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Mikulov - The Castle Garden

The former Liechtenstein and later Diestrichstein chateau on the rock has been a unique dominant of the Mikulov skyline for centuries. The original governor ´s castle was donated by Přemysl Otakar II in 1249 to the Liechtenstein family as the fief. In late 16th century the new owners of the seat, the Dietrichstein family, had the chateau reconstructed to the present appearance after the fire in 1719.

Nekdejsi liechtensteinsky a pozdeji dietrichsteinsky zamek, stojici na vyraznem skalnim utesu tvori jiz nekolik stoleti neprehlednutelnou dominantu Mikulova. Puvodne zemepansky hrad byl Premyslem Otakarem II. v roce 1249 udelen v leno Liechtensteinum. Ty na konci 16. stoleti vystridali Dietrichsteinove a za jejich vlady ziskal po pozaru v roce 1719 zamek svou dnesni podobu.

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