Old town hall
|• Mayor||Zuzana Jungwirthová|
|• Total||17.36 km2 (6.70 sq mi)|
|Elevation||284 m (932 ft)|
|• Density||290/km2 (760/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+1 (CET)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC+2 (CEST)|
- Česká Skalice
- Malá Skalice
The modern history of the town is connected with textile production, tourism development and the development of private enterprise after the year 1989.
The town is visited for its connection with life and work of Božena Němcová, who belongs among the most impacful Czech writers. The best-known places are Ratibořice Château and Grandmother's Valley. In Malá Skalice is Museum of Božena Němcová. Until 2017 there was Textile Museum as well but it was closed and the exposition was moved to nearby Dvůr Králové nad Labem.
- Božena Němcová (1820–1862), writer
Twin towns — sister cities
- "Population of municipalities of the Czech republic". Czech Statistical Office. Retrieved 2019-04-30.
- "Muzeum textilu". Muzeum Boženy Němcové. Retrieved 2019-07-25.
- "Partnerská města České Skalice" (in Czech). Město Česká Skalice. Retrieved 2019-08-24.
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