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.
 

Armoury

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

Basic information

  • duration 70 minutes
  • max. 9 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
25. 5.–31. 5. Mon–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 6.–30. 6. Tue–Sun 10.00–17.00
10. 4.–12. 4. Fri–Sun 10.00–16.00
13. 4. Mon 10.00–16.00
14. 4.–30. 4. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
25. 5.–31. 5. Mon–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 6.–30. 6. Tue–Sun 10.00–17.00
1. 7.–31. 8. Mon–Sun 9.00–17.00
1. 9.–30. 9. Tue–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 10.–25. 10. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
28. 10. Wed 10.00–16.00
29. 10.–1. 11. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
2. 11.–19. 12. closed
20. 12. Sun 10.00–15.00
21. 12.–25. 12. closed
26. 12.–31. 12. Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Sat, Sun 10.00–15.00

Admission

Czech guide tour

  • Full 140 CZK
  • Children 0-6 years free
  • Youth 6-18 years 100 CZK
  • Family (2 full + 1-3 kids up to 15 years) 370 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 100 CZK
  • ISIC or EYCA Cards 100 CZK
  • ZTP, ZTP/P Cards free
  • ZTP/P Guide free
  • ICOMOS Card, National Museum and Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic Cards free
  • Journalist with press accreditation free
  • Free single or family NPÚ tickets free
  • Group with reservation over 15 adults 120 CZK/p
  • Group ICOMOS, ZTP, ZTP/P, NM and MK with reservation 20 CZK/p

Foreign language tour

  • Full 210 CZK
  • Children 0-6 years free
  • Youth 6-18 years 150 CZK
  • Family (2 full + 1-3 kids up to 15 years) 560 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 150 CZK
  • ISIC or EYCA Cards 150 CZK
  • ZTP, ZTP/P Cards free
  • ZTP/P Guide free
  • ICOMOS Card, National Museum and Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic Cards free
  • Journalist with press accreditation free
  • Free single or family NPÚ tickets free
  • Group with reservation over 15 adults 180 CZK/p
  • Group ICOMOS, ZTP, ZTP/P, NM and MK with reservation 20 CZK/p

Foreign language tours are offered in English and German

reservation needed for groups only