The Private and Representative Rooms (basic tour)

The tour route includes a total of 21 rooms. Visitors will see the private and state rooms on the ground and first floor, including the famous Neoclassical staircase hall and the two libraries, which contain almost 25,000 books. The tour is devoted to the fate of four generations of the noble Dalberg family, from their arrival from their native Rhineland to the Czech lands during the Napoleonic wars to the stirring end of the last member of the family, Baron Johann Dalberg. The small rooms reconstructed according to archival inventories and photographs to the appearance in the early 20th century brought alive by many surviving details and objects of daily use.

Velký společenský salon

During the reconstruction of interiors in 2010-13 the rooms gained back the authentic appereance from the 19th and the 20th century. Guided tour includes representative rooms such as the Staircase Hall, one of the most beautiful classcist hall in Central Europe, and the Art Nouveau Grand Library. The visitors can also see the private rooms of Friedrich Ferdinand von Dalberg or his son Friedrich Egbert von Dalberg and learn somethnig about the life of noble family and their servants in chateau situated in Moravia. Art enthusiasts will definitely appreciate the portrait of poetess Therese von Dalberg by well-known artist František Kupka.

 

Two unique libraries are the most valuable rooms in chateau Dačice. The Biedermeyer Small Library was built in the beginning of the 19th century and contains about 7000 tomes. The Art-Nouveau Grand Library was built in the beginning of the 20th century. The grand library contains about 17,000 tomes, published between the 16th and the 20th century, mainly in German, French and Latin.

Basic information

  • duration 50 minutes
  • max. 9 people

Opening hours

Period Days Hours
1. 1.–27. 3. closed
28. 3.–30. 4. closed
9. 4. (Thu) closed
10. 4. (Fri) closed
13. 4. (Mon) closed
1. 5.–24. 5. closed
25. 5.–31. 5. Mon–Sun 10.00–16.00
1. 6.–31. 8. Tue–Sun 10.00–17.00
6. 7. Mon 10.00–17.00
1. 9.–30. 9. Tue–Sun 10.00–16.00
28. 9. Mon 10.00–16.00
1. 10.–1. 11. Sat–Sun 10.00–16.00
27. 10.–30. 10. Tue–Fri 10.00–16.00
2. 12.–31. 12. closed

Admission

Czech guide tour

  • Full 140 CZK
  • Children 0-6 years free
  • Youth 6-18 years 100 CZK
  • Family (2 full + 1-3 kids up to 15 years) 370 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 100 CZK
  • ISIC or EYCA Cards 100 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
  • Group with reservation over 15 adults 120 CZK/p

Foreign-language tour

  • Full 210 CZK
  • Children 0-6 years free
  • Youth 6-18 years 150 CZK
  • Family (2 full + 1-3 kids up to 15 years) 560 CZK
  • Seniors 65+ 150 CZK
  • ISIC or EYCA Cards 150 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
  • Group with reservation over 15 adults 180 CZK/p

Foreign language tours offered in English

Texts in English or German are free

reservation needed for groups only