By using this site, you agree to its use of cookies as provided in our policy.

Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia)
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
N 49° 11.629 E 016° 35.995
33U E 616565 N 5450234
Quick Description: The Špilberk Castle, one of two principal landmarks of Moravian metropolis Brno, looks thanks to extensive reconstruction and re-Gothization more "medieval" in comparison with 90 years old photo...
Location: Jihomoravský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 4/25/2012 12:51:19 PM
Waymark Code: WMEA69
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member TheBeanTeam
Views: 75

Long Description:

The Špilberk Castle, one of two principal landmarks of Moravian metropolis Brno, looks thanks to extensive reconstruction and re-Gothization more "medieval" in comparison with 90 years old photo.

Spilberk Castle - originally a royal castle, founded in the 13th century, rebuilt in the 17th century into a sizeable Baroque fort. Till 1945 there was a prison and barracks. At the end of 20th century, the Špilberk castle underwent heavy reconstruction and serves as a museum and cultural amenity of Brno.

Year photo was taken: 1926

Visit Instructions:

To log a visit to each spot you are required to take your own photo. Alternatively you can tell a story about your own experience at the location or any unique information about that location to count as a visit.
Search for...
Geocaching.com Google Map
Google Maps
MapQuest
Bing Maps
Trails.com Maps
Nearest Waymarks
Nearest Photos Then and Now
Nearest Geocaches
Nearest Benchmarks
Nearest Hotels
Create a scavenger hunt using this waymark as the center point
Recent Visits/Logs:
Date Logged Log User Rating  
SherilynBrno visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 10/23/2016 SherilynBrno visited it
amax01 visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 3/5/2016 amax01 visited it
Zdenas visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 10/16/2015 Zdenas visited it
Noe1 visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 2/6/2015 Noe1 visited it
Olii05 visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 4/4/2013 Olii05 visited it
ash99 visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 11/18/2012 ash99 visited it
LUH0 visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 9/18/2012 LUH0 visited it
mitak visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 5/14/2012 mitak visited it
puczmeloun visited Špilberk Castle / Špilberk (Brno - South Moravia) 5/3/2012 puczmeloun visited it

View all visits/logs