Zamek / Chateau Kratochvile, CZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 49° 03.508 E 014° 10.136
33U E 439284 N 5434287
Quick Description: Zamek / chateau Kratochvile
Location: Jihočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 10/24/2010 8:23:00 AM
Waymark Code: WM9ZYD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
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Long Description:
A Renaissance chateau from 1583 - 89 built following the example of Italian Renaissance villas for Vilem of Rozmberk. Gradually It became the property of Rudolf II., the Eggenberks and the Schwarzenberks. At the beginning of the 19th cent It was turned into flats, from the middle of the 19th cent it was used as a museum. Interiors decorated by murals house an exhibition of puppet and animated films.


Renesancni zamek z let 1583 - 89, zbudovany podle vzoru italskych renesancnich vil pro Vilema z Rozmberka. Postupne pak byla v majetku Rudolfa II., Eggenberku a Schwarzenberku. Stavba prosla jen malymi upravami, pocatkem 19. stol. byla premenena na byty, od poloviny 19. stol. vyuzivana jako muzeum. Zamek je tvoren vilou uprostred renesancni zahrady, ktera je obklopena ohradni zdi s bastami a vezovou branou. V interierech vyzdobenych nastennymi malbami a bohatymi stukaturami je umistena expozice loutkoveho akresleneho filmu.
Accessibility: Full access

Condition: Intact

Admission Charge?: yes

Website: Not listed

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