Destination: Konopiste Castle
Konopiste Castle has roots that date back to the late 13th century. The castle began as a French Gothic style before is current appearance that took shape in the early twentieth century. Purchased in 1887 by Arch Duke Franz Ferdinand, Konopiste Castle houses spectacular collections of hunting trophies, medieval weapons, and works of art related to Saint George and the Dragon. Today Konopiste Castle draws thousands of tourists wishing to escape the city environments of Prague. The Bohemican Podcast presents this special destination episode on Konopiste Castle.