Closure of the Old Royal Palace on 24. - 29. 10. 2019

Old Royal Palace will be closed from 24. 10. to 29. 10. 2019 due to technical and state-ceremonial reasons.



Stag Moat (closed in 2019)

The Stag Moat a natural ravine of the Brusnice stream. It got its name because of breeding of deer here in the 17th century.

Stag Moat (closed in 2019)


It was possible to see deer in the Moat till the 18th century. This tradition was symbolically followed in the 20th century, when a bear pen was founded there. Between 2001 and 2007, a tunnel after the design of architect J. Pleskot was bulit through the embankment between the Upper and the Lower Moat. The Stag Moat is open to public in the summer season.

Opening hours

The Upper and Lower Stag Moat will be closed in the Summer Season 2019 due to ongoing recontruction.


Castle map