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8. Sychrov Chateau + Jested TV Tower + Glass Museum

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Sychrov Chateau:
The Gothic Revival-style Sychrov Chateau offers an extensive exhibition of the lifestyle of the nobility in the second half of the 19th century, when the chateau flourished under the princely Rohan family, which came to Bohemia from French Brittany.

Jested TV Tower:
The TV transmitter (93 m high) was built between 1966 - 73 (on the place of the very first wooden tower of Mount Ještěd erected in 1876) according to a project designed by arch. Karel Hubáček. The structure was later awarded the prestigious Perret Prize of the International Union of Architects (UIA)

Museum of Glass and Jewellery in Jablonec nad Nisou Exhibition presents a selection of the unique collection of glass and metal Jablonec jewellery and designer jewels. The museum displays a model of a glass-making settlement, informing about the history of glass-making.

Walking of flat surfaces, cobblestones.

Admission:
Sychrov Chateau – Tour A
- adults 250 CZK (60 minutes).
Glass Museum exhibition - adults 210 CZK

wikipedia
Sychrov Castle, Jested Tower

Interesting links: Jested Tower, Museum of glass and jewellery

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FULLY PRIVATE TRIP (price for private guide service and driver, entrance fees paid separately)
Duration
1 - 2 people + guide. Price per group
3 - 6 people + guide. Price per group
Bigger group
8 hours
all year round, (glass museum July – August available daily, otherwise not available on Mondays)
7 500 CZK (290 EUR*)
Guide 4 300 + driver/car 3 200 CZK

8 300 CZK (320 EUR*)
Guide 4 400 + driver/minibus 3 900 CZK

Upon request
  * EUR count is approximate and can alter depending on actual exchange rates  
 
Katka recommends
 
"Visit the neo-gothic picturesque palace and let yourself be enchanted by the history of glass-making "
 
Sychrov Castle:  Miloslav Rejha, Wikimedia Commons
Jested Tower : Zdeněk Fiedler, Wikimedia Commons
Jested Tower
Costume jewerelly glass stones
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