Prezentacja zamek Ksiaz
Published on: Mar 4, 2016
Transcripts - Prezentacja zamek Ksiaz
Ksiaz Castle is one of the largest
castles in Europe, the third largest
castle in Poland and the largest
castle in Lower Silesia.
The castle was built between 1288-
1292 under Bolko I the Strict. After
numerous modifications and
reconstructions it has now over
400 rooms and is an unusual mix
of different styles
"Pearl of Silesia" because in this
way the castle is often referred, is
situated on a high rocky tip of in a
bend of Pełcznica river.
Lying in Książ Landscape Park and being an
essential element of the Piast Castles Trail, Książ
is a place visited by large numbers of Polish and
foreign tourists. It offers visitors numerous
attractions, in addition to the majestic Castle
and its impressive, richly decorated halls and
parlors, tourists can also enjoy the complex of
terraced gardens of the palace and unusual
landscape of Great form of the castle and the
excellent position, place it among the most
beautiful objects of its kind in Poland.
Książ means also the palace stables, which
now house the world famous breeding of
Silesian stallions and indoor riding area
of 800 m² entirely built of larch wood.
Castle and its surrounding areas are host of
many cultural events such as
exhibitions, conferences, trade shows and
Castle in Książ is worthy of a visit. It
is very popular with tourists.
Interesting and mysterious places
in the castle make it move in a
completely different time.