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The New Tower - Znojmo

Kapucínská zahrada
Znojmo, 669 02

The monument is accessible for free

Monument will be open:
14.9.2021 from 9:00 to 12:00 hours, from 13:00 to 17:00 hours

Responsible person
Name: Ondřej
Family name: Navrátil
Phone: +420 733 621 632
The low cylindrical tower was built on the lowest end of the third belt of town fortifications, probably after the unsuccessful siege of Znojmo by Austrian and Hungarian forces in 1404.
 
 

At the end of the 16th century, the upper section of the tower was converted into a observation post, where a canon was installed during any periods of threat.

Nová věž
Nová věž (vlevo), Prašná věž (vpravo)
Nová věž   interiér
Nová věž   interiér
 
 

Sdružení historických sídel
Čech, Moravy a Slezska

Opletalova ulice 29
110 00 Praha 1
Czech Republic

phone: +420 224 237 558
phone/fax: +420 224 213 166
mail: info@shscms.cz
www.shscms.cz
www.ehd.cz

Office hours:
Mo - Th: 8.00-16.00
Fr: 8.00-14.00

 
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