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BOLATICE
www.bolatice.cz

The first written mention about this municipality comes from 1250 in a letter by Pope Innocent IV, who gives the area of this municipality under a protection of the Cistercian convent in Velehrad. A part of the municipality is the settlement Borová, which was established in 1786 by dukes Alois and Eugen Henna.


The St. Stanislav’s Church
The church built in Bolatice in 1703 is consecrated to St. Stanislav, a Polish bishop. In 1912 it was enlarged, in 1999 – 2001 the both towers and the roof were completly reconstructed.

The Château
The Baroque château with an early Baroque portal was built in 1724 – 1748. Nowadays the château is completely reconstructed and it is the seat of the Municipal Offi ce.

The Outdoor Museum of Folklore Traditions and Crafts in Bolatice
This outdoor museum was created in 2002. Visitors can see living parts of houses (a chamber, a kitchen, a maid’s room), a washhouse, a stable for horses, a cow-shed, a granary etc. here. In the next two rooms – a shed and a barn – the visitors can get acquainted with craft instruments, farming machines and tools, which were used in the former household and on a farm.

The Bathing Pool Bolatice
It is a sport and holiday resort and its part is a swimming pool 30 x 25 metres, a pool for non-swimmers 15 x 25 metres, a padding pool for children 5 x 10 metres. A bathing at night is possible, too. You can use also the sport resort with a playground for beach volleyball, volleyball, netball, Russian skittles, cricket, rolling, table tennis, badminton, soft tennis. A part of this resort is a sauna, a fi tness-centre, a lending offi ce for bicycles, a restaurant and a hostel.

The Instructional Path Chuchelenský Wood
This marked line begins and fi nishes in Bolatice in Borová, it is about 6 km long and visitors can walk through a wood, stop and rest on two resting places, on one of them there is the well of the stream Zbojnička and by walking they can fi nd out fl ora and fauna of this wood, which are described on the schedules and signs.


The Horse-breeding AMONA
This stud is well known with breeding of improved stallions traken (East-Prussian) and effi cient crosses, too. the local riding club arranges also agricultural tourism, ecological agriculture and shows of traditional crafts from the country – life.