Nelahozeves Castle

One of Bohemia’s finest Renaissance castles, this 16th-century estate is perched above the Vltava River, 35 km from Prague. It features a permanent exhibition, gift shop, festivals, surrounding gardens, and elegant, Italian-inspired architecture.

MAIN SEASON OPENING HOURS (29. 3. 2024–31. 10. 2024) 
Wednesday–Monday: 9:00–17:00 
Closed: Tuesday

On Thursday, June 20, the entire area of Nelahozeves Castle will be closed due to a private event. We thank you for your understanding. 

Please note that entrance to the exhibition is possible with a guided tour only. On weekdays, tours start at 10:00, 12:00, 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00. On weekends, tours start at 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00 and 16:00.

Exhibition and Tours

The exhibition Private Spaces: A Noble Family at Home invites you to step back in time and experience how a Czech noble family lived in the 19th century as you walk through the private living quarters of this magnificent estate.  

Built in the second half of the 16th century

Works by Brueghel, Rubens and Veronese

Accessible by bike, train, boat or carriage


The monumental Nelahozeves, one of Bohemia’s finest Renaissance castles, is situated above the Vltava River in the charming village of Nelahozeves—steeped in rich history.


Nelahozeves Castle hosts family friendly festivals throughout the year that celebrate traditional Bohemian country life in true Renaissance splendor.

School Programs

The rich history and setting of Nelahozeves Castle provide a unique and engaging environment for educational programs.

Outdoor Activities

Explore the castle grounds and enjoy a variety of fun recreational activities.


Castle Director & Visitor Services

Radek Toms


Nelahozeves 1, 
277 51 Nelahozeves,
Czech Republic