The Tower – from ruin to cultural heritage

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 disabled people and for people in unsuitable shoes. Czech guide tour only. Booklet in foreign language available.

Logo prohlídkového okruhu VĚŽ

Rooms on view:

  • Passage
  • 1st floor (maintainance)
  • 2nd floor (preserved architectural elements)
  • 4th floor  (tower's construction)
  • 5th floor (defence & view)

No booklets in foreign languages available.

Views in summer and winter.

Basic information

  • duration 40 minutes
  • max. 10 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 1.–31. 3. closed
1. 4.–30. 4. closed
1. 5.–30. 6. closed
1. 7.–31. 8. Tue–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 9.–30. 9. Tue–Fri 10.00–14.00
1. 9.–30. 9. Sat–Sun 10.00–15.00
1. 10. Fri 10.00–15.00
2. 10.–25. 10. Sat–Sun 10.00–15.00
26. 10.–31. 10. Tue–Fri 10.00–14.00
26. 10.–31. 10. Sat–Sun 10.00–15.00
1. 11.–31. 12. closed

Admission

Czech guide tour, foreign language booklet free

  • Adults 25-65 years 110 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 90 CZK
  • Youth 6-18 years 90 CZK
  • Persons with disabilities with valid identification card/certificate 90 CZK
  • Children 6-18 years 60 CZK
  • Children under 6 years forbidden
  • Person accompanying a disabled person free
  • Person accompanying a school group of 15 pupils/students free
  • Tour guide accompanying a group of at least 15 persons free
  • Free single NPÚ tickets free
  • Free family NPÚ tickets free
  • NPÚ-card free
  • „Náš člověk“-card* free
  • Journalist with press accreditation* free
  • * Offer available for cardholder only

reservation needed for groups only