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Silesian-Ostrava Castle

Hradni 1/10, Ostrava 710 00, Czech Republic
+420 596 115 967
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E for effort

this is the site of the actual medieval seat of power in the region. but it got destoyed through... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2017
Azalee99
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Vienna, Austria
A fairy tale castle

A fairy tale-like castle with a lot of wooden sculptures that are almost telling stories. There's... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2017
nenartus
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Pancevo, Serbia
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good41%
  • Average28%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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Hradni 1/10, Ostrava 710 00, Czech Republic
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Reviewed 7 May 2017

this is the site of the actual medieval seat of power in the region. but it got destoyed through the ages. Rebuilding has been so thorough there is almost nothing left of the original stuff. fine if you like a full reconstruction, but to me...More

Thank Azalee99
Reviewed 6 March 2017

A fairy tale-like castle with a lot of wooden sculptures that are almost telling stories. There's a spot inside where you can "fill" yourself with positive energy. Lovely view from the terrace. You can see a medieval blacksmith workshop. I didn't expect to see medieval...More

Thank nenartus
Reviewed 25 September 2016

A nice old castle which is regularly hosting theatre, concerts, old-cars meetings, etc ... Interesting to see.

Thank ManucOstrava
Reviewed 8 August 2016

This completely refurbished castle which is walking distance from the Forum Nova Karolina Mall in Ostrava is nice, but lacks in style and atmosphere that you see in the Czech Republic's other castles. We went with the kids while we were in Ostrava for the...More

1  Thank czgator
Reviewed 27 July 2016

The castle is after renovation. Before year 2000 it was a ruine. It is the reason, why many local exhibition take place here. We visited a journey with "Mystery person" Xaver, who told us a history of Ostrava in funny way. I am not sure...More

Thank Jarmila S
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

The castle was poor with but had many seats. Very little English descriptions & can viewed in about 20mins. Easily accessed however.

Thank Máire M
Reviewed 17 June 2016

10 minuts walking from centre. Price: 80 Kr. (3 €). You can wlak aroung 45 minuts in the castle. There are a museum inside.

Thank agusticassa
Reviewed 4 June 2016

People were nice and there are some nice store walls, but the place doesn't look like a castle, you can't tell that it has sunk (it has due to undermining) and it looks new.

Thank lsmkw
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I guess this castle, with the modernized reconstructions, is more a castle for shows then actual historic representation. I got lucky, when i went to visit, there was a medieval festival going on. A lot of buzz, a lot of stands offering local cheese and...More

Thank 19sj_js89
Reviewed 23 April 2016

A pleasant walk from the center of town over the river and through the woods (well, kind of) - it's not really a castle, but, rather, a museum in an old (restored?) building of sorts. Although unimpressive, it has a myriad of rooms with varying...More

1  Thank Scott S
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