Nižbor

Central Bohemia, Czech Republic

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Address:Central Bohemia, Czech Republic

A popular holiday and residential destination with Nižbor glassworks. Tour tickets here. 

Little village surrounded by woods is a well hidden gem for hiking lovers. It is located in the Křivoklát hills, in the valley of river Berounka. 

Nižbor Castle

Founded in mid-13th century by the Přemyslid dynasty. It served as an administrative centre of the region. In the 17th century, the Castle turned into the Baroque residence of The Wallenstein family (see Wallenstein Garden in Prague). Century later, the property owner changed through marriage.

The new owners, Fuerstenberg family, owned the castle until 1920s. During the communist regime, the castle fell into disrepair due to lack of maintenance. After the end of the communism, the castle has been gradually restored.

When visiting, you will have a chance to admire some spectacular views of the woods and the river. In summer period, the Castle houses the Celtic Culture Centre. The exhibition and multimedia project taking place show the historical movement of Celtic people across Europe. 

Nižbor Glassworksgift articles

The owner is connected to a 300 year long tradition in glass making as a family. They produce sport trophies, tableware, lamps, perfume bottles and gift articles. During your visit you will get to know the individual stages of producing crystal by hand. There is also a company store. 

Nižbor pub - Zastávka Nižbor

This lovely restaurant/pub/pension is our personal tip. Originally an old station warehouse built in the 19th century has been changed into the original railway station pub. You can choose from seats at one of the coupes as well as on the ramp load or watch the sunset at the station platform.You can also stay over in a coupe (We think its the best to book early though). 

Full offer of tours 

Book a tour to spa town Karlovy Vary with Moser glasswork factory. 

Upcoming events

Strings of Autumn International Festival

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October-November 2019:Planning an autumn trip to Prague? Visit the 23rd edition of the established international music festival. This year names such as Laura Mvula, Fred Hersch or Jack Quartet appear. Original program, distinctive artists.

Listen and Dine - Dinner with live music

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January - December 2019: Music and dinner in Prague. Jazz or blues tunes, classical music or traditional music. Visit great Prague event venues. Taste exquisite meal. Choice is yours. Make your stay in Prague the most memorable: get your tickets now.

Top concert venues in Prague

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Concert Season 2019: concerts in Klementinum Mirror Chapel & Municipal House are the most popular and highly rated chamber concerts in Prague. Dvořák Symphony Orchestra deliver the best of A. Vivaldi, A. Dvořák, W. A. Mozart and more.

International Festival Bach For All

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June - September 2019: The third edition of festival offers the opportunity to deeply fathom Bach´s music performed by renowned musicians in Prague´s lovely concert venues and churches. Uplifting and spiritual experience.

Smooth jazz & blues concerts in Prague

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Book Prague jazz concerts. Explore Prague´s best jazz clubs: Reduta jazz club, U Malého Glena jazz club, Agharta jazz centre, Jazz blues club Ungelt, Cafe Mozart. Live concerts with great Czech musicians. Jazz with menu on Jazz Boat.

Classical Music in famous Prague´s churches

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Concert Season 2018: Find a list of all spiritual, sacred, organ or chamber concerts in the most famous churches in Prague center with astonishing architecture and exterior. Most of them have unique organ instruments from Baroque period.

Classical music in famous Prague´s concert halls

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Concert season 2019: Prague is a real Mekka for all classical music lovers. Choose from a wide list of concerts at glorious concert halls such as Rudolfinum, Municipal House or few hidden gems such as Boccaccio Hall. They are all located in Prague center.

Autumn Concerts in Prague

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End of September - November 2019: Autumn seasons brings time for recollection. Visiting a classical concert in Prague will provide you the best opportunity to do so. Chamber concerts, orchestral music, church concerts...

Prague Symphony

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Prague Symphony Orchestra (FOK)

Look forward to compositions by W. A. Mozart, J. S. Bach, G. Mahler, A. Dvořák, B. Smetana, organ and piano recitals, chamber music and more. Check the rich program!

Group Discounts

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We offer group discounts

Are you a group of 10+ people? Do not hesitate to contact us. We will be happy to negotiate the best price for you. Simply choose the event and we will take care of the rest.

Gift Certificates

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Special Present

Is someone precious to you planning a trip to Prague? Why don´t you surprise them with a unique present! We are pleased to offer you Via Musica Gift Certificate.

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