Enchanted by Antiquity (non-guided tour)

This tour includes rooms in the ground floor, historical cast collection of ancient sculpture and the castle theatre. Welcome to a journey of discovery of the ancient world. Barrier-free.

Learn about Greek mythology and the culture of antiquity, let's get be enchanted by the antique!

In an authentic antique setting of eight halls of Dux chateau.There are nearly 150 historic casts of famous and less known ancient art works installed in an authentic antique setting of eight halls of Dux chateau.

The hall of the theater scene recalls ancient inspirations in the chateau theater, including reconstructions of two baroque theater costumes and props.

You will also learn about the phenomenon of the Grand Tour – cavalier trips of the nobility to southern Europe combined with the discovery of ancient antique monuments, their collection and last but not least, the combination of ancient influences with architecture and decoration of baroque mansions.

Admission to the exposition is possible without a guide.

Basic information

  • duration 30 minutes
  • max. 45 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 11.–27. 3. closed
28. 3.–9. 4. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
10. 4.–13. 4. Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun 10.00–16.00
14. 4.–30. 4. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 5.–31. 5. Tue–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 6.–31. 8. Tue–Sun 10.00–17.00
1. 9.–30. 9. Tue–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 10.–1. 11. Sat–Sun 10.00–15.00

Admission

Non-guided tour

  • Adult 60 CZK
  • Children 6–18 years, Seniors over 65 years, ISIC, ITIC, EYCA, EUROBEDS card holders, ZTP card holders 40 CZK
  • Family admission (max. 2 adults and 3 children) 150 CZK
  • Children (under 6), ZTP/P card holders and ZTP/P guides, ZTP card holders (under 18), ICOM and ICOMOS card holders, complementary NPÚ ticket holders and accredited journalists 0 CZK

reservation not necessary