Brníčko Castle



Location: 184 km (114 mi) east of Prague, Olomouc Region   Map

Constructed: 1353


Brníčko Castle is situated 184 km (114 mi) east of Prague in the Olomouc Region of Czech Republic. The first time it was mentioned was in 1353. In 1471 the original citadel was enlarged significantly. With changes in military strategies and technology Brníčko fortress became largely obsolete. Its military garrison abandoned the walls of Brníčko Castle in the 16th century. Brníčko Castle was left in neglect and disrepair since then. Some of the masonry was reused by the local villagers.