Castle, originally named Fürstenberg, was built
around the year 1265 by Přemysl Otakar II. for the protection of new route from
Litomyšl to Brno. Another extensions were carried-out in the 16th century, the
overall Renaissance adaptation after the fire in year 1569. In 1842 the castle
totally burnt-out, and was then partially modified in Empire style.
In the Empire-style floors you can find the
exposition of European and Czech paintings of 19th century. In other areas are
held various cultural events.