Holiday in the CR:CZeCOTTourmapsEast BohemiaUNESCOCzech inspirationActive holidayTimetablesGEOFUN
loading...
Tourist navigator
Viki
Official tourist portal of Pardubice region
Czech Republic
Cloudy 6°C
the weather

Weather - Pardubice

1.12. (15:30)
today
Cloudy
6°C
2.12.
tomorrow
Partly cloudy
5°C/2°C
3.12.
FridayPartly cloudy
2°C/-2°C
4.12.
SaturdaySleet
2°C/-2°C
Source: Weather Meteocentrum

košíkRentz's Museum - Kuks

Czech Rentzovo muzeum

č.p. 58, 544 43 Kuks

Telephone: +420 602 470 459
Email: sbohadlo@gmail.com
Web: https://www.rentzovomuzeum.cz
GPS: 50°24'3.49"N 15°53'21.74"E (288 m above sea level)

Reconstructed spa building.

Collection of Sporck´s books and Rentz´s engravings, Müller´s Map of Bohemia (1720) - the largest baroque engraving in Bohemia, period book printing press, Kuks Dwarf by Braun workshop, hermitages on the Sporck dominium.

Back to object information

Information

Category mansion / villa / palace, museum
Certificates and memberships Foothills of the Giant Mountains - regional product
National cultural monument
Style baroque (100%)
Architecture Reconstructed spa house in the Sporck´s Kuks from 1704.
Services barrier-free WC, demonstration of crafts, event planning and hosting, interactive education programme offer, night-time walking tours, Occasional concerts, sale of novelties and souvenirs, sale of specialised literature, space available for rent
Staff languages Czech, English, German, Italian, Polish, Russian, Slovak
Accepted forms of payment CZK coins, Euro in cash
Site grounds 300 m2
First year open to the public 1704
Date of construction 1704
Year of latest reconstruction 2014
Distance from parking lot 0 m (own)
  • capacity personal: 10 (of which 10 are barrier free), price: 40 CZK / day

Tours / exhibitions

Description Exhibition of the copper engraving works of Sporck's court engraver Heinrich Rentze (1698-1758). The Nuremburger came to Kuks in 1722 and created hundreds of plates and prints for the Count. Here visitors can experience adventure and thrill in the production of handmade paper, copperplate engraving, linocut, wood engraving or framing and bookbinding.
Opening hours
(GMT +1)
Sightseeing time: 35 min.
Foreign languages tour guide (English, German, Italian, Latin, Polish, Russian, Slovak), descriptions (Czech, English, German)
Exhibition specialization architecture / urbanism, archives / archive administration, baroque a Rococo art, bell founding / campanology, curiosities, funerary customs, equipment, etc., literature, music / musical instruments, paintings / drawings / graphic design, print media / journalism, regional history, regional homeland studies, restoration / conservation / preparation, sculpture, visual arts
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 3/15

Availability

Distance from parking lot 0 m (own)
  • capacity personal: 10 (of which 10 are barrier free), price: 40 CZK / day
The nearest train stations
Nearest bus stop
The nearest airport
  • Pardubice (44 km)
  • Mnichovo Hradiště (65 km)
  • Copernicus (106 km)

Events in object

Past events

2017

2016

2015

2014

Find your activity