Second tour – Casanova

Tour Circuit II includes the interiors on the first floor of the chateau, i.e. Waldstein museum with historical collections and the Billiards wing which focuses on some real former residents of the castle, especially the most famous one: Giacomo Casanova, a globe-trotter and widely known lover.

This tour reminds the collections of the original owners of the Waldstein family in the six rooms of the northern wing of the chateau, where the restored castle museum is. The second part of the guided tour is the Biliar Wing, where is an exposition commemorating the 13-year stay of Giacomo Casanova. This part of the tour is a ceremonial staircase, anteroom, corridor with exhibition of 17th and 18th century graphics and newly installed hunting trophies, Valdstejn Museum (Military Armory, Cabinet of Hunting, Ceramics Cabinet, Porcelain and Faience, Cabinet of Curiosities, Art and Antiquities, Music Cabinet Historical Cabinet), Billiard Hall, Chateau Staff Room (painter's room, Count and Servant) and Casanova's room, who spent the last thirteen years of his life in the chateau (Venice Room, Bedroom, Parisian Lounge, Chateau Library).

Basic information

  • duration 50 minutes
  • max. 45 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 11.–29. 3. closed
30. 3.–18. 4. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
19. 4.–22. 4. Mon, Fri, Sat, Sun 10.00–16.00
23. 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.–31. 10. Sat–Sun 10.00–15.00

Admission

Guided tour in German/English

  • Adult 180 CZK
  • Children 6–18 years, Seniors over 65 years, ISIC, ITIC, EYCA, EUROBEDS card holders, ZTP card holders 120 CZK
  • Family admission (max. 2 adults and 3 children) 470 CZK
  • Children up to 6 years, ZTP card holders up to 18 years, ZTP/P card holders and ZTP/P guides, ICOM, ICOMOS members, NPÚ mand, Ministry of Culture Czech Republic and its contributory organizations (ID card contains the holder's photo and the label of M. of C.), accredited journalists 0 CZK

Guided tour in Czech

  • Adult 120 CZK
  • Children 6–18 years, Seniors over 65 years, ISIC, ITIC, EYCA, EUROBEDS card holders, ZTP card holders 80 CZK
  • Family admission (max. 2 adults and 3 children) 310 CZK
  • Children up to 6 years, ZTP card holders up to 18 years, ZTP/P card holders and ZTP/P guides, ICOM, ICOMOS members, NPÚ mand, Ministry of Culture Czech Republic and its contributory organizations (ID card contains the holder's photo and the label of M. of C.), accredited journalists 0 CZK
  • Text in foreign language 30 CZK

reservation needed for groups only