Winter tour route (basic tour)

The tour includes route II and the tower. A view into the apartment of a manorial official at a time set in the early 20th century. Five room apartment newly installed in the authentic spaces of the palace, which was adapted into apartments for manor employees in the 19th century. At the end of the tour route there is a unique opportunity to view the castle courtyard and the town from the wooden balcony. Exhibits from the 19th and early 20th centuries. It is worth mentioning the comprehensive set of furniture from the estate of a Nové Hrady pharmacist from the early 20th century and a collection of mostly impressionist landscapes from the 19th and 20th centuries. Authentic spaces of the Ancestral Hall of Fame, the so-called "Buqoy archive" on the 1st floor of the tower above the entrance gate. On the 2nd floor of the tower there is an exhibition of glassmaking of Nové Hrady, built in collaboration with the Museum of South Bohemia in České Budějovice, both with exhibits of clear glass decorated with carving or cutting, and with examples of the unique black and red opaque glass hyalite or the glasses agatino and lithyalin. There is also the original generic library of over 17,000 volumes.

Basic information

  • duration 60 minutes
  • max. 20 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 12.–17. 12. Wed, Fri 13.00–13.00
1. 1.–31. 1. closed
23. 2.–28. 2. Wed, Fri 13.00–13.00
1. 3.–31. 3. Wed, Fri 13.00–13.00


Czech guide tour

  • Adults 25-65 years 210 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 170 CZK
  • Youth 18-24 years 170 CZK
  • Persons with disabilities with valid identification card/certificate 170 CZK
  • Children 6-17 years 80 CZK
  • Children under 5 years free
  • 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
  • ICOMOS-card 210 CZK
  • Journalist with press accreditation free

Foreign language tours are offered in English and German. Those tours must be arrange advance, according to operational possibilities.

reservation needed for groups only