The landmark and symbol of Pardubice is the Green Gate, built after 1507, as a remnant of the city's fortifications. It is a Renaissance gate with a façade decorated by a relief designed by Mikoláš Aleš, which depicts the Lords of Pardubice. Behind the gate is a 60 metres high tower that serves as an lookout tower. In its interior there is also an exposition with the history and legends of the city.

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Founded: 1507
Category: Castles and fortifications in Czech Republic

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Robert Svatek (3 years ago)
Perfect view to the castle, and Pernštýnské square.
Vladan M (3 years ago)
Place with great view on Pardubice. Low price of ticket, worth to visit.
Guilherme Damião (3 years ago)
Beautiful and has a different top from the other churches...
Charles Seaton Jr. (ChuckDiesal) (5 years ago)
I didn’t go up to the top of the tower but the gate seems to be in between the old town square & new town with all the shopping
Mirek Prochazka (5 years ago)
Pretty nice sight. I enjoyed the displays on the way to top of the tower. The lady at the cash was kind. Looking forward to visit the tower again and visit the gallery part. Entry fee is very low, just would appreciate possibility to pay by card. Maybe next time.
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