Chateau Buchlovice

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Address:Zámek Buchlovice, 687 08 Buchlovice
GPS coordinates:49°6'4.816"N
17°18'21.662"E
Web:www.zamek-buchlovice.cz
Telephone:+420 572 434 240
Fax:+420 572 434 244
E-mail:zamek@zamek-buchlovice.cz

Buchlovice Castle, situated near the majestic castle Buchlov one of the most important Baroque aristocratic residences in the Czech Republic. Quality architecture, extensive collections, famed for owners and an important place in the history of the last years of the Habsburg monarchy makes the lock position, meaning far beyond the borders of the Czech lands. Chateau was opened just before 1700 the rich and noble Count John Dětřich Petřvaldský is intended as a gallant palace, a gift to his wife Agnes, Eleanor of an Italian family Collona.
From buchlovického castle was then a representative office in the front wall then the politicians decide the fate of Europe. It is from this period comes also the simultaneous appearance of the castle and the luxuriously furnished interiors. Extraordinary importance of the baroque garden and a large English fleet, ranked among the most beautiful historic gardens in the Czech Republic. Greatly increased importance of the castle around 1900 during the reign of Count Leopold Berchtold. Elegant and charming owner served in the Austro-Hungarian service as a diplomat at the embassy in London, Paris and St. Petersburg.
Opening Hours:April and October:
Saturday, Sunday and holidays: 9:00 to 4:00 p.m.
May, June, September
9:00 to 5:00 p.m.
July-August
Tue - Sun: 9:00 - 18:00
July, August
Mon-Sun: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Lunch Break 12:00 to 12:30
Tourist season:April-October
Wheelchair Access:Yes
Maybe you don't know that ...:Visitors can see a unique collection of fuchsias, thematic exhibitions, gallery, wine and various cultural events. Little guests will surely appreciate the rescue station and a small zoo with many domestic and exotic animals.

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