House of Lobkowicz

Nelahozeves Castle

This 16th century Renaissance estate is located high above the Vltava River, a mere 35 km from Prague. It combines the history of a Bohemian noble family, the beauty of the Czech countryside, and cultural heritage of one of Central Europe’s most important art collections.

Winter Season

30 October 2017 – 30 March 2018

Group tours can be reserved in advance and are available during the off season. Please contact us by phone +420 315 709 154.

Monday – Sunday
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Private Spaces: A Noble Family at Home

Step back in time and experience how a noble family lived in the 19th century. Walk through the private living quarters of this magnificent estate. The historic furnishings include works by Brueghel, Rubens, Veronese and more.



Nelahozeves Castle is famous for its family-friendly festivals that celebrate traditional Bohemian country life. Pottery, Pumpkin and Christmas Advent festivals feature local crafts, music, games, performances and a wide variety of food, wine and homemade specialties.



Enjoy delicious homemade Czech and International cuisine in the intimate charm of the Castle Restaurant. This space is easily adapted for groups of varying sizes; daytime or night.


School Programs

The rich history of Nelahozeves Castle, its surroundings, and items from The Lobkowicz Collections are used as tools to enhance school curriculum.



Nelahozeves Castle was built for Florian Griesbeck von Griesbach (1504-1588), the private secretary and close adviser to Emperor Ferdinand I. Taking over 60 years to build, the family’s financial difficulties forced the sale of the encumbered estate to Polyxena, 1st Princess Lobkowicz.


Events and Weddings

Host your next event at the majestic Nelahozeves Castle. Our exclusive catering, elegantly decorated rooms, magnificent Renaissance courtyard, and beautifully manicured grounds make for memorable corporate events, receptions, gala dinners, wine tastings, weddings and private concerts.

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Nelahozeves Castle


Nelahozeves 1
277 51 Nelahozeves
Czech Republic


+420 315 709 111

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