
Bus/tram stop 1 km
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