12. 2. 2014
Kutná Hora’s medieval silver mine: on the trail of silver production
Explore the Czech Museum of Silver in Kutná Hora, where you will see an exhibition dedicated not only to the mining and processing of silver but also to other points of interest. You can visit three buildings: At Hrádek the focus is on the production of silver but you can also see its Gothic rooms. At Kamenný dům (Stone House), a noteworthy late Gothic building, you will become acquainted with the lifestyle of the bourgeoisie in the 17th to 19th centuries. You can also see the family home of Josef Kajetán Tyl, an important figure of Czech theatre and the National Revival. Exploring the Kutná Hora underground will introduce you to the most interesting speleological discoveries within the city.