22.8.2017

THE NATIONAL HERITAGE INSTITUTE and Castle-Chateau night on Saturday August 26, 2017

 

THE NATIONAL HERITAGE INSTITUTE and Castle-Chateau night on Saturday August 26, 2017


The National Heritage Institute is a Czech Republic´s state funded organization managed by Ministry of the Culture. This institute looks after over a hundred of the country’s most significant historic buildings and they provide advisory services for private owners of the similar property as well as to the municipal or regional proprietors. They dispose with large scale of experts from historians of the architecture, mansions and various craft works. The institute ensures consultation on historic buildings repair and more, building archaeology surveys, archaeological research, education of public explaining that cultural heritage conservation is the most important goal of state trusted organization saying that this cultural heritage is something worth caring.
THE NATIONAL HERITAGE INSTITUTE encourages visitors of historical monuments to visit their sites not only in casual and regular way, but is able to presents old Romanesque, gothic renaissance and baroque places in modern and attractive way. For example by running the program of presentation of old craft works – how the castles were built, maintained etc. Or by declaration of the main theme of the season as for example in the past the year dedicated to Rožmberks, the year of Pernštejns, Luxembourgs and so on. This year is dedicated to Renaissance period of our history. Which is 16th Century in our terms. All together NHI monuments were visited last year by 5.6 million of visitors.
Among one of most popular activities of NHI belongs its the Castle-Chateau night, when most of object are open to public almost until midnight, the guided tours are prepared as costumed presentation accompanied also with the music, frequently showing something from historical cooking etc. This special Castle-Chateau night – in the Czech language known as Hradozámecká noc is prepared also by other owners whether municipal as for example the city of Turnov and his castle Valdštejn or truly private owners as for example Lobkowicz family and their chateau Nelahozeves. 

Prague
Chvalský Chateau, Chateau Slovanka, Valdštejnský palace amd Valdštejnská garden in PragueGardens beneth Prague castle (managed by NHI)
Central Bohemian Region
Chateau Březnice | Castle Český Šternberk, Chateau Dobříš, Chateau Hořovice, Castle Karlštejn, Chateau Konopiště, Castle Křivoklát, Chateau Loučeň, Chateau Mnichovo Hradiště, Chateau Mníšek pod Brdy, Chateau Nelahozeves, Chateau Radim, Monastery Sázava, Chateau Stránov, Castle Točník, fastness Vyšehořovice, Chateau Zruč nad Sázavou, Chateau Žleby 
South Bohemian Region:
Chateau Červená Lhota, Chateau Dačice, Chateau Hluboká nad Vltavou|, Chateau Kratochvíle, Castle Landštejn,  Castle Nové Hrady,  Castle Rožmberk, Monastery Zlatá Koruna
Pilsner Region
Castle and Chateau Horšovský Týn, Tachovský Chateau, Castle Švihov
Karlovy Vary Region:
Chateau Bečov above Teplá River, Chateau Kynžvart
Ústecký Region
Chateau Benešov nad Ploučnicí, Chateau Červený Hrádek, Chateau Duchcov, Castle Házmburk, Chateau Jezeří, Chateau Jimlín, church of Assumption of Virgin Mary in Most, Chateau Krásný Dvůr, Chateau Libochovice, Chateau PloskoviceChateau Stekník, Chateau Velké Březno 
Liberecký Region:
Chateau Frýdlant, hrad Grabštejn, Chateau Hrubý Rohozec, Castle Trosky, Castle Valdštejn, Chateau Zákupy
Královéhradecký Region:
Monastery Broumov, Chateau ČastoloviceChateau Hrádek u Nechanic, Chateau Humprecht, Chateau Karlova Koruna, Castle KostCastle Potštejn, Chateau Ratibořice 
Pardubický Region:
Chateau Choltice, National Stud at Kladruby upn Labe, Castle Kunětická hora, Chateau Litomyšl, Chateau Nový zámek u Lanškrouna, Chateau Slatiňany
Kraj Vysočina
Chateau Náměšť nad Oslavou, Castle Orlík above HumpolecCastle Roštejn, Chateau Telč, church of  St. Vítus in Zahrádka
Jihomoravský kraj
Chateau BučoviceJanův hrad, Jurkovičova villa, Villa Löw-Beer, Chateau Lysice, Chateau Rájec nad Svitavou, villa Stiassni, Chateau Valtice, Chateau Vranov nad Dyjí
Olomoucký kraj
Castle Bouzov, Chateau Náměšť na Hané, Castle Šternberk, Chateau Velké Losiny
Moravskoslezský kraj
Chateau Fryštát v Karviné, Chateau Hradec nad Moravicí, Chateau Kunín