Hospital (basic tour)

In the basic tour you will learn about the history and constructional development of the hospital, you will learn everything important about the personality of Count František Antonín Šporek and about the original purpose of the whole complex - the hospitable activity of the Merciful Brothers.

The main tour will guide you through the interior of Kuks Hospital, e.g. the main hospital ward, Holy Trinity Church, the vestry, the courtyard and the Baroque apothecary´s „The Pomegranates“. At the model of the Kuks valley, the history of the entire unique baroque complex is explained; paintings and other exhibits present the life and personality of its founder, František Antonín Špork, and the history of the Brothers Hospitallers who cared for the hospital patients. In the lapidarium, you will see the unique collection of allegories of Virtues and Vices, original sculptures by the most famous Czech Baroque sculptor Matthias Bernard Braun.

This tour is only guided. If you want english guide, reserve date and time on this e-mail: sysova.marketa@npu.cz. If you will come without reservation, you will be add to a czech group and the cashier lend you text in foreign language (english, german, dutch, polish, spanish, french, italian or russian).

Hospital tour is barrier-free.

Basic information

  • duration 60 minutes
  • max. 50 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 11.–29. 3. closed
22. 4. Mon 9.00–17.00
30. 3.–30. 6. Tue–Sun 9.00–17.00
1. 7.–31. 8. Mon–Sun 9.00–17.00
1. 9.–31. 10. Tue–Sun 9.00–17.00
28. 10. Mon 9.00–17.00

Admission

Czech guide tour

  • Full 160 CZK
  • Children 0-6 years free
  • Youth 6-18 years 110 CZK
  • Family (2 full + 1-3 kids up to 15 years) 420 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 110 CZK
  • ISIC or EYCA Cards 110 CZK
  • ZTP, ZTP/P Cards free
  • ZTP/P Guide free
  • ICOMOS Card, National Museum and Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic Cards free
  • Journalist with press accreditation free
  • Free single or family NPÚ tickets free
  • Group ICOMOS, ZTP, ZTP/P, NM and MK with reservation 20 CZK/p

Foreign-language tour

  • Full 240 CZK
  • Children 0-6 years free
  • Youth 6-18 years 170 CZK
  • Family (2 full + 1-3 kids up to 15 years) 640 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 170 CZK
  • ISIC or EYCA Cards 170 CZK
  • ZTP, ZTP/P Cards free
  • ZTP/P Guide free
  • ICOMOS Card, National Museum and Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic Cards free
  • Journalist with press accreditation free
  • Free single or family NPÚ tickets free
  • Group ICOMOS, ZTP, ZTP/P, NM and MK with reservation 20 CZK/p

Foreign language tours are offered in English and German - reservation is received

reservation needed for groups only