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Návštěvní doba je stanovena pro každý prohlídkový okruh. Časy označují začátek první a začátek poslední prohlídky v daný den.

Mimořádné okruhy lze po domluvě zařadit i mimo návštěvní dobu daného okruhu.

1. The Castle – life in late medieval castle (basic tour)

Period Days Hours
1. 10.-31. 10. sat–sun 10.00 – 15.00
26. 10.-28. 10. wed–fri 10.00 – 15.00

The first tour introduces the historical and architectural development of the Švihov Castle, presenting its ceremonial rooms, which show the life of the nobility at a noble residence in the 16th century. The tour begins in the Red Bastion, continues through the Entrance Hall to the Banqueting hall...

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2. The Kitchen and castle background

Period Days Hours
1. 10.-31. 10. sat–sun 10.00 – 15.00

The second tour introduces the administrative rooms of the castle, i.e. areas which were designated for the attendants: the inner yard, the Cellars, the Guardroom, the Hetman’s Office and the Black Kitchen. Czech guide tour only. Booklet in foreign language available.

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3. The Tower – from ruin to cultural heritage

Period Days Hours
1. 10.-31. 10. sat–sun 10.00 – 15.00
1. 11.-31. 12. closed

The third tour gives visitors an insight into the heritage renovation of the castle, showing them many preserved structural elements of the tower and unseen yet. The top floor provides an unexpected view of the town and the Úhlava river valley. Inaccessible for children under 6 years, for...

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4. The secret of Cinderella's shoe

Period Days Hours
1. 10.-31. 10. sat–sun 10.30 – 15.00
26. 10.-28. 10. wed–fri 10.30 – 15.00
1. 11.-31. 12. closed

The exhibition tour dedicated to Cinderella, who lived at the Švihov Castle in the Czech film Three Nuts for Cinderella. The tour is individual. The exhibition is located in the White Bastion, which has a separate entrance directly from the large castle courtyard.

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5. The Castle – life in late medieval castle (basic tour)

Period Days Hours
1. 10.-31. 12. closed

The first tour introduces the historical and architectural development of the Švihov Castle, presenting its ceremonial rooms, which show the life of the nobility at a noble residence in the 16th century. The tour begins in the Red Bastion, continues through the Entrance Hall to the Banqueting hall...

Information about starting times of individual tours can be found in their descriptions

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