In July and August, many attractions await tourists here, such as: concerts, events for families with children, workshops, exercise activities and festivals, including the Summer Festival of Mysteries, loved by lovers of mysteries and history.
Summer 2022 in Książ Castle starts with Breakfast on the Grass (June 26 and July 10), ie a Sunday picnic in the park in front of the castle with live music performed by the Książęce Salon Orchestra. During the event you can eat delicious food and relax on a blanket or in the sun lounger. Children are waiting for games and animations, as well as art workshops.
The main event this summer is the Summer Festival of Mysteries, with this year’s theme being “Jump to the Castle”.
On July 30-31, we will move into the spy world full of unsolved mysteries and secrets – says Anna Żabska, president of Książ Castle in Wałbrzych. special troops shows, an exhibition of action films, an exhibition “Brilliant Forgeries and Thefts”, a zone for children “Little Agents” and a meeting with the famous Polish intelligence officer Marian Zacharski.
An interesting event is the “Weekend with an equestrian note”, which are attractions related to the International Competition for Traditional Riding, which is known and loved by tourists. On July 22-24 you can participate in a tasting dinner, see unusual carriages and for the first time – hussars! On Saturday, the Courtyard of Honor will also host an equestrian-inspired fashion show and best hat competition open to all, and the prize will be a hat made especially for the occasion.
On Sunday 24 July, Breakfast on the Grass will again take place in the park, with great participants of the International Traditional Driving Competition and a special competition in the background in the background. There are also food stalls, games for children and live music. Access to breakfast is free.
Those looking for cultural events can attend the “In 80 minutes around the world” concert as part of the dell arte Festival and castle events as part of the Olga Tokarczuk Mountains of Literature Festival.
The aim is to stimulate the cultural and social activation of the inhabitants, cultural education, diagnosis and discussions about ecology, equal rights, identity and freedom of expression – says Anna Żabska – the festival arouses so much interest that tickets to the event in Książ Castle on July 14 sold out in 20 minutes!
In August, another novelty awaits tourists: the Family Knight’s Weekend. It will be family, fun and musical. During the event, a knight’s village is established on the Erehof. On the program are demonstrations of knight fighting, a meeting with a falconer, afternoon tea on the Hochbergs, ie a tasting dinner – this time in a family version, and a special trip to Stary Książ, where a surprise awaits the participants. Every Książ fan knows the Książęca Salon Orkiestra, but this time we invite the youngest to the concerts. Famous hits, arranged by our musicians, take the children and their carers on a musical journey.
Family travel starts on July 1. A fairytale castle is a great option to visit Książ in the company of the Mad Hatter. A special tour route, arrangements in children’s rooms and lots of laughter. All this awaits tourists on summer Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays. We invite slightly older children with their families for a holiday with ghosts – on Monday we take you on a journey into the unknown. Who is not afraid of ghosts, we take them on an expedition. For adults, we only recommend Night Sightseeing in editions for them. Courage will certainly be helpful…
What can the tourists expect in the Palm House this summer? The “Palm House of the Senses” has been in operation since June 24 – a delightful arrangement prepared by florist masters of the International Floristic Institute. A place of sensory experiences where you can take interesting photos and be inspired by the natural interior design. On June 25, in the spirit of the Slavic tradition, Midsummer Night is held in the Palm House, namely a field game, weaving wreaths and a fire show. In addition, background music, the Palm House in the evening and a walk to Pełcznica by the light of fireflies. It’s the only night of the year.
In July and August, in the Palm House, we have prepared physical and artistic activities that will allow our tourists to relax, surrounded by greenery. In the lap of nature, yoga and painting classes and a dance course will be taught by professional instructors – says Kamila Świerczyńska, head of the castle’s marketing and sales department.
Mondays in July are encounters with yoga on the grass, known to the inhabitants of Wałbrzych and the Agglomeration. Bee. At 6:00 PM we start with relaxing and relaxing activities in the garden. The lessons are not extra checked, they take place as part of the admission ticket.
In July we celebrate another lemur birthday. Our twins Tytus and Olaf celebrate their birthday on July 22, and with them the entire Palmhuis team and … tourists. The Lemurlandia field game awaits, and with that comes prizes and lots of fun.
Wednesdays in August are Dancing in the Tropics. Dance teacher Agnieszka Waligóra makes you move! The basics of solo dance and above all a lot of endorphins – it is worth seeing and experiencing.