Nelahozeves Castle

Opening Hours

Monday - Closed
Tuesday - Sunday: 09:00 - 17:00
Visit to the exhibition is possible with an hourly guided tour only.

The castle will be closed on the 28th of July due to a private event.

 
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Exhibition

Private Spaces: A Noble Family at Home

Step back in time and experience how a noble family lived in the 19th century. Walk through the private living quarters of this magnificent estate. The historic furnishings include works by Brueghel, Rubens, Veronese and more.

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Festivals

Nelahozeves Castle is famous for its family-friendly festivals that celebrate traditional Bohemian country life. Pottery, Pumpkin and Christmas Advent festivals feature local crafts, music, games, performances and a wide variety of food, wine and homemade specialties.

 
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School Programs

The rich history of Nelahozeves Castle, its surroundings, and items from The Lobkowicz Collections are used as tools to enhance school curriculum.

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History

 Nelahozeves Castle was built for Florian Griesbeck von Griesbach (1504-1588), the private secretary and close adviser to Emperor Ferdinand I. Taking over 60 years to build, the family’s financial difficulties forced the sale of the encumbered estate to Polyxena, 1st Princess Lobkowicz.

 
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Contact

Admissions
+420 724 557 617

Nelahozeves 1
277 51 Nelahozeves
Czechia