Bojnice Castle is the most famous castle of Slovakia and in central Europe.It is situated in Bojnice and is the oldest memorials and most distinguished of Slovakia. It is one of the most beautiful medieval in Slovakia. Bojnice Castle (Bojnicky zamok) is seen by many as Slovakia’s most romantic and most attractive castle, , partially of its original Gothic and Renaissance base built in the 12th century. You can enjoy visiting other fairy tale castles using some of our past articles Lichtenstein Castle -The Only True Fairytale Castle-Germany and The Harmony and Beauty outside the Osaka Castle Japan to help get you started planning your net family holiday.
Currently The chateau hosts a museum of art and history since 1950. The exhibition contains the original furniture from the early modern period through to the late 19th century., various artifacts and paintings like the late gothic collection Bojnice Altar by a master of Florence from 14th century and many other mysterious and hidden secrets. The chapel features a 14th century Florentine altar, and Count Jan Palfi is buried in a chapel in the rock below the castle.
Beneath the courtyard is a stalactite cave that contains the castle’s water source a 26-meter deep castle well.The grounds around Bojnice Castle include a moat with swans and a 600-year-old tree. The castle is renowned for its attractions, including the popular Castle Fairytale, the annual International Festival of Ghosts and Spirits which is held by the end of April and beginning of May and the Summer Music Festival.