Boskovštejn

Boskovštejn (German: Boskowstein) is a village and municipality (obec) in Znojmo District in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic.

Boskovštejn
Municipality
Flag of Boskovštejn
Coat of arms of Boskovštejn
Boskovštejn is located in Czech Republic
Boskovštejn
Boskovštejn
Coordinates: 48°58′32″N 15°56′57″E / 48.97556°N 15.94917°E / 48.97556; 15.94917Coordinates: 48°58′32″N 15°56′57″E / 48.97556°N 15.94917°E / 48.97556; 15.94917
Country Czech Republic
RegionSouth Moravian
DistrictZnojmo
Area
 • Total7.59 km2 (2.93 sq mi)
Elevation
360 m (1,180 ft)
Population
 (2006)
 • Total152
 • Density20/km2 (52/sq mi)
Postal code
671 54
Websitehttp://www.boskovstejn.cz

The municipality covers an area of 7.59 square kilometres (2.93 sq mi), and has a population of 152 (as at 28 August 2006).

Boskovštejn lies on the Jevišovka River, approximately 16 kilometres (10 mi) north-west of Znojmo, 55 km (34 mi) south-west of Brno, and 166 km (103 mi) south-east of Prague.

There is an old castle located in the village.

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