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Foreign-language commentary: English Texts in foreign language: English, German, Polish, Russian, Dutch, French, Italian Services and facilities: Parking, Parking for buses, Cycle parking, Refreshments, Refreshments, Disabled access, Dogs allowed Castles and Castle Ruins: Castles

Prices

: 2 000 CZK

Capacity

Types of room: suites

Kost Castle is one of the best-preserved Czech castles from the late Gothic period. It was founded in the mid 14th century by Beneš of Vartemberk.

Despite a lot of renovation activities, the original silhouette is well-preserved. Its dominating elements are the rectangular Bílá Věž (White Tower) and a smaller cylindric tower named Lidomorka (Hungry Tower). The premises comprise the original Kost Castle and the Renaissance Bibrštejn and Lobkowicz Palace (added later). Visitors are offered four guided tours. )

Tour 1 - THE KINSKY FAMILY IN BOHEMIA (family portraits and paintings related to one of the oldest noble families, 50 - 60 minutes).

Tour 2 - TORTURE CHAMBER (dedicated to the criminal justice of the 16th - 18th period, 50 - 60 minutes).

Tour 3 - a combination of Tour 1 and Tour 2 (140 minutes).

Tour 4 - a short (complementary) tour along the castle exteriors (30 minutes).

Locality: the rocks 4 km to the west from Sobotka.

Access: yellow trail from the railway station in Libošovice or the red trail from Sobotka.

MonthDayTimeSymptom
April We - Su 10:00 - 16:00 open
May - June Tu - Su 9:00 - 17:00 open
July - August Mo - Su 9:00 - 18:00 open
September Tu - Su 9:00 - 17:00 open
October We - Su 10:00 - 16:00 open

Entrance fee

1st sightseeing route
Full entrance fee:120,00 CZK
Children's tickets:80,00 CZK for children up to 15 years
Student admission:80,00 CZK
Senior admission:90,00 CZK
2nd sightseeing route
Full entrance fee:120,00 CZK
Discount entrance fee:80,00 CZK
Student admission:80,00 CZK
Senior admission:90,00 CZK
Both sightseeing routes
Full entrance fee:180,00 CZK
Discount entrance fee:100,00 CZK
Student admission:120,00 CZK
Senior admission:130,00 CZK
Full entrance fee:60,00 CZK
Children's tickets:60,00 CZK
Student admission:60,00 CZK
Senior admission:60,00 CZK
Full entrance fee:60,00 CZK
Children's tickets:20,00 CZK for children up to 6 years
Children's tickets:40,00 CZK for children up to 15 years
Senior admission:60,00 CZK
Full entrance fee:140,00 CZK
Children's tickets:100,00 CZK
Student admission:100,00 CZK
Senior admission:100,00 CZK
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