Easter in the Monasteries and 3+ Gallery

The Monasteries will come alive with Easter atmosphere and traditions.

1 – 10 April

Interactive Easter expositions – creative workshops for children
Easter products you can make here: painted flower pot, planting a flower, printed spring card, playing with printables, letter written with goose quill seal
What else can you do in the interactive exposition with a historical playroom: you can try on Gothic or Renaissance costumes, discover the magic of book printing, become a scribe in the Scriptorium, learn about the healing effects of herbs, enter the Alchemy Laboratory underground and much more.

2 April – Palm Sunday

The Horitz Passion Play in Monastery Garden
The unique Horitz Passion Play is performed on Palm Sunday in the monastery garden in Český Krumlov. Enjoy an ancient story whose message still resonates today and be transported back to a time that was of great importance in shaping the future of the world. The story of the last days of Jesus Christ begins with the arrival of Jesus in Jerusalem and ends with the scene of Christ's resurrection.

7 April – Good Friday

Night Vigil at the Holy Sepulchre with the Guard of Honour of the Schwarzenberg Grenadier Guards
Don´t miss out on a unique Krumlov tradition and come to view the staged tomb of Jesus Christ in the Monastery Church of Corpus Christi and St. Mary, with the Schwarzenberg Grenadier Guards providing the nightly guard of honour.

9 April – The Easter Feast of God

Easter Crafts for Kids
The interactive exhibition transforms into a creative space full of creative workshops where you can decorate Easter eggs or make Easter decorations together with your children.

13:00, 14:00 a 15:00
Performance by the children´s folklore ensemble Jitřenka in Monastery Courtyard
Come and enjoy the folklore music performed by the Jitřenka Folklore Ensemble from Český Krumlov.

Complete Easter Program

  • Monastery Courtyard 97
    381 01 Český Krumlov
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  • 1.4. - 10.4.2023 / Mo-Su

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