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Severozápadní křídlo zámku, okruh Aristokracie: začátek konce

Educational tour of "The Aristocracy: The beginning of the end" offers a glimpse into the life and fate of the last owners of the estate of Veltrusy. They were Karel and Livie Chotek, whom were the last heirs and were invited by Arnošt Chotek, the last member of the Veltrusy family line, in 1921. In these authentic spaces, on the concrete examples of Counts Chotek, you will get to know the noble environment, the role of nobility in state administration or its lifestyle.

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  • this tour is available today 11.00–15.00
  • 100 CZK, foreign-language 200 CZK (full admission)
  • duration 45 minutes
  • max. 15 people
  • reservation needed

The War of the Bavarian Succession (1778 - 1779) is known in czech folklor like a war for potatoes and in german language Zwetschgenrummel . One of the best austrian military commanders general Gideon Ernst von Laudon stayed at the Veltrusy chateau several times through this short conflict.

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  • this tour is not available today
  • 60 CZK (full admission)
  • duration 20 minutes
  • max. 15 people
  • reservation needed for groups only

Romantic nooks with tiny pavilions, multiple bridges across the Mill's brook, wilder floodplain forest or views of local fields, meadows and orchards. You will find all this with a commented cycle tour around the castle park.

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  • this tour is not available today
  • 90 CZK, foreign-language 140 CZK (full admission)
  • duration 105 minutes
  • max. 25 people
  • reservation needed

With the return of horses to our horse stables, also came back the tradition of rides in the horse carriage around the areal. Take the horse carriage ride from the chateau horses, Andy and Nesang, and experience the park a little differently.

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  • this tour is not available today
  • short 50 CZK, sightseeing 200 CZK (full admission)
  • duration 15 minutes
  • max. 12 people
  • reservation needed for groups only

At the exhibition, you can see the typical horse carriage fleet of the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries, which was used in a medium-sized estate such as Veltrusy.

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  • this tour is not available today
  • 60 CZK (full admission)
  • duration 40 minutes
  • unlimited
  • reservation not necessary