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Telč chateau garden
Czech Republic

The dominant feature of the town Telč is a chateau from the 16th century positioned at a place where a Gothic castle had originally been. The castle served, together with two ponds, as a defence structure. The chateau is surrounded by a spectacular Renaissance garden with an English park and Classicist greenhouse. In the garden there is also a gallery of the prominent Czech painter, Jan Zrzavy, an exponent of Czech avant-garde. The interior of the castle is full of unique equipment and precious collections. In the former burgrave there is now a museum with ethnographic collections, movable Betlehem and exhibition about the history of the town.

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