Castle areal

Entrance to the castle includes a tour of the exhibition of the castle brewery with a malt house, lager cellars, a coopers' shop, a pointer, a horn and a pub. Further tour of the courtyard, the Neo-Gothic chapel with the oldest movable monument Bítovská Madona (1334), the baroque garden of Jiří Haas, the history of the Haas family, and the castle legend panels. You will see two exhibition halls with exhibitions of modern art and history. In the months of May, June and September, you can visit the IV in the price of this circuit separately. Hladomorna circuit, torture chamber, jail.

In the castle chapel you will see beautiful illusion paintings, stained glass windows, Madonna on the crescent moon and the oldest so-called Bítov Madonna from the 1st quarter of the 14th century.
In the castle garden you can see a photo panel of a flooded village under the castle. On the other panels are read the reputation of the castles Bítov and Cornštejn. On two other panels, the history of the Haas family, including the Baron of the ZOO.
From 1 July 2017, the circuit is complemented by a tour of the castle brewery, malt and lager cellars accessible separately without a guide.
In the price of this circuit you will also see our two seasonal exhibitions with a theme of history and modern art. The names of both exhibitions and their description will be added.
Everything that this circuit includes can be viewed free of charge after purchasing the tickets for one of the guided I, III and IV guided tours. In other cases, only after you have purchased a separate ticket for this II. Circle. If you are interested in visiting this circuit more than once during your holiday or more than once a year, you pay only once. You need to keep the ticket for further entry. The ticket is valid for the current year (until the end of the season). The entrance to this circuit does not go to tours I., III. and IV. circuit.
In the months of April and October, the circuit is accessible free of charge. Some of the premises are closed (famine, brewery, exhibitions).
Photography and filming is free.

Once you have purchased a ticket to one of the guided I, III and IV guided tours, you have free entrance to the castle.
If you only buy a ticket to Castle Entrance, you can use it for repeated visits and you do not pay again (always submit it to the cashier). It can be used during a holiday on a repeated visit to the castle restaurant in the courtyard. The ticket is valid throughout the current year.

Basic information

  • duration 90 minutes
  • unlimited

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 1.–1. 4. closed
2. 4.–10. 4. Sat–Sun 9.00–16.00
11. 4.–17. 4. Thu–Sun 9.00–16.00
18. 4.–30. 4. Mon, Sat, Sun 9.00–16.00
1. 5.–30. 6. Tue–Sun 9.00–17.00
1. 7.–31. 8. Tue–Sun 9.00–18.00
1. 9.–30. 9. Tue–Sun 9.00–17.00
1. 10.–23. 10. Sat–Sun 9.00–16.00
24. 10.–31. 10. Fri–Sun 9.00–16.00
1. 11.–9. 12. closed
10. 12.–11. 12. Sat–Sun 10.00–15.00
12. 12.–31. 12. closed


without guide

  • Full 50 CZK
  • Children 0-6 years free
  • Youth 6-18 years 40 CZK
  • Family (2 full + 1-3 kids up to 15 years) 130 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 40 CZK
  • ISIC or EYCA Cards 40 CZK
  • ZTP/P Guide free
  • Journalist with press accreditation free

reservation not necessary