The Castle During the Time of the Piccolominis

Historical interiors from the 17th and 18th centuries, especially the Thirty Years War period, when Náchod was owned by the Imperial commander Ottavio Piccolomini. Rich period furnishings inthe state rooms of the princely residence of Piccolomini display a set of Brussels tapestries, a collection of floral and hunting still lifes, ancestral portrait gallery, some of the earliest library books etc.

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 1.-31. 3. closed
1. 4.-6. 4. sat–sun 10.00 – 15.00
7. 4.-10. 4. mon, fri, sat, sun 10.00 – 15.00
11. 4.-30. 4. sat–sun 10.00 – 15.00
1. 5.-8. 5. mon–sun 10.00 – 16.00
9. 5.-30. 6. tue–sun 10.00 – 16.00
1. 7.-11. 8. tue–sun 9.00 – 17.00
12. 8. (Sa) closed
13. 8.-31. 8. tue–sun 9.00 – 17.00
1. 9.-30. 9. tue–sun 10.00 – 16.00
1. 10.-25. 10. sat–sun 10.00 – 15.00
26. 10.-31. 10. thu–sun 10.00 – 15.00
1. 11.-31. 12. closed

Admission

Czech guide tour
  • Adults 25 up to 64 years 180 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 140 CZK
  • Youth 18 up to 24 years 140 CZK
  • Persons with disabilities with valid identification card/certificate 140 CZK
  • Children 6 up to 17 years 50 CZK
  • Children under 5 years free
  • Person accompanying a disabled person free
  • Person accompanying a school group of 15 pupils/students free
  • Guide accompanying a group of at least 15 persons free
  • "MK ČR" card * free
  • ICOMOS card * free
  • Seasonal NPÚ ticket free
  • Single NPÚ tickets free
  • NPÚ card free
  • "Náš člověk" card * free
  • * Valid only for one person (card holder)

Other tours

This tour shows rooms with painted ceilings from the 17th and 18th centuries, and the private suites of princely Schaumburg-Lippefamily with guestrooms from the second half of the 19th and early 20th century.

this tour is not available today

4F17A2ED-8B52-4F67-8D80-EE0130BE50BE 180 CZK (full admission) 2F500991-B0F5-4AC5-9B90-2BBFBDCDFC45 Buy ticket

71B5B7E7-ACEA-4214-84EB-20FF073CEC43 duration 50 minutes

94D4AB38-6EA4-4B19-9C7F-17B845D49188 max. 20 people

Group reservation needed for groups only

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This exterior route, accessible without a guide, offers visitors a tour of the defensive tower with a dungeon.

this tour is not available today

4F17A2ED-8B52-4F67-8D80-EE0130BE50BE 80 CZK (full admission)

71B5B7E7-ACEA-4214-84EB-20FF073CEC43 duration 30 minutes

94D4AB38-6EA4-4B19-9C7F-17B845D49188 max. 15 people

Group reservation not necessary

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Special tours for kids. In the ducal courtyard with fairy tail. Only in July and August.

this tour is not available today

4F17A2ED-8B52-4F67-8D80-EE0130BE50BE 80 CZK (full admission)

71B5B7E7-ACEA-4214-84EB-20FF073CEC43 duration 30 minutes

94D4AB38-6EA4-4B19-9C7F-17B845D49188 max. 20 people

Group reservation needed for groups only

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