Rýzmburk Castle

75 Points of Interest

The castle (of original name Reisenburg (giant castle) was one of the biggest castles in the Bohemia Kingdom. It was established early 13th century by Bohuslav I. (a member of important nobility family of Hrabišics). The castle used to protect the trade route and many significant figures and events of Czech history are associated with it. Even the today´s remains suggest how impressive the defence system of the castle was.