Basic Information

Cave Administration of the Czech Republic

Cave Administration of the Czech Republic is a governmental body, directed by the Ministry of the Environment. It carries out show caves and other underground spaces protection and management according to rules on nature conservation and landscape protection and of the State Mining Administration.

The Cave Administration of the Czech Republic is a member of the International Show Caves Association. The Cave Administration manages 14 show caves in the Czech Republic. It implements provisions and measurements according to requirements of the State Nature Conservancy authorities and technological provisions according to supervision of the State Mining Administration, survey and inventory, research, documentation and public guide services.

The Cave Administration participates in research, survey and inventory, documentation and protection of other caves and underground spaces in the Czech Republic.

Cave Administration of the Czech Republic website: www.caves.cz