Ferdinand I. tour (basic tour I.)

The guided tour consists of interiors decorated with original furniture, paintings and porcelain and interior decoration of the 19th century, when the castle served as the summer residence of the Austrian Emperor (and last crowned king of Bohemia) known as Ferdinand the Good. The Chapel of St. Francis of Assisi, the room of the Emperor's steward, imperial dining room, the suite of the Emperor (e.g. billiard room, dressing room, salon) imperial couple’s bedroom and the suite of the Empress (e.g. the office, maid's room, waiting room of the court ladies, salon).

The route also includes the newly restored three-roomed guest suite with a lounge, bedroom and morning room. The tour recalls the personality of Napoleon II the son of Napoleon Bonaparte. His nickname was l'Aiglon and he was owner of Zákupy chateau for a short time and boasted the title Duke of Zakupy.

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
30. 4.-30. 6. tue–sun 11.00, 13.00
1. 7.-25. 8. tue–sun 11.30, 13.30
26. 8.-27. 10. tue–sun 11.00, 13.00
28. 10.-3. 11. mon–sun 11.00, 13.00


  • Category Price
  • Adults 25-64 years 200 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 160 CZK
  • Youth 18-24 years 160 CZK
  • Persons with disabilities with valid identification card/certificate 160 CZK
  • Children 6-17 years 80 CZK
  • Children 0-5 years free
  • Person accompanying a disabled person free
  • Person accompanying a school group of 10 pupils/students free
  • Tour guide accompanying a group of at least 15 persons free
  • Free single NPÚ tickets free
  • Free NPÚ tickets free
  • NPÚ-card free
  • „Náš člověk“-card* free
  • Journalist with press accreditation* free
  • * Offer available for cardholder only
Foreign language tours offered in German - after previous reservation
  • Kategorie Cena

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Most rooms in the west wing have been undergoing a gradual renovation in full public view. Visitors have the extraordinary opportunity to watch the emergence of new tour routes and the arduous process of the restoration of the interior decoration and furniture.

this tour is available today 9.00, 10.00, 12.00, 14.00, 15.00, 16.00

4F17A2ED-8B52-4F67-8D80-EE0130BE50BE 200 CZK (full admission) 2F500991-B0F5-4AC5-9B90-2BBFBDCDFC45 Buy ticket

71B5B7E7-ACEA-4214-84EB-20FF073CEC43 duration 50 minutes

94D4AB38-6EA4-4B19-9C7F-17B845D49188 max. 25 people

Group reservation needed for groups only

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