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The city is situated in the middle Bechyne romantic landscapes in the lower river Luznice above its confluence with the river sad. It lies about 20 km. southwest of the town of Tabor. On the site of the city reportedly already in the 9th Slavonic century fort that was under Kosmas chronicle one of the main administrative centers of Bohemia at that time.2.JPG Bechyně history began in 1268th Then bought by King Premysl Otakar II. Bechyně a barren mountain and founded the castle. Bechyně name but in the oldest historical sources appears on a century earlier. Schedules for the years dated 1167.1170 and 1171 are referred to church officials, the arcijáhnové Bechyně, which was then subject to religious organizations in South Bohemia. She deserted mountain therefore means rather derelict building, the ruins of the former church or castle. The dramatic events of the bad years after the death of King Premysl Otakar II. is known to be a leading figure of Bishop Tobias of Bechyně. John of Luxembourg was promoted settlement of the city. Bechyně majitele.Dnešní often changed its Renaissance appearance dates from the XVI century, when it converted the Peter Wok von Rosenberg, as his main, beloved and then still a bachelor residence.
100_1136.jpg When Peter Wok became after the death of his elder brother William, the owner of Rosenberg Rosenberg across domains, it was also beloved Bechyně which he had sacrificed in 1596 to cover also inherited debts. So it became the property Šternberks. From 1715 until the 19th Century held Bechyně counts of Paar which stayed until 1948. After the confiscation of property used lock Sciences. After 1989 the castle returned to their original owners and was then based Bechyně estate. From 15 century, flourished in the pottery, where they established a pottery tradition. The ceramic workshop there was the late 19 century. In 1884 was opened in the city's oldest professional ceramic school in Bohemia. At the turn of the 15th and 16 century, the city has been extensive modifications and the Gothic fortification system was built the castle and town, which was one of the finest in our country. Highlights Bechyňská gothic castle, rebuilt in the late 16th century castle Bechyně. The former castle brewery located exhibitions of ceramics South Bohemian Gallery, consisting mainly of ceramic exhibits from international symposia. in the former granary castle is a museum of Vladimir Preclíka.Na eastern edge of town stands on a rock surrounded Lužnicí minorire initially, and later a Franciscan monastery and church of the Assumption of the 13th century.1.jpg Bechyně dominating the square, which has survived several Renaissance and Baroque town houses, is St. Matthew's Church in the western and urban and Fire muzeum.V side street near the square in the former synagogue is a museum tourism. Near the church. Michael is reminiscent of the extinct Jewish community in the former Jewish cemetery with gravestones from the 17th century.
Technical attractions and monuments of the city is reinforced concrete bridge on its eastern edge, which spans the valley Luznice. Furthermore, the oldest electric railway in the former Austria-Hungary was built in 1903, Mr. Francis Krizik. Cemetery is on the Bechyně Baroque church of St Michael. The healing spring are records from the sixteenth century. The first spa buildings were built in r.1730. Libuse Spa houses and Sarka was built up in the first decade of this century. On the medieval spa tradition continues today in the modern spa Bechyně which is treated mainly rheumatic diseases. By the year 1776 was Bechyně county town. He became a town district, over the next century but lost its importance and had been overtaken by other cities. Bechyně today lives a rich cultural life, su annually organizes the many cultural and social events. Many argue that it is one of the most beautiful cities in the Czech Republic.

  •  Album Bechyně
  • Virtual Tour
  • Institutions and authorities in Bechyně
  • Surroundings Bechyně
  • Natural Attractions
  • Protected areas and natural monuments Tabor
  • Protected areas in the district of Sand
  • Map

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