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Franz Ferdinand’s favourite home

This building that started as a late 13th century Gothic castle belonged over the years to some of the most prominent historical figures. The last owner was the heir to the Austro-Hungarian crown Archduke Franz Ferdinand d´Este who, was, together with his wife Sophia, assassinated in Sarajevo in 1914.

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Closure of heritage sites until further notice. High tourist season opening suspended

13. 3. 2020 (updated 22. 5. 2020)

Following actual measure of the Ministry of Health adopted after a meeting of the National Security Council the National Heritage Institute has closed heritage sites...

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Theme of the year 2018 in the National Heritage Institute: