Gothic castle (basic tour I.)

The tour is aimed at the oldest part of the castle (gothic cellars, chapel, renaissance chambers (such as bedroom, dining room) and armoury.) In the tour, there are 93 stairs.

Pohled z parku

Cellar Rooms
Ground floor of the early gothic guard castle with a unique gothic vault, which has never been repaired, from the 13th century.

Hunting Hall
A room with hunting trophies and preserved timbered wall and a casette ceiling dating back to the time of the renaissance reconstruction in the middle of the 16th century.

Dining Room
A renaissance table set with pewteryware, wallcarpet from the turn of the 16th to the 17th century.

Study Room
An interior with renaissance furnishing, the oldest preserved book in Horšovský Týn from 1521.

Great Hall
It used to be a representation hall, nowadays, it is a picture gallery – paintings from the Venetian school from the 16th century and murals which were transfered.

Room in front of the chapel
A connecting room of the living wing and the castle chapel, paintings of the saints.

Castle chapel
An early gothic bishop's chapel built by the Burgundy build-workshop in the middle of the 13th century, unique gothic ribbed vault – pearl of the bohemian early gothic style, and murals.


Exhibition is divided into three rooms – 1. Hountingweapons, 2. Oriental Weapons, 3. War Weapons

Basic information

  • duration 70 minutes
  • max. 23 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 1.–30. 6. closed
1. 7.–31. 8. Mon–Sun 9.00–17.00
1. 9.–31. 12. closed

Lunch break: 12:15 - 12:45


  • Adults 25-65 years 170 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 140 CZK
  • Youth 18-25 years 140 CZK
  • Persons with disabilities with valid identification card/certificate 140 CZK
  • Children 6-18 years 70 CZK
  • Children under 6 years free
  • Person accompanying a disabled person free
  • Person accompanying a school group of 15 pupils/students free
  • Tour guide accompanying a group of at least 15 persons free
  • Free single NPÚ tickets free
  • Free family NPÚ tickets free
  • NPÚ-card free
  • „Náš člověk“-card* free
  • National Museum-card* free
  • ICOMOS-card* free
  • Journalist with press accreditation* free
  • * Offer available for cardholder only

Foreign language tours are offered in English and German

reservation needed for groups only