Botanicus historical craft village in Ostrá
Botanicus craft center offers a wide range of traditional crafts linked to the care of nature, a healthy lifestyle and the preservation of cultural heritage. to learn about crafts and the way of life in the Middle Ages.
Here you can learn the ancient techniques of making natural cosmetics, making herbal preparations, making candles, sewing, ceramics and other useful skills that respect nature and human health. When building the center, maximum use was made of local recyclable materials, especially stone and wood, which requires an ecological approach and connection with nature, which are at the core of the center's philosophy.

Learn about crafts and the way of life in the Middle Ages

You will learn about the work of tinkers, potters, shoemakers, candlemakers and ropemakers. You can try your own hand at many of the crafts. There are weekend events for children in the summer. At a medieval-style market you can purchase locally crafted products, and at historical celebrations you can sample delicious spiced wine and mead and enjoy performances of singing, dancing and juggling.

You can indulge in pleasant relaxation in an extensive herb garden with a natural maze and labyrinths.