Representative Halls

The representative halls tour covers the principality interiors on the first floor, including the Throne Hall, Tsar’s Room, the grand Assembly Hall and furnished interiors of the summer apartment.

Dozens of halls with historical furniture, tens of thousands of volumes kept in the library, unique works in the musical  archives – these are some of the most valuable pieces of historic heritage in the Czech Republic.

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
January–March Closed*
April Closed 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. (last entry)
May Tue – Fri (online tickets) 10 a. m. and 2.00 p.m.
May weekends 10 a.m. – 4.15 p. m.
Juni Tue–Fri (closed on Monday) 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (last entry)
Juni weekends 10 a.m. – 4.00 p.m. (last entry)
July-August Tue–Sun (closed on Monday) 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (last entry)
September Tue–Sun (closed on Monday) 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (last entry)
October weekends only 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (last entry)
28. October – Bank Holiday Open 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (last entry)
29. October – Autumn Holiday Open 10 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (last entry)
November–December Closed*

* The chateau is closed to the public (except for announced events and accompanying programs).

  • Groups over 15 persons are required to book the tour.
  • Tour groups consist of at least 6 paying persons.
  • During the reconstruction of the chateau, part of the visitor route may be temporarily closed with regard to the progress of construction work.
  • Entry only with respirator (min. FFP2, KN95) and confirmation of infectivity according to the rules valid from 1 August 2021.
  • The tour includes a tour of the sala terrena from August 2021.

Admission Fees

Commentary in the Czech language
basic 170 CZK
reduced 130 CZK
family

480 CZK

Foreign language commentary – English and German
basic 280 CZK
reduced 190 CZK
family 580 CZK

Reduced admission fee:

  • children and youth aged 6–15
  • students aged 15–26 with valid student card
  • elderly people aged 65+
  • elderly people with Senior Passport
  • disabled people (with relevant document) and their accompaniment

Family admission fee:

  • 2 adult and children under 15
  • holders of the Family Passport

Free entry:

  • children under 6
  • journalists (upon previous accreditation)

Basic Information

  • The tour duration is approximately 60 minutes.
  • Max. 50 people in a group.

On the  the chateau you visit several representative halls with original historical furniture and decorations. You will visit the Hunting Hall with dozens of unique hunting trophies and rare medieval weapons, enter the former private rooms of the archbishop, see the Throne Hall, the Rose Room and the Tsarʼs Room, where Emperor Franz Joseph I met Russian Tsar Alexander III in 1885 – and even will get acquainted with original paintings by significant masters of the Renaissance and Baroque art.

Your attention will be drawn to the magnificent and dominant Assembly Hall with its breathtaking decoration, precious chandeliers and beautiful ceiling paintings.

Due to the extraordinary attraction of the halls you are visiting, some successful historical feature films were shot in them; among them the Oscar-winning “Amadeus” directed by Miloš Forman, “Catherine the Great” or most recently the TV series “Maria Theresia”.

The tour is only accessible with a guide, duration approximately 60 minutes.

Guided tours only for at least 6 paying persons. A group of less than 6 visitors shall wait for the beginning of the next tour. Groups over 15 persons are required to book the tour in advance.