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Raduň (Czech Republic)
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Basic data
State : Czech RepublicCzech Republic Czech Republic
Region : Moravskoslezský kraj
District : Opava
Area : 802 ha
Geographic location : 49 ° 53 '  N , 17 ° 57'  E Coordinates: 49 ° 53 '13 "  N , 17 ° 56' 33"  E
Height: 284  m nm
Residents : 1,112 (Jan 1, 2019)
Postal code : 747 61
Status: local community
Districts: 1
Mayor : Ludmila Juráňová (as of 2006)
Address: Poštovní 239
747 61 Raduň
Municipality number: 509841

Raduň (German Radun ) is a municipality in the Moravskoslezský kraj region ( Czech Republic ).


Raduň Castle

Radun occupies an area of ​​802 hectares, on which 985 people live. It is located in the valley of the river Raduňka , not far from Opava . To the south of the village there is a landscape park with numerous touristic signposted paths, romantic corners and man-made viewpoints. So you can from the hills of the landscape of Troppauhöhe admire and with good weather appears on the horizon Ostsudeten with Mount Altvater . There are numerous ponds north of the municipality. At the deepest pond, the oldest tree grows in a circle, a 400 year old oak with a trunk circumference of 6 meters.


The village was first mentioned in writing in 1322. Due to the location of the village on the so-called Jadeweg, it gained strategic importance. Soon a fortress and the Raduň Castle were built here.

After the Munich Agreement , the place was added to the German Empire and until 1945 belonged to the district of Opava .


Sons and daughters (selection)

Web links

Commons : Raduň  - collection of images, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Český statistický úřad - The population of the Czech municipalities as of January 1, 2019 (PDF; 7.4 MiB)