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It is the third largest historical monument in the Czech Republic. One of the most valuable architectonic complexes in our country was pronounced the National Cultural Monument in 1996.

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Kryza´s nativity scene

Undoubtedly the most famous exhibit in the Museum of Jindřichohradecko is the largest mechanical folk creche in the world - Krýza´s Creche, on which the author, local master hosier Tomáš Krýza, worked for more than 60 years. Th is unique work was rightly registered in the Guinness Book of Records. Th e creche contain 1398 fi gurines of people and animals, when 133 are movable.


Figurines in Krýza´s Creche are made of backing material (gypsum, sawdust, fl our and glue) or of wood. Th e originál mechanism, which was initially driven manually, distributes movement from a single electromotor.

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from 1st April to 6th January, daily with the exception of Mondays
June - August – daily
from 15th December to 6th January, daily
8:30 - 12:00 and 13:00 - 17:00 hrs.

tel.: +420 384 363 660 (cash register, the Jezuit seminar), +420 384 363 661 (offices of the Minorite monastery)

GPS: 49°8‘37.158“N, 15°0‘1.336“E

Address: Balbínovo náměstí 19/I, 377 01 Jindřichův Hradec

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