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košíkLetohrad Craft Museum

Czech Muzeum řemesel Letohrad

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Nový dvůr 143, 561 51 Letohrad

The Museum is located on the premises of Novy Dvur dating back to 1750. The 2000 m2 area is the largest museum of its type in the CR. It includes more than 50 complete expositions on handicrafts and trades from the period of 1840-1930. In addition to relatively known professions, such as a joiner or carver, it presents work by metal pressers, wheelers, coopers, shingle maker, and many others. Among interesting expositions... Full description

The Museum is located on the premises of Novy Dvur dating back to 1750. The 2000 m2 area is the largest museum of its type in the CR. It includes more than 50 complete expositions on handicrafts and trades from the period of 1840-1930. In addition to relatively known professions, such as a joiner or carver, it presents work by metal pressers, wheelers, coopers, shingle maker, and many others. Among interesting expositions are mechanical workshops, sawmills with three functioning cutters and other unique technical monuments. The stylish restaurant Novy Dvur is situated in the same building.

Telephone: +420 465 622 160
Email: letohrad@muzeumremesel.cz
Web: www.muzeumremesel.cz
Facebook: www.facebook.com/Muzeum-%C5%9...
GPS: 50°2'5.62"N 16°30'10.63"E
363 m above sea level



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Category museum
Certificates and memberships partner of the association of the Eagle Mountains and Foothills Tourist stamp
Services barrier-free WC, interactive education programme offer, sale of novelties and souvenirs, snacks, WC
Films, which were shot here
Distance from parking lot 0 m (own)
  • capacity personal: 50, free
  • capacity coaches: 4, free

Tours / exhibitions

Handicrafts on three floors of the granary
Description Old crafts – fully equipped workshops with products: joiner, blacksmith, saddler, wheelwright, weaver, tailor, knitter, cobbler, bookbinder, laundress, stove fitter, trader, brush maker, wig maker, watchmaker, woodcarver, baker, miller, farmer, cooper, shingle maker, photographer, stonemason, brickmaker, match maker, beekeeper, gingerbread maker, railroad worker, tinsmith, confectioner, barber, undertaker, innkeeper, ropemaker, gunsmith, and others. The crafts are accompanied by exhibits of an old classroom, sitting room, fire fighting, and police station.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech, English, German), printed guide (Dutch, English, German, Polish)
Exhibition specialization hand-crafted wares / guilds / associations
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 15/60
Mechanical workshop
Description Exposition on the ground floor of the building presenting among others farming, locksmith, turner, wheeler, cooper etc. the exposition three functioning cutters and the mechanical workshop with a lathe run by transmissions is unique.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech, English, German), printed guide (Dutch, English, German, Polish)
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 15/30
Classroom
Description Exposition of a 100 year old classroom with original furnishings, equipment, learning pictures and models, and samples of national costumes.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech, English, German), printed guide (Dutch, English, German, Polish)
Exhibition specialization education / pedagogy
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 15/30
Depot - Carriage room
Description Historical wagons are exhibited in the independent building of the Carriage House in the courtyard - smaller men's carriages, wagons, sleds, beautifully decorated funeral carriage, even a historical fire fighting wagon is presented here, plus an exquisitely renovated TATRA 57A vehicle and other items on exhibit.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech, English, German), printed guide (English, German, Polish)
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 15/?
Dental and gynaecological surgery
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech, English, German)
Exhibition specialization health / medicine / spas / balneology
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 15/30
Agriculture
Description Equipment from the beginnings of mass land cultivation with the development of mechanised work to the year 1948.
Foreign languages tour guide (English, German)
Retro exhibition
Description Living room from the 1960s - or the story of one photograph, a room from 1980 - a bit of nostalgia does not kill anyone and much more.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech), descriptions (Czech)

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Distance from parking lot 0 m (own)
  • capacity personal: 50, free
  • capacity coaches: 4, free
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  • 4/24/2021

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