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košíkCity Museum in Skuteč

Czech Městské muzeum Skuteč

Rybičkova 364, 539 73 Skuteč

Telephone: +420 469 350 131
Email: muzeum@skutec.cz
Web: muzeum.skutec.cz
GPS: 49°50'40.14"N 15°59'49.74"E (396 m above sea level)

The City Museum is situated in the house that belonged to the family of the wife of the musical composer Vítězslav Novák, who died on 18.7.1949.

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Category museum
Certificates and memberships Member of the Museum and Gallery Association of the Czech Republic
Services barrier-free WC, Bicycle boxes, cloak room, demonstration of crafts, event planning and hosting, free WiFi, interactive education programme offer, library / reading room, night-time walking tours, Occasional concerts, sale of cycling and tourist maps of region, sale of novelties and souvenirs, sale of specialised literature, sale of tourist cards, sale of tourist stamps, space available for rent, WC
Staff languages Czech, English
Accepted forms of payment Czech korunas in cash
First year open to the public 1955
Date of construction 1900
Year of latest reconstruction 2009
Distance from parking lot 140 m

Tours / exhibitions

Opening hours
(GMT +2)
  • January-June, September-December Mo-Su 09:00-12:00 13:00-17:00
  • July, August Mo-Fr 09:00-17:00
  • July, August Sa, Su 09:00-12:00 13:00-17:00

Before visiting the building we recommend checking the current opening hours on the building's website or by contacting the operator by telephone.

Museum of Footwear and Stone
Description Permanent exposition bringing visitors closer to two traditional trades, which brough the city most fame around the world - the shoemaking trade and masonry. In the footsteps of the trades, visitors learn about the oldest history of the shoemaking guild, and about quarrying and processing stone. The history and present of masonry is accessible not only inside an exciting geological exposition, but also in the quarry with a number of active exhibits.
Opening hours
(GMT +2)
Sightseeing time: 60 min.
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech), printed guide (English, German), descriptions (Czech)
Exhibition specialization clothing / textiles / accessories / lace / shoes, didactic and interactive exposition, hand-crafted wares / guilds / associations, regional history
Minimum / maximum number of people per guide 15/?
Shoe industry
Exhibition specialization clothing / textiles / accessories / lace / shoes, hand-crafted wares / guilds / associations
Masonry
Foreign languages tour guide (Czech)
Exhibition specialization mining /, mineral mining, regional history
Monument to Vitězslav Novák
Exhibition specialization music / musical instruments

Availability

Distance from parking lot 140 m
The nearest train stations
Nearest bus stop
The nearest airport
  • Pardubice (27 km)
  • Brno Tuřany (92 km)
  • Mnichovo Hradiště (105 km)

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