Bells – Špilberk Castle in Brno

Bells in Brno, Czech Republic

Špilberk Castle in Brno, Czech Republic, is an old castle on the hilltop in Southern Moravia. It began to be built as early as the first half of the 13th century and was completed by King Ottokar II of Bohemia. From a major royal castle it was gradually turned into a huge baroque fortress considered the heaviest prison in the Austro-Hungarian empire.