Bedřich Smetana was born in Litomyšl in a former castle brewery and a permanent exhibition will lead you nowadays to a family atmosphere of Smetana's childhood. You will find a unique musical experience and caress of your senses in annually held international opera festival Smetanova Litomyšl. The most famous Czech soloists, famous conductors, international interpreters and ensembles regularly confirm their participation.
A romantic moment awaits you in the „birth tower“ of Bohuslav Martinů. In a small room of the St. Jacob’s church tower, where is an exceptional view at the town and its surroundings.