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Bouzov Castle

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Address: Bouzov 8, Bouzov 78325, Czech Republic
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Description: Used by the Nazis as a Czech headquarters, this stronghold dates back to...
Used by the Nazis as a Czech headquarters, this stronghold dates back to the 1300s.
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Excellent weeken trip

We had trouble finding the place since the roads were torn up for repairs and the detours were not marked well, but it was worth the trouble. The castle is beautifully restored... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 1, 2015
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Chicago, Illinois
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

We had trouble finding the place since the roads were torn up for repairs and the detours were not marked well, but it was worth the trouble. The castle is beautifully restored and gives a great impression of what life was like in the past. The guides don't speak English, so you get a written guide, you're not allowed to... More 

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Castle Pines, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

The castle is beautiful from the first peek through the trees. As you drive up the hill, the impressive spires and windows make for great fairytale style photos. We chose the "Extensive Tour" which covers living quarters, guest rooms, dining room, office, even a bath. Takes about 80 minutes which flew by. There is also a "Knight Tour" which is... More 

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Milton Keynes
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67 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

We had trouble locating the pay kiosk, but after that had to wait for the next tour - you cannot wander freely alone. Our guide had no English but we were given information sheets in English. It is certainly an interesting castle and well worth a visit. We were not impressed by the food outlet - take your own picnic.

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Omaha, Nebraska
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Hrad Bouzov is a wonderfully restored Castle. Once ravaged by fire and time the Castles exterior as well as the interior have been painstakingly restored over decades to really bring this castle back to life. The rooms are also filled with many interesting artifacts. It really is a beautiful drive up to it as well as it perches atop a... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

So you're driving through the Czech country side, end up in the small village of Bouzov and then you see this fabulous castle. I've seen a lot of castle on my trip through Czech Republic. In my opinion, this one is the best. Very beautiful, very well kept, interesting tour (in Czech, but can be followed in English on paper).... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Has an interesting history behind it. Was very nice to see the interior and hear about different events that occurred there. Also has an interesting(?) torture museum on the side with sound effects and all

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Leon, Nicaragua
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The castle is approx 20 km north-west from Olomomouc towards to city hradec Kralove. You can get there very easy with public bus via town Litovel. Nice castle and spectacular countryside.

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Naantali, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The castle is well-restored and rich in interiors, and in history. A choice of two tours and extra programmes, well worth time spent. Free parking possible in city square.

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Beautiful Castle in nice surroundings. Guided tours ony in Csech but text available in English. Cheap entrance tickets

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Bratislava, Slovakia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This castle is a "must see" in Olomouc region. The castle is really beautiful, there are 6 different tours... we took "the castle" (130 CZK) thinking we will see the whole castle, unfortunately it didn't included the tower (you need additional ticket to visit the tower). The rooms were full of old furniture and decorations. Beware you have to pay... More 

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