Varnsdorf - Hrádek

The dominant landmark of the town of Varnsdorf and Seifhennersdorf looms on a phonolite hill on the border to a height of 467 m a.s.l. The construction of the 29-metre-high viewing tower and restaurant on Hrádek began on 11 May 1903 and was completed on 15 May 1904. The first reconstruction work was carried out in 1967, but there was extensive damage to the structure in the mid-nineties.

Hrádek has been listed as a cultural monument of the Czech Republic. Rescue work commenced in 2001. The reconstructed viewing tower was opened to the public on 18. 7. 2003. The restoration of the main building and exhibition hall were presented to marked “Open Day", held on 9. 10. 2005.

Height above sea level: 467 m a.s.l..
Height of observation tower: 29 m
Year constructed: 1904
Year reconstructed: 1967, 2001 – 2003
Location: Varnsdorf

Contact:
Tel.: +420 412 384 939, +420 605 419 972

 

1. April to 30. September
Mon - Sun: 10:00 - 18:00
1. October to 31. March
Tue - Sun: 12:00 - 16:00
AdmissionPrice [CZK]
Adults
25
Children (aged 6 and above)
15

Address: 

407 47 Varnsdorf
Česká republika
50° 55' 21.018" N, 14° 36' 46.8648" E

Category: 

  • Lookout tower / Prospect