Tučapy (Tábor District)

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Tučapy
Municipality
Flag of Tučapy
Flag
Coat of arms of Tučapy
Coat of arms
Tučapy is located in Czech Republic
Tučapy
Tučapy
Coordinates: 49°17′28″N 14°48′12″E / 49.29111°N 14.80333°E / 49.29111; 14.80333Coordinates: 49°17′28″N 14°48′12″E / 49.29111°N 14.80333°E / 49.29111; 14.80333
Country  Czech Republic
Region South Bohemian
District Tábor
Area
 • Total 18.56 km2 (7.17 sq mi)
Elevation 455 m (1,493 ft)
Population (2011)
 • Total 765
 • Density 41/km2 (110/sq mi)
Postal code 391 26 to 392 01
Website http://www.tucapy.cz
Municipal office in Tučapy

Tučapy is a village and municipality (obec) in Tábor District in the South Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic.

The municipality covers an area of 18.56 square kilometres (7.17 sq mi), and has a population of 791 (as at 28 August 2006).

Tučapy lies approximately 18 kilometres (11 mi) south-east of Tábor, 43 km (27 mi) north-east of České Budějovice, and 93 km (58 mi) south of Prague.

Sights[edit]

Memorial to the victims of the World War
  • Saint James Church
  • Jewish cemetery in the south-east part of the village
  • small chapel in the north-east part of the village
  • Saint John Nepomuk statue
  • Jewish school
  • Memorial plaques to remember Friedrich von Berghtold and world-known conductor Karel Ančerl (1908–1973), who was born here
  • Memorial to those killed in the World Wars

People[edit]

It was the birthplace of:

References[edit]

Jewish cemetery in Tučapy