Gotic castle (I. basic tour)

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. 23 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 1.–29. 3. closed
30. 3.–18. 4. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
19. 4.–21. 4. Fri–Sun 10.00–16.00
22. 4. Mon 10.00–16.00
23. 4.–30. 4. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 5.–31. 5. Tue–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 6.–30. 6. Tue–Sun 9.00–17.00
1. 7.–31. 8. Mon–Sun 9.00–17.00
1. 9.–30. 9. Tue–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 10.–27. 10. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
28. 10. Mon 10.00–16.00
29. 10.–25. 12. closed
26. 12.–29. 12. Thu–Sun 10.00–15.00
30. 12. Mon 10.00–15.00
31. 12. Tue 10.00–15.00

Admission

Tour in Czech during opening hours

  • Adults 120 CZK
  • Children up to 6 years Free
  • Children 6–18 years 80 CZK
  • Students under 26 years 80 CZK
  • Seniors over 65 years 80 CZK
  • Family admission (max. 2 adults and 3 children up to 18) 310 CZK
  • ISIC, ITIC, EYCA, EUROBEDS card holders 80 CZK
  • ZTP card holders 80 CZK
  • ZTP card holders up to 18 years, ZTP/P card holders and ZTP/P guides Free
  • ICOM, ICOMOS members, AMG members, NPÚ mand National museum employees, accredited journalists Free
  • Groups of ZTP/P, ZTP up to18 years and preschool children 20 CZK

Tour in Czech outside the opening hours

  • basic 240 CZK
  • reduced 160 CZK
  • Free entry for all common categories is not provided

Tour in English / German during opening hours

  • Adults 180 CZK
  • Children up to 6 years 120 CZK
  • Children 6–18 years 120 CZK
  • Students under 26 years 120 CZK
  • Senior over 65 years 120 CZK
  • Family admission (max. 2 adults and 3 children up to 18) 470 CZK
  • ISIC, ITIC, EYCA, EUROBEDS card holders 120 CZK
  • ZTP card holders 120 CZK
  • ZTP card holders up to 18 years, ZTP/P card holders and ZTP/P guides Free
  • ICOM, ICOMOS members, AMG members, NPÚ mand National museum employees, accredited journalists Free
  • Groups of ZTP/P, ZTP up to18 years and preschool children 20 CZK

Tour in English / German outside the opening hours

  • basic 360 CZK
  • reduced 240 CZK
  • Free entry for all common categories is not provided

reservation needed for groups only