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The Castle in Goluchow is situated in Pleszew County lies 15 km north-east of Kalisz. The castle in Goluchow is a primary, early-Renaissance brick construction of a defensive character. The castle was built in the years 1550-1560 for Rafal Leszczynski.
In 1856 Tytus Działyński, bought the Gołuchw residence.
Then, in the years 1875-1885 Dzialynski family conducted a complete reconstruction. The author of the design of the castle is Z. Gorgolewski from Berlin and the interiors were designed by Maurice August Ouradou from France.
During the II World War, the collection of the works of art dispersed and the castle was partially destroyed.
Since 1951 in the castle there has been a department of the Poznan National Museum, with an exhibition of historic interiors and works of art.

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