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Chotyně: Castle Grabštejn
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Published: 26.9.2019

In the north of the Czech Republic, a few kilometers from the German and Polish borders, there is a national cultural monument Grabštejn Castle. There is also a chateau, which is inaccessible to the public, it serves the Czech Army as a training center for cynology. The dominating feature of the castle is the circular tower and the outlook is part of each sightseeing tour. The pride of the local castle is the Chapel of St. Barbara with its rich paintings and original Gothic sculpture of linden wood. Barbara - the patroness of miners, which, like the castle, has undergone a gradual reconstruction. In the cellar you will find an exhibition of torture chamber or wine cellar.

 

Text and photos: Monika Babická

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