PEACEFUL MEETING OF TWO MOST IMPORTANT KINGS OF CENTRAL EUROPE, ANNO DOMINI 1412
As a good habit was – for testify to the seriousness of the decree Knights tournament was organized. They didn’t hesitate to kill 28 fat oxen, they order to bring 16,000 eggs for a royal goodness. And in order the knights tournament didn’t lose in quality women was recommended to jollify.
Who enters the castle Ľubovňa today and closes his eyes, arms tournament noise he hears, smells the scent of goodies.
The signing of the peace agreement marked the beginning of negotiations about the loan that entered into the history of Hungary in November 8, 1412 as "Polish backups". To commemorate of those events Ľubovňa Museum possesses in its exposures facsimile (copy) the advance actum.
THE MOST FAMOUS PRISONER OF CASTLE ĽUBOVŇA - MÓRIC BEŇOVSKÝ
Only tears townswoman Susan Hönschová from Spišská Sobota brought him out from the castle and sat him by travelling worldwide through royal palaces, through the wild seas, through the Siberian winter and the heat of the African to the fateful place.
On the royal throne he sat being crowned by Malagasy crown to undergo a fight for the right thing with the colonists. Let your foot enters the royal places - who wants to walk in his footsteps, comfort castle’s tower castle Ľubovňa should try.
Today, you can experience the jail place of the only king from Slovakia on your own skin. Reconstructed tower offers to try chaining to the wall. It is also the only place in Slovakia, where we can see the plaque, the original of which is stored in Madagascar.
WHERE BEER BREWS, THERE THRIVES
They will be distributed to the wide region under the castle Ľubovňa and those who would like to check the quality can do it that day. Castle Brewery is still standing and Ctibor with Gregory await you in full armour.
The original brewery equipment can be seen today in the newly renovated palace which was located in this area in the 16th century. If you have the desire and strength you can try to prepare the rare golden beverage according to original recipes on your own.
SPANISH PRINCESS AT THE CASTLE ĽUBOVŇA - ISABELLA DE BOURBON I BOURBON
The wedding was really royal because the wedding guests were be hosted by Spanish royal court. As custom preaches princess followed her husband to the castle Ľubovňa with a rich dowry that was brought to Ľubovna in several carts.
Princess has remained in the memory of the people to be very modest and nice person. Her life and the life of the whole family is documented in exposure Zamoyski family which contains a number of his personal things.
POLISH CROWN JEWELS AT THE CASTLE ĽUBOVŇA 1655 - 1661
Scream was carried by the country when in 1655 the Swedish king invaded Poland. Polish King John Casimir ordered to carry the entire royal treasure away from the Wawel Royal Castle to the safe place. Supreme Commander of the Royal army Juraj Sebastián hid them at his castle Ľubovňa.
A year later, a big glory is at the castle because King John Casimir himself with all his military entourage came to see his royal treasure. Hussar’s armour, glistening in the sunlight, flooded with gold decorated castle and its surroundings.
Known Polish writer Henryk Sienkiewicz described an event until then unseen in his book “The flood”. The fate of jewellery was sealed in year 1811 when they were molten to the Prussian coins. Ľubovňa castle is now the only place where you can see the replicas of Polish crown jewels in its full beauty.