16 Sights in Český Krumlov, Czechia (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Český Krumlov, Czechia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 16 sights are available in Český Krumlov, Czechia.

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1. Městský pivovar

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The Town Brewery is a Renaissance building of a former brewery, founded by the municipality, located in Široká Street in Český Krumlov. The building consists of two houses. Široká Nos. 70 and 71. The second building was created by the Renaissance reconstruction of medieval houses in 1578–1605 according to the design of the Italian architect Domenico Benedetto Comet of Eckthurm. The builder was Hans Haas. The building under house number 70 was then added after the reconstruction of another house in 1875–1876 and served as a refrigerator. The building was rebuilt in the 70s of the 19th century and other buildings in Hradební Street were added to it. In the 90s of the 20th century, it was reconstructed.

Wikipedia: Městský pivovar (Český Krumlov) (CS)

2. Otáčivé hlediště

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Otáčivé hlediště

The Revolving Auditorium in Český Krumlov is an originally designed auditorium of an open-air theatre, one of several well-known revolving auditoriums, located in the garden of the Český Krumlov Castle. Its history dates back to 1958, when it was promoted in the Czech Republic by Joan Brehms (1907–1995), a naturalized stage designer of Latvian origin, together with the then director of the South Bohemian Theatre, Otto Haas. Since its inception, the Revolving Auditorium has been operated by the South Bohemian Theatre based in České Budějovice. It is the most visited Czech open-air theatre.

Wikipedia: Otáčivé hlediště Český Krumlov (CS), Website

3. Museum Fotoateliér Seidel

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Museum Fotoateliér Seidel Museum Fotoatelier Seidel / CC BY-SA 4.0

The Museum Photo Studio Seidel is located in Český Krumlov. The museum was founded in memory of Josef and František Seidel in 2008. These photographers have created a unique collection of photographs of the southeastern part of Šumava, documenting not only the landscape and towns, but also the everyday life of the inhabitants, including the relations between Czechs and Germans in the first half of the 20th century. Josef Seidel is one of the most important photographers of his time.

Wikipedia: Muzeum Fotoateliér Seidel (CS), Website

4. Historic Centre of Český Krumlov

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Historic Centre of Český Krumlov Ron Van Oers / CC BY-SA 3.0 igo

Český Krumlov is a town in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It has about 13,000 inhabitants. It is known as a tourist centre, which is among the most visited places in the country. The historic centre with the Český Krumlov Castle complex is protected by law as an urban monument reservation, and since 1992, it has been a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site because of its well-preserved Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque architecture.

Wikipedia: Český Krumlov (EN)

5. Zámecké barokní divadlo

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The Castle Baroque Theatre in Český Krumlov is a part of Český Krumlov Castle, with whose main buildings it is connected by the Cloak Bridge. With the extent of its equipment and the state of preservation of the original Baroque theatre, it is the leading monument of its kind in the world. The theatre and its equipment, as well as the entire chateau, are protected as a national cultural monument.

Wikipedia: Zámecké barokní divadlo v Českém Krumlově (CS), Website

6. Špitál svaté Alžběty

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In the Middle Ages, the Hospital of St. Elisabeth was a complex of interconnected burgher houses Latrán No. 105, Věžní No. 99, 100, 101, 102, 103 and the Budějovická Gate. The northern wall is part of the city fortifications. The complex is registered as a UNESCO World Heritage Site within the historical centre of Český Krumlov and is a protected monument.

Wikipedia: Špitál svaté Alžběty (Český Krumlov) (CS)

7. Budějovická brána

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Budějovická brána

Fights in Český Krumlov took place in this South Bohemian town between September 30 and 3, 1938, when Czechoslovak citizens, authorities and soldiers were attacked by Nazi gunmen who tried to take power over the city before the official date of eviction of the city by Czechoslovak military power.

Wikipedia: Boje v Českém Krumlově (CS)

8. Židovská synagoga

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Židovská synagoga

The synagogue, or Templ, stands in the town of Český Krumlov in the South Bohemian Region. It was built in 1909 in the Neo -Romanesque style with Art Nouveau elements. It was the first building in the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the construction of which was used reinforced concrete construction.

Wikipedia: Synagoga v Českém Krumlově (CS), Website

9. sv. Jošta

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The former church and hospital of St. Jošt in Český Krumlov is a building originally from the Gothic period, later rebuilt in the Renaissance and Baroque styles. It is located at Latrán 6. The church is no longer used for spiritual purposes and the building houses a marionette museum.

Wikipedia: Kostel svatého Jošta (Český Krumlov) (CS)

10. Tramín

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Tramín is the name of an area in the Český Krumlov Latrán. On one side it is surrounded by the Minorite monastery with the Church of Corpus Christi, on the other side it is surrounded by the houses of Latránská, Klášterní and Formanská streets.

Wikipedia: Tramín (Český Krumlov) (CS)

11. Stolpersteine

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A Stolperstein is a ten-centimetre (3.9 in) concrete cube bearing a brass plate inscribed with the name and life dates of victims of Nazi extermination or persecution. Literally, it means 'stumbling stone' and metaphorically 'stumbling block'.

Wikipedia: Stolperstein (EN)

12. Castle and Chateau Český Krumlov

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Český Krumlov Castle is a castle in Český Krumlov in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic. It dates back to 1253 when the first castle was built by the Vítkovci family, the main branch of the powerful Bohemian family Rosenberg.

Wikipedia: Český Krumlov Castle (EN), Website

13. Graphite Mine

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The Graphite Mine in Český Krumlov is the tourist name of the graphite deposit in Český Krumlov, which has not been mined since 2003. The mine was established in 1975 and became the youngest graphite mine in the Czech Republic.

Wikipedia: Grafitový důl v Českém Krumlově (CS), Website, Facebook

14. Památník vítězství Ptačí hrádek

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The Memorial of Karl Filip of Schwarzenberg, also known as the Bird Castle, is an unfinished Classicist memorial situated to the west of the Český Krumlov State Castle and Chateau. It is an immovable cultural monument.

Wikipedia: Památník Karla Filipa ze Schwarzenbergu (CS)

15. Saint Vitus

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St. Vitus Church in Český Krumlov, Czech Republic, is an important late-Gothic monument from 1407 to 1438, with later modifications. In 1995 it was declared a National Cultural Monument of the Czech Republic.

Wikipedia: St. Vitus Church (Český Krumlov) (EN)

16. Regional Museum in Český Krumlov

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The Regional Museum in Český Krumlov is a museum in Český Krumlov that presents the history of the town and the region to visitors. It is housed in the building of the former Baroque Jesuit seminary.

Wikipedia: Regionální muzeum v Českém Krumlově (CS), Website


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