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košíkKolowrat Chateau in Rychnov nad Kněžnou

Czech Kolowratský zámek v Rychnově nad Kněžnou

Kolowratská 1, 516 01 Rychnov nad Kněžnou

The Early Baroque multi-story chateau was built by Fr. Karel Kolowrat in 1676-1690 (allegedly according to the plan by a northern Italian architect) In 1722 the chateau was lengthened, widened, and raised, likely according to the design by Jan Santini Aichel. The main chateau façade is elaborated to an unusual width.Did you know that the chateau, along with the frontispiece of the Holy Trinity Church is one of the most... Full description

The Early Baroque multi-story chateau was built by Fr. Karel Kolowrat in 1676-1690 (allegedly according to the plan by a northern Italian architect) In 1722 the chateau was lengthened, widened, and raised, likely according to the design by Jan Santini Aichel. The main chateau façade is elaborated to an unusual width.

Did you know that the chateau, along with the frontispiece of the Holy Trinity Church is one of the most stunning Baroque complexes in Bohemia?

Telephone: +420 605 267 238, +420 733 189 099, +420 494 534 916
Email: pokladna-zamek@kolowrat.com
Web: www.kolowrat.com, www.zamekrychnov.cz
GPS: 50°9'59.26"N 16°16'32.88"E
333 m above sea level


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Category chateau
Certificates and memberships Tourist stamp
Services sale of novelties and souvenirs
Date of construction 1690
Films, which were shot here
Distance from parking lot 100 m
  • capacity personal: 10, free

Tours / exhibitions

Opening hours
(GMT +1)
  • May Tu-Su 10:00-16:00 at 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00 (with guide)
  • June-September Tu-Su 10:00-17:00 at 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00, 16:00 (with guide)
  • October Sa, Su 10:00-16:00 at 10:00, 11:00, 12:00, 13:00, 14:00, 15:00 (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
I.
Description Chateau interiors including the Kolowrat family collection of paintings.
Opening hours
(GMT +1)
Last tour before closing: 60 min.
Sightseeing time: 60 min.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech)
Exhibition specialization regional history
II.
Description Holy Trinit chateau church, Prague Jesus church, Loreta church, belfry with the third largest bell in the Czech Republic.
Opening hours
(GMT +1)
Last tour before closing: 60 min.
Sightseeing time: 60 min.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech)
Exhibition specialization the Church / liturgical objects
I. + II.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech)
Exhibition specialization regional history, the Church / liturgical objects

Availability

Distance from parking lot 100 m
  • capacity personal: 10, free
The nearest train stations
Nearest bus stop
The nearest airport
  • international: Pardubice (42 km), Mnichovo Hradiště (100 km), Copernicus (113 km)
  • domestic: Žamberk (15 km), Ústí nad Orlicí (24 km), Nové Město nad Metují (25 km)
  • sport aviation facility: Choceň (22 km), Jehnědí (22 km), Náchod (29 km)

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