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It is also possible to come to Jablonec nad Nisou for the architecture. The city is home to art nouveau and functionalist buildings, a number of well-known lookout towers in the immediate vicinity and several points of technical interest, which most certainly also include the local reservoir with its granite dam. If you wish to make a more thorough inspection of our city, you can find inspiration in the Monuments and culture section.

29 12, 2019

The Jablonec Town Hall

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The new town hall in Jablonec nad Nisou (the seat of the Municipal Authority) was built in 1931–1932 and it is an excellent example of the functionalist architectural style. In summer, it is possible to head up the town hall tower, which provides an excellent view [...]

29 12, 2019

The Hásek Villa

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The villa was built for the successful Jablonec costume jewellery exporter Jaroslav Hásek and his family. The inspiration for it came from the Wohnung und Werkraum (WUWA) exhibition in Bratislava where he was intrigued by the design of a family home by the architect Heinrich Lauterbach. [...]

27 12, 2019

The Schmelowský Villa

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Experts consider the villa to be an excellent example of the aerodynamic functionalism of the Wroclaw school. It was designed by the architect Heinrich Lauterbach for the dermatologist Friedrich Schmelowský and his wife Marie. The Schmelowský Villa stands in a quiet area of greenery. From Opletalova [...]

23 12, 2019

The Kantor Villa

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The Jablonec Doctor, Alfréd Kantor, had his family villa designed by the architect Heinrich Kulka, a pupil and long-time colleague of the internationally renowned architect Adolf Loos. The villa stands at the busy intersection of Palackého and U Přehrady Streets and it is highly reminiscent of [...]