• Lancut Castle in Poland
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    Lancut Castle in Poland

    Łańcut Castle is one of the most beautiful aristocratic residences in Poland. It is famous for its excellent residential interiors and a fascinating collection of horse-drawn vehicles – one of the largest in Poland. The palace complex is surrounded by an old, picturesque English-style park. History The history of the Łańcut Castle dates back to the 16th century when the Pilecki family erected the first defensive tower in this place. In the 17th century, the Stadnicki family rebuilt it, but Łańcut gained real significance in the 17th century during the Lubomirski reign. By order of Stanisław Lubomirski, bastion fortifications were added to the castle (1629-1642), and the building became the…

  • Krasiczyn Castle in Poland
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    Krasiczyn Castle in Poland

    On the eastern border of Poland, in a quiet village, just a few kilometers from Przemysl lies probably the most beautiful noble residence in Poland. A real pearl of architecture is surrounded by the idyllic and picturesque landscape of the region. The object is not only beautiful but also important from a historical point of view; it witnessed and participated in many tragic events in this part of Europe. History The Castle was built at the turn of the 16th and 17th centuries. The Castle was the property of the Krasicki family, one of the most powerful Polish magnates. Marcin Krasicki, in the 17th century, gave it a magnificent appearance,…