The fi rst written mention about the municipality Darkovice comes from 1250. It is found in a document written by the Pope Innocent IV, which confi rms, that the Czech King Wenceslas I presented the municipality to the Cistercian convent in Velehrad.

The St. Hedwig’s Church
The St. Hedwig’s Church is a dominant of the village. It was consecrated on 3. July 2005. the Way of the Cross is a work by the Academic painter Milivoj Husák.

The Open-air Bathing Pool
In the west part of this municipality you can fi nd a holiday resort with an open air bathing pool. Nearby to this pool you can visit a sport centre, where you can use a playground for beach volleyball, a minicentre for children and a restaurant. In front of the pool there is an erratic bloc.