erected on the place of the former fortress from the 10th century.
This royal-founded brick and stone castle was built since the 14th century. In
1525 it was transformed into a Renaissance residence according to a project by
Benedict called “Sandomierzanin”. Originally it consisted of four wings
embracing an arcaded courtyard. The castle was blown up by the Swedish army in
1656. Only the western wing was preserved and was used as a prison since 1821.
The building was rebuilt in the years 1960-1986. Now it is the seat of the