Tips for May in Český Krumlov

Český Krumlov in Spring, source: DMO Český Krumlov Region, z. s., photo by: Tomáš Perzl

We have summarized for you what to do in Český Krumlov and its colourful surroundings in the month of May.

From the Renaissance to the 19th century

From 1 May, all visitor tours are open at the chateau. After the first one, which presents the Renaissance and Baroque chambers, you can also visit the second tour circuit with the 19th century apartments and the castle's Baroque theatre. The Castle Museum and the castle tower are open all year round and offer the most beautiful views of the city and its surroundings.

Contemporary Art at the Egon Schiele Art Centre

The 2023 season at the Egon Schiele Art Center will feature realistic paintings by artist Ivana Lomova and expressive drawings and paintings by Austrian artist Jan Franz. In addition, there is an exhibition celebrating 30 years of ESAC in Český Krumlov.

Where to go next for art and history

3+ Gallery in Monasteries has prepared a new exhibition of illustrations for children, the Seidel photo studio will enchant you with the atmosphere of the old days, and you can admire the family collection of puppets and marionettes in the Fairytale House. But there is much more...

Rallye celebrates 50!

This year the popular Rallye Český Krumlov celebrates its 50th anniversary. Be there on 19 and 20 May! The route of the race leads through interesting and often lesser-known corners of Český Krumlov region, and the ceremonial start and announcement of the winners in Český Krumlov is an experience for all participants.

Explore the parks and gardens of Krumlov

People come to Český Krumlov for historical sights and culture. Few people realize that the town has amazingly rich natural surroundings and that you can encounter nature and greenery even inside the town. And when better to enjoy it than in spring.

Tips for spring walks and hikes

Wander the streets of the city while exploring its architecture, nooks and crannies and gardens. The spring weather invites you to do just that. And if the town itself is not enough, you can head out into the picturesque countryside around Krumlov.