Discover the beauty of Terezín

Terezín's history goes back to the end of the 18th century when the emperor of the Austrian monarchy, Joseph II, decided to build a fortress to defend the empire’s territory from the north against the raids of Prussian troops. From the very beginning, the fortress was divided into the Main, Small and the fortified space in between. The fortress was never used in battle so it was transformed into a garrison town after a hundred years. On the outskirts of the town, we can still see strong ramparts and moats, as well as massive barracks facilities a bit deeper in the fortress. After the Protec

Terezín
Terezín's history goes back to the end of the 18th century when the emperor of the Austrian monarchy, Joseph II, decided to build a fortress to defend the empire’s territory from the north against the raids of Prussian troops. From the very beginning, the fortress was divided into the Main, Small
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Old Fortress Town

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