General Laudon is marching through Veltrusy

The War of the Bavarian Succession (1778 - 1779) is better known in the Czech folk tradition as a potato war or in German Zwetschgenrummel, a plum war. General Gideon Ernst von Laudon was a legendary Austrian military commander who stayed at the Veltrusy chateau several times during this short conflict.

Basic information

  • duration 20 minutes
  • max. 15 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
25. 5.–30. 6. closed
1. 7.–31. 8. Tue–Sun 10.15–16.15
6. 7. Mon 10.15–16.15
26. 9.–30. 9. closed
28. 9. (Mon) closed
1. 10.–31. 10. closed
28. 10. (Wed) closed
1. 11.–31. 12. closed

Admission

Tour in CZ only with a printed guide in EN

  • Adult 90 CZK
  • Child age 0 to 5 (under 6) Free
  • Youth age 6 -17 (under 18) 60 CZK
  • Family (2 adults + 1-3 children under 15) 230 CZK
  • Senior age 65 or older 60 CZK
  • Holder of an ISIC or EYCA card 40 CZK

reservation recommended