Hrádek - Tour I - The Town of Silver
Barborská 28, 284 01 Kutná Hora
Tel.: 327 512 159
Fax: 327 513 813
April and October 9.00 – 17.00
May, June and September 9.00 – 18.00
July and August 10.00 – 18.00
November: 10.00 - 16.00
Closed on Monday
Tours start every half-hour.
Tour I - The Town of Silver
|Children, students||40,– CZK|
Foreign language explanation:
20,- CZK per person
1 group: 50,- CZK
Fee for special tour on request:
geology • archeology • development of Kutná Hora • history of Hrádek • life of "silver nobility" • numismatics
Visitors get acquainted with development of Kutná Hora from the beginning into the shape of the second most important town of the kingdom. The ground floor is dedicated to the geology of Kutná Hora ore district and to archaeological relics documenting prehistoric and early medieval settlement of the region before the foundation of Kutná Hora. Another hall is dedicated to rapid beginnings of the town when the silver was discovered here.
The exposition on the first floor introduces Kutná Hora as an imposing royal mining town. It presents development of Hrádek, lifestyle of entrepreneur's "silver" nobility and the role of Kutná Hora in the Czech state. One hall is dedicated to exhaustive overview of Czech mintage struck in Kutná Hora.
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