Nové Hrady Chateau

Zámek Nové Hrady

Nové Hrady 1, 539 45 Nové Hrady

Telephone: +420 777 032 520, +420 469 325 353
Email: zamek@nove-hrady.cz
Web: www.nove-hrady.cz
GPS: 49°51'10.26"N 16°8'44.79"E
408 m above sea level

Services in the building

Space rental
Riding facility
Patisserie
number of places: 40
Restaurant
number of places: 60

A Rococo structure built in 1774-1777 by Count Jean-Antoin Harbuval de Chamaré in the style of French summer residences, frequently referred to as “Little Schönbrunn" or “Czech Versailles.” The grounds include an entrance gate and a French garden with administration buildings, a granary, and an English park with a sandstone Calvary (1767) leading to the remains of the original Gothic castle.

Information

Category chateau, museum, park, tourist attraction
Certificates and memberships Tourist stamp
Cultural monument
Style Rococo style (100%)
Services event planning and hosting, guide services in the area, Occasional concerts, sale of cycling and tourist maps of region, sale of novelties and souvenirs, sale of tourist cards, sale of tourist stamps, sales of gift certificates, space available for rent, WC, weddings and other celebrations
Staff languages Czech, English, Japanese
Accepted forms of payment Czech korunas in cash, Euro in cash, invoice (bank transfer), VISA, VISA Electron
Site grounds 100000 m2
First year open to the public 2001
Date of construction 1777
Year of latest reconstruction 2001

Tours / exhibitions

Chateau exposition
Description Exposition of Central European furniture art from baroque to cubism, a lecture about the history of the chateau, its ongoing reconstruction and visit of the main rococo hall.
Opening hours
(GMT +1)
  • June-September Mo-Su 10:00-16:00 (with guide)
  • April, May, October Sa, Su, state and other holidays (non-working days) 10:00-16:00 (with guide)

Before visiting the building we recommend checking the current opening hours on the building's website or by contacting the operator by telephone.

closed Closed right now, as per business hours
Last tour before closing: 50 min.
Sightseeing time: 50 min.
Foreign languages tour guide (English), printed guide (English, French, German, Japanese, Polish, Russian)
Exhibition specialization furniture / interior furnishings
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide ?/30
Gallery of English hats
Opening hours
(GMT +1)
  • June, September Sa, Su, state and other holidays (non-working days) 10:00-17:00
  • July, August Mo-Su 10:00-17:00

Before visiting the building we recommend checking the current opening hours on the building's website or by contacting the operator by telephone.

closed Closed right now, as per business hours
Exhibition specialization clothing / textiles / accessories / lace / shoes
Museum of Motorbikes
Description Exhibition of historical motorcycles called "Engines and pedals" from the collection of a private collector Mr. Jan Čejchan. Among the exhibits you will be able to see historical bicycles with an auxiliary engine, pre-war and post-war motorcycles and mopeds of both domestic and foreign production. The exhibition also shows the current trend - modern Apache e-bikes.
Opening hours
(GMT +1)
  • April-June, October Sa, Su, state and other holidays (non-working days) 10:00-17:00
  • July-September Mo-Su 10:00-17:00

Before visiting the building we recommend checking the current opening hours on the building's website or by contacting the operator by telephone.

closed Closed right now, as per business hours
Sightseeing time: 40 min.
Exhibition specialization historic motorcycles / automobiles / bicycles
Maze
Description Maze created from trees, 4 observation towers, an escape exit in the back part and a surprise in the middle.
Opening hours
(GMT +1)
  • June-September Mo-Su 09:00-17:00
  • April, May, October Sa, Su, state and other holidays (non-working days) 09:00-17:00

Before visiting the building we recommend checking the current opening hours on the building's website or by contacting the operator by telephone.

closed Closed right now, as per business hours
Sightseeing time: 20 min.
Gardens
Description Italian and English flower gardens, brodery Rococo garden in the front courtyard and utility gardens in the rear courtyard of the castle. Already repaired Stations of the Cross from 1767.
Opening hours
(GMT +1)
  • June-September Mo-Su 09:00-17:00
  • April, May, October Sa, Su, state and other holidays (non-working days) 09:00-17:00

Before visiting the building we recommend checking the current opening hours on the building's website or by contacting the operator by telephone.

closed Closed right now, as per business hours
Sightseeing time: 120 min.

Transport accessibility

Distance from parking lot 100 m
  • capacity personal: 50, price: 20 CZK / day
  • capacity coaches: 2
The nearest train stations
Nearest bus stop
The nearest airport
  • Pardubice (34 km)
  • Brno Tuřany (87 km)
  • Mnichovo Hradiště (112 km)

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