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Spilberk Castle

Shpilberk 210/1, Brno 602 00, Czech Republic
+420 542 123 611
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This imposing 13th-century castle first served as a fortress and then as a prison for common criminals and opponents of the Hapsburg monarchy.
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Shpilberk 210/1, Brno 602 00, Czech Republic
+420 542 123 611
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great views of Brno, lovely castle, nice restaurant inside or just take a picnic and enjoy a beer ! Open all year around and many attractions and exhibits inside!

Thank frung
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We walked up mainly to admire the views and find an adventure in the gardens for the children. The castle is steeped in history but with young children we opted not to investigate the castle too much. They were setting up for an opera or...More

Thank Kerry H
Reviewed 4 days ago

The whole castle hill and the forteress have several great viewpoints of Brno. We were there on a July weekend and it was really not crowded, it's very pleasant for a quiet walk

Thank Bo S
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We chose to take a stroll to a near by park after dinner. Charming park and you get some lovely views from various sites. In the middle was this HUUUGE old castle, but it was kind of late and probably closed, so we were just...More

Thank Karina L
Reviewed 1 week ago

This,castle is a fair hike up a hill just outside the old town of Brno. The walk up was nice as imsaw horses grazing on the lawns and the walk up the path was nice as you could get good views of Brno and there...More

1  Thank Stirling B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fine but not the greatest. Beautiful castle, but no one speaks English/German, and you are almost forced to go a specific route, and can't turn around, if you remember you want to investigate something further. You do get handed a book with English explanations, but...More

Thank miiech
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed tour around Špilberk castle, which was used as a prison in the past. There are labyrinths bellow whole castle, which were used for this purposes. You can take a tour and learn a bit about the history of prisoning (and yep it...More

Thank Iris N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

pleasant walk up to the castle - small souvenier shop in a courtyard, exhibitions, restraunt's food very good,

Thank Kozmicwarrior
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's such a nice (and hard) climb up to the white castle overloooking Brno and surroundings. You don't have to attend the shows up here to have good time on the hill.

Thank Mogeltoft
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Spilberk Castle is located in the middle of a beautiful park. It takes a moderate effort to climb but it is worth. The museum inside the castle includes a history section, a rich art section, architecture (I was less interested) and temporary exhibition (the...More

Thank Dan R
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