Jan Žižka of Trocnov Monument

Borovany / Czech Republic

Monument of Jan Žižka of Trocnov
Related personality
  • Jan Žižka (1360?–1424)
  • Monument

Trocnov is a birthplace of the Hussite military leader, Jan Žižka. It is located 16 km southwest to České Budějovice. The whole area is suitable for family and groups visits, the area contains a small but newly refusbished museum dedicated to the Hussite movement and its influence on the surrounding regions inluding Bavarian hinterlands. The visitors can enjoy a wide varienty of expositions, open-air installations and landmarks including education programmes and interactive games. The tour through the area takes 2-3 hours and it is recommended to start in the museum, which itself is located in a former Meierhof of Borovany monastery.

Jan Žižka of Trocnov Monument

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Additional touristic information

The Jan Žižka of Trocnov Monument is attended by the South Bohemian Museum in the city of České Budějovice.

Contact and address

+420 727 822 571


ZIP Code: 373 12
Near the city of Borovany

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