Castle and chateau Staré Hrady near Jičín

Bohemian Paradise

The castle and chateau of Staré Hrady near Jičína is a unique Renaissance group of buildings with figural sgraffito. The first mention dates back to 1340. It was originally a Gothic castle, with the characteristic elements created in the shop of Petr Parléř, with an adjacent Renaissance chateau and bailey.

Re-opened in 2008.

Tour I: CASTLE AND CHATEAU
The tour around the castle and the chateau is called Life in the period of Emperor Francis Joseph I. Through a thousand exhibits, the life of ordinary people, townsmen and noblemen during under the rule of the Hapsburg family is presented.

Tour II: FAIRY-TALE CELLARS

Tour III – FAIRY-TALE LOFT
The tours called Back in time to experience a fairy-tale I and II will take you to the former Renaissance and Baroque cellars and to the castle loft where some 150 fairy-tale creatures were brought to life, including goblins and little ghosts from tale of Fábulín, the magic grandfather.

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Opening hours

January - April Sa - Su 10:00 - 17:00
May - June Tu - Su 9:30 - 17:00
July - August all the days of the week 9:30 - 18:00
September Tu - Su 9:30 - 17:00
October - December Sa - Su 10:00 - 17:00

Entrance fee

Full entrance fee:125,00 CZK
Discount entrance fee:85,00 CZK
Children:85,00 CZK children up to the age of 11 years
Students:95,00 CZK
Senior citizens:95,00 CZK