Museum of South Bohemia
Náměstí Přemysla Otakara II
This mix of arcaded buildings centred on Samson's Fountain (Samsonova kašna; 1727) is the broadest plaza in the country, spanning 133m....
Iron Maiden Tower
The 15th-century Iron Maiden Tower is a crumbling former prison and one of the few bits of the Gothic fortifications remaining in the...
Enter the 18th-century Bishopric through a small gate in the wall.
South Bohemian Theatre
The city's main theatre presents plays (usually in Czech), operas and concerts.
České Budějovice's best vegetarian flavours are at this modern self-service cafe. The healthy array of soups, salads and casseroles...
Museum of South Bohemia information
Lonely Planet review
The Museum of South Bohemia holds an enormous collection of historic books, coins and weapons. It was closed in 2012 for reconstruction and, during research for this book, it wasn't clear when it would re-open: check the website for the latest information.