Zamek / Chateau Vimperk, CZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 49° 03.263 E 013° 46.319
33U E 410278 N 5434227
Quick Description: Zamek / chateau Vimperk
Location: Jihočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 10/24/2010 8:10:41 AM
Waymark Code: WM9ZYA
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member tiki-4
Views: 87

Long Description:
The castle rised from the original one by a Renaissance reconstruction in the late 15th cent. Baroque adaptations made in the early 17th cent, the nobility of Kolowraty. Next owners have been the Eggenbergs and the Schwarzenbergs. After last adaptation in the 19th cent, was the castle transformed to a garret and flats. Now it is owned by the Administration of the National Park Sumava. In the local museum are rich collections of glass as well.


Zamek vznikl prestavbou puvodniho hradu ze 13 stoleti. Prvni prestavba probehla koncem 15. stoleti. Majiteli byli i Eggenbergove a Schwarzenberkove. Po poslednich upravach v 19. stol byl zamek premenen na kasana a byty. Dnesnim majitelem je Sprava Narodnfho parku Sumava. Ve zdejsim muzeu jsou krome historie ochrany sumavske pfrrody bohate sbirky skla a expozice k historii knihtisku.
Accessibility: Full access

Condition: Intact

Admission Charge?: yes

Website: Not listed

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