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The Hochbergs:
A Dazzling Heritage

the Castle by Day

Discover the secrets of Książ Castle

Książ is one of the largest castles in Poland. This huge and beautifully situated architectural complex is exceptional on a European scale. Discover a place where Europe’s crowned heads met, where the von Hochberg dynasty’s aristocratic history is intertwined with the mysteries of the Second World War…

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By Night

Haunted Książ: An Evening Adventure

When night falls, demons awake. Join those brave enough to make their way through the castle after dark, and learn more of its exceptional history. Experience this remarkable journey through the mysteries and eerie surprises of the castle chambers. Will you have enough courage to move forward when the lights  go out?

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Underground Visitor Route

Come and explore the underground area of Ksiaz Castle -- one of Poland’s most enigmatic destinations -- and discover what’s has been hidden for over 70 years!

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Gardens of Light

and Youth

Visiting Książ: A Learning Experience

Książ Castle’s part in the heroes and dragons of legend; whether the castle’s annals feature knightly jousts; the length of Princess Daisy’s pearl necklace; whether an Amber Chamber is hidden in the castle; and why Winston Churchill visited Książ – come with us on a voyage of discovery of the castle’s remarkable history.

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Książ Castle in Wałbrzych

ul. Piastów Śląskich 1
58-306 Wałbrzych

Wałbrzych Palm House

ul. Wrocławska 158
58-306 Wałbrzych

about the Region

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Discover the beauty
of the Wałbrzych region

Wałbrzych Town Hall
Pedestrian Foyer and Mineral Water Pump Room (Szczawno-Zdrój)
The Underground City of Osówka (Głuszyca)
Old Mine Science and Art Centre in Wałbrzych