1st Advent weekend

Events Programme 25 – 27 November 2022


Christmas market | Svornosti Square
Friday–Sunday 10:00–19:00, Monday–Thursday 11:00–18:00
Daily offers of gastronomy delicacies, craft items with Christmas theme, traditional crafts and weekend cultural programme
Organized by: Sdružení cestovního ruchu Český Krumlov, z. s. (Tourism Association)

Saturday 26. 11. 2022

Festive Christmas market opening ceremony, musical performances | Svornosti Square
14:00–14:30 Christmas market opening ceremony
15:00–19:30 Musical performances of local bands 
Organized by: Sdružení cestovního ruchu Český Krumlov, z. s. (Tourism Association)

Fairy-tale Saturday in the Monasteries | 3+ Gallery, Český Krumlov Monasteries
10:00–18:00 Creative workshops | Interactive exhibition
The interactive exhibition will turn into a unique space full of creative workshops where you can create tree ornaments, Christmas decorations and other attractive gifts. You can also just browse through the interactive exhibition. Admission 100 CZK (= 10 Monastery coins, available for purchase at the visitor centre).
10:00–18:00 Fairy-tale courtyard | Monastery courtyard and Craft Street
Open craft workshops welcome all who want to see or try out the work of a bag maker, a blacksmith, potter, beekeeper or a  glassmaker. You can make your own or buy a finished product from the craftsmen, have a bite to eat and warm up with a hot drink.  
17:00 and 19:00 Christmas Candlelight Guided Tours with commentary in Czech | Monastery Museum

Sunday 27. 11. 2022

16:30 Advent opening and turning on the christmas tree lights ceremony | Svornosti Square
Opening of the  Advent and blessing – P. Václav Pícha JC.D., Prelate of Český Krumlov. Turning on the Christmas tree lights – Mayor of Český Krumlov Alexandr Nogrády.
Performance by "Chlapi v sobě" music band from Český Krumlov – unplugged.

Complete Advent and Christmas 2022 Programme 

Programme for download →

Sights, museums and experiences

Tips for the daily offer of experiences – sights, museums, exhibitons, sightseeing cruises through the historic center on wooden rafts:

Český Krumlov Card – Single entry to 5 museums (valid for 12 months)

Castle Museum and Castle Tower (Český Krumlov State Castle and Château) | 1. 11. – 22. 12. 2022 Tuesday–Sunday 9:00–15:30

Monastery Museum and 3+ Gallery (place where children com first = exhibitions, interactive expositions, historical playroom, craft workshops) | daily 10:00–18:00

Museum Fotoatelier Seidel | Tuesday–Sunday 9:00–12:00, 13:00–17:00

Egon Schiele Art Centrum | Tuesday–Sunday 10:00–18:00

Regional Museum in Český Krumlov | Tuesday–Sunday 9:00–12:00, 12:30–17:00

Český Krumlov Synagogue | Saturday–Sunday 10:00–16:00

Marionette Museum – Fairy-Tale House | daily 11:00–16:00

Pilgrimage Site on Křížová hora | open on weekends and holidays 10:00–17:00

Cruises on wooden rafts | Winter cruises daily from 1. 12. to 31. 12. 2022 (except 24., 25. and 26. 12.) on 14:00, 14:30, 15:00, 15:30 and 16:00 

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