Telc is a small town that was founded approximately in the middle of the 13th century at an intersection of two country`s routes. Although its founding data is unknown the oldest reliable information about Telc is dated back to the period between 1333-1335. The historical square (namesti Zachariase z Hradce) - central square is rightly regarded as one of the most beautiful in the country. Its triangular square hemmed by burgher houses with Renaissance gables and arcades makes it picturesque place to visit. Together with the chateau the historic centre has been included on the UNESCO Cultural Heritage List.