The natural center of the city in its present form was created in the last decades of the 16th century by moving the main square to the close proximity of the entrance to the chateau. A number of Renaissance houses were built during the first half of the 17th century , many of which remain very unaltered today ...
Former Liechtenstein and later Dietrichstein chateau, standing on the cliff, forms the most remarkable several-centuries old landmark of Mikulov.
The Church of St. Anne, an imitation of the Italian Holy House of Loreto was built during the years 1623-1656 at the bottom part of Mikulov square. A funeral chapel was built on the southwest side of the church by the Dietrichstein family, a double-towered facade designed by J. B. Fischer von Erlach was added in the early 18th century. The whole building was extensively damaged by a devastating fire in 1784 ...
Svatý kopeček is one of the most significant natural landmarks of Mikulov. The area has been declared a nature reserve due to the many rare and protected plant and animal species. The Calvary takes you from the top of Svatý kopeček to the pilgrimage chapel of Sebastian, the belfry and the Holy Sepulchre.
Part of Mikulov in the vicinity of the chateau mount was inhabited by the Jewish population from the mid-15th century, and gradually developed into a large Jewish ghetto. At its core were the present streets Husova, Alfonse Muchy and Brněnská.
The religious monuments of Mikulov include the Church of St. Wenceslas, the Church of John the Baptist, the Chapel of St. Sebastian on Svatý kopeček and the Orthodox Cathedral of St. Nicholas.
Kozí hrádek belongs to one of the three rocky dominants of Mikulov. Following the recent landscaping the locality has become a freely accessible recreational center.
Jeskyně na Turoldu
Jeskyně Na Turoldu cave, located in the Turold vrchol nature reserve (385 m a.s.l.), which lies on the northern outskirts of Mikulov, is one of the oldest nature reserves in what is now the Pavlov protected landscape area and biosphere reserve.