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Celtic oppidum

Celtic oppidum

Remains of one of the most significant Celtic oppidums in Europe. The oppidum became known to the public in 1877 in relation to the discovery of a treasure containing silver and gold Celtic coins.

Stradonice

Dobřichov - monument and prehistoric site

Dobřichov - monument and prehistoric site

The essential site for Czech archaeology was provided with a stone monument with a commemorative plaque in 1912.

Dobřichov

Hrazany - site of an ancient prehistoric settlement

Hrazany - site of an ancient prehistoric settlement

An archaeological preserve of primeval hillfort from the late Iron Age. It is a Celtic town - an oppidum situated on a promontory over the Moldau river, with the area exceeding 30 ha, fortified by a system of ramparts.

Hrazany

Levý Hradec - site of an ancient Slavonic settlement

Levý Hradec - site of an ancient Slavonic settlement

A hilfort located over a sharp bend of the Moldau river on the flat top of a large promontory with the area of 6.4 ha and the perimeter of 1.5 km. It was founded in the 8th or early 9th century on remains of a primeval fortification. In the 9th century, the hillfort was a seat of Přemysl princes and the political center of Czech state, before it was moved to Prague.

Roztoky

Libice nad Cidlinou - archaeological dig

Libice nad Cidlinou - archaeological dig

The foundation of an old Slavonic fortification, established by the Slavnikovs. After the autumn of 995, when the Slavnikovs were murdered by the Přemysls and Vršovecs, the fortification was transferred into the hands of the Vršovecs. In 1130 the fortification fell victim to a fire. Today, there is a visible stone foundation on its site of a pre-Romanesque church or the Soběslav palace.

Libice nad Cidlinou

Libušín - site of an ancient prehistoric settlement

Libušín - site of an ancient prehistoric settlement

A triangular hillfort with area of 12.3 ha and total length of fortification walls exceeding 1 kilometer. There is the Church of St. George with a cemetery in its eastern corner. The hillfort belonged to the tribe of Czechs and dates back to the middle hillfort age (in the late 9th or 10th century).

Libušín

Renaissance malt house

Renaissance malt house

Domed wood oven with heating chamber preserved in the malt plant from the 16th century.

Nymburk

Stará Kouřim - memorial grounds

Stará Kouřim - memorial grounds

The hillock was inhabited already back in prehistoric times. In earlier times of the Stone Age (4 thousand years B.C.) a family chalet stood here. At the end of the 3rd millennium A.D., bearers of the culture of rope ceramics buried their dead here. During the time of Slavonic settlement in the 2nd half of the 9th century, the residence of the prince's castle administration. A so-called hall structure...

Kouřim

(Hradiště Dolní Kolo)

Nalžovice-Oboz

(Hradiště Doubravčany I)

Zásmuky-Doubravčany

(Hradiště Doubravčany II)

Zásmuky-Doubravčany

(Hradiště Horní Kolo)

Nalžovice-Oboz

Libodřice Cairn - prehistoric burial mound

An archaeological historical preserve of barrow area of Lusatian culture from the early bronze age, which spread over the left bank of Labe. There are about 25 barrows with stone cores and circumferential collars with remains from burnt-burials.

Libodřice

Nalžovické Podhájí - fortified settlement

Nalžovice-Nalžovické Podhájí

St. Kilian's Island - archaeological dig

Archaeological excavations conducted on the St. Christopher island in 20th century uncovered the remains of a Romanesque cloister. The Benedictine monastery founded in 999 by the prince Boleslav II. had been an important cultural centre. Only after the Hussite wars the abbots decided to move the monastery elsewhere and the old cloister was left to the wilderness.

Davle

(Tvrz na Hradecké skále)

Soběšín-Otryby

Velká Dobrá - monument and prehistoric site

A research memorial located at one of the largest barrow grounds in Central Bohemia. It was erected in 1953 and is about 3 m high. Its main part consists of stele of black Swedish granite with a commemorative inscription.

Velká Dobrá

Závist - archaeological dig

Uncovered foundations and parts of buildings of a large and obviously quite important Celtic settlement from 5th century BC. The fortification is 9 km long and the walls are 3 - 9 m high. The Celtic settlement is one of the largest in Europe.

Praha - Zbraslav

(Hradiště Stříbrný vrch)

Nalžovice-Nalžovické Podhájí


Events

(Nejen nepřátelé: Staří Řekové a jejich sousedé)

Regional Museum in Kolín - Dvořak's Museum of Prehistory (Kolín)

Fri 5/23/2019 - Wed 3/30/2021

(Obraz zemědělství v socialistickém realismu)

Kačina - chateau and museum (Svatý Mikuláš)

Mon 5/10/2020 - Thu 12/30/2020

(Z domácnosti našich babiček)

(Rožďalovice)

Wed 10/6/2020 - Fri 1/28/2021

(Sladkosti na Kolínsku: Z historie výroby čokolády, cukrovinek a kávových náhražek)

(Kolín)

Tue 10/19/2020 - Sun 2/27/2021

(Den otevřených památek)

Church of St. Barbora (Kutná Hora), Church o f St. Jacob (Kutná Hora), Church of the Virgin Mary in Náměť (Kutná Hora)

Wed 12/9/2020 9:00 - 15:00


Tip for a trip

Benátky nad Jizerou - chateau and museum

Benátky nad Jizerou - chateau and museum

The castle gained its present form in the 18th century by connecting Baroque and Renaissance buildings...