Benátky Nad Jizerou - Museum Of Toys - Czech republic
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Benátky Nad Jizerou - Museum Of Toys
Nerby the river: Jizera
Museum of toys in Benátky nad Jizerou
This private museum of toys could be found in groundfloor of Benátky nad Jizerou chateau. You can admire here toys not only of Czech (Bohemian) origin, but toys from Germany, Japan, China, France or United States. You can see dolls, miniature rooms, miniature sewing machines, cars (automobiles) manufactured from wood and plate-metal, and also ancient animals moving on key.
In second floor, you can visit also regional museum.
Chateau Benátky nad Jizerou
Address: Zámek 49, 294 71 Benátky nad Jizerou
Museum: phone: 00420/326 316 682
Museum of toys: phone: 00420/326 316 995
Chateau base is well preserved stronghold in Gothic-Renaissance style of 16th century, formed with massif building of west wing of the castle at present. Lower floor is a rest of original Gothic monastery. Famous Danish astronomer Tycho de Brahe stayed here at the end of 15th century.
Opening time table:
Daily, except Mondays 9,00 – 12,00 h and 13,00 – 17,00 h
Museum Benátky nad Jizerou: Full : CZK 10,-
Reduced: CZK 5,-
Museum of toys: Full: CZK 20,-
Children up to 6 years of age: free of charge
Text: Václav Zamba
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