French: Château de Litomyšl
The Litomyšl Castle is a World Heritage Site in Czech Republic defined by the UNESCO in 1999 and definitely a recommended cultural sightseeing location.
It is on position 190 (191) in our monthly survey..

"Litomyšl Castle was originally a Renaissance arcade-castle of the type first developed in Italy and then adopted and greatly developed in central Europe in the 16th century. Its design and decoration are particularly fine, including the later High-Baroque features added in the 18th century. It preserves intact the range of ancillary buildings associated with an aristocratic residence of this type."
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Criteria:

(ii)(iv)

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List of books: Litomyšl,Castle