57 Sights in Bratislava, Slovakia (with Map and Images)

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Explore interesting sights in Bratislava, Slovakia. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 57 sights are available in Bratislava, Slovakia.

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1. Slovak National Theatre

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The Slovak National Theater is the oldest professional theatre in Slovakia, consisting of three ensembles: opera, ballet, and drama. Its history begins shortly after the establishment of the first Czechoslovak Republic in 1918. It is located in the capital, Bratislava. The theatre is currently based in two separate buildings: the historic Neo-Renaissance building at Gorkého 2 and the new SND building in the Old Town, opened on 14 April 2007, at Pribinova 17. Performances take place on most days of the year. The Slovak National Theatre has represented Slovak culture on its numerous tours abroad.

Wikipedia: Slovak National Theatre (EN), Facebook, Website

2. Slavín

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Slavín is a memorial monument and military cemetery in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. It is the burial ground of thousands of Soviet Army soldiers who fell during World War II while taking over the city in April 1945 from the occupying German Wehrmacht units and the remaining Slovak troops who supported the clero-fascist Tiso government. It is situated on a hill amidst a rich villa quarter of the capital and embassy residences close to the centre of Bratislava.

Wikipedia: Slavín (EN)

3. Bratislava Castle

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Bratislava Castle is the main castle of Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. The massive rectangular building with four corner towers stands on an isolated rocky hill of the Little Carpathians directly above the Danube river in the middle of Bratislava. Because of its size and location, it has been a dominant feature of the city for centuries.

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4. Chatam Sofer Memorial

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Chatam Sofer Memorial, formerly the Old Jewish Cemetery is the burial place and memorial of Moses Sofer, a prominent orthodox rabbi from the 19th century, built on the site of a 17th-century Jewish cemetery in Bratislava, Slovakia. The historical cemetery was mostly destroyed with the construction of the road tunnel under Bratislava Castle in 1943 but negotiations with the clero-fascist Slovak leader Jozef Tiso allowed an important fraction of the cemetery containing the graves of the rabbis to be preserved encased in concrete. Later, when the tunnel was converted for public transport trams a tram stop was constructed above the site. In 2002 a modern memorial was erected above the site and it was partially opened to the public.

Wikipedia: Chatam Sofer Memorial (EN)

5. Evanjelický zborový dom

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The Evangelical church in Dúbravka, a suburb of Bratislava, is the second-youngest religious building in this part of Bratislava. Originally built as a ceremonial hall in the 1980s, regular evangelical worship services began in 1995. In 2003, the building became the property of the Slovak Evangelical Church. The church consists of a main hall with a capacity of about 200 people and a minor hall with a 100-person capacity. In 2006, the general bishop consecrated a white marble octangular baptismal font made as a commemoration to the early Christian believers and traditions. The interior is dominated by 4-meter-tall wooden cross with textile depiction of the Creed.

Wikipedia: Evangelical Church, Dúbravka (EN)

6. Štúdio L+S

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Studio L + S, which started as Studio S, is a professional cinema operating in Bratislava with its headquarters in Plaza 1. May 5, in the room of the Tatra Hotel, where, in the late 1960s. For hundreds of years, Tatlari's legendary song and dance performances have existed. Theatre has formed 12. In May 1982, it served as the artistic stage for the Slovak concert. This is where the letter S in the theater name comes from. After the theatre was privatized in April 1999, L was added to the name as a continuation of a tradition that the Rasika and Satinowski had begun here a few months after their founding.

Wikipedia: Štúdio L+S (SK), Website

7. House at the Good Shepherd

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The House of the Good Shepherd is a narrow, Rococo-style building in Bratislava, Slovakia, located in the Old Town below Bratislava Castle. It was built in 1760–1765 by notable Bratislava master-mason Matej (Matthäus) Hollrigl. The townhouse was constructed for a local merchant and the lower part of the building was used for commercial purposes, the upper part for living. It is one of the few buildings in the area below Bratislava Castle to retain their original state, mostly due to the demolition of much of the Jewish quarter in the 20th century.

Wikipedia: House of the Good Shepherd (EN)

8. Sad Janka Kráľa

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Janko Kráľ Park (Slovak: Sad Janka Kráľa, literally Janko Kráľ Orchard/Garden; formerly called (German: Städtischer Aupark, and in Hungarian Városi díszliget is a park in Bratislava's Petržalka borough. It is located in the northern part of Petržalka, bordered by the Danube in the north, the Old Bridge access road in the east, a main road in the south and the Nový Most access road in the west. The park is one of the oldest municipal parks in Europe. The statue of Janko Kráľ is situated in the park.

Wikipedia: Janko Kráľ Park (EN)

9. Church of St. Elisabeth

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The Church of St. Elizabeth, commonly known as Blue Church, is a Hungarian-Secessionist Catholic church located in the eastern part of the Old Town in Bratislava, present-day Slovakia. It is consecrated to Elisabeth of Hungary, daughter of Andrew II, who grew up in the Pressburg Castle (Pozsonyi vár). It is referred to as "The Little Blue Church" because of the colour of its façade, mosaics, majolicas and blue-glazed roof. It was initially part of the neighboring gymnázium and served as the school chapel.

Wikipedia: Blue Church (EN), Website

10. Kostol Zvestovania Pána

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The Franciscan Church is the oldest existing religious (sacral) building in the Old Town of Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. The church was consecrated in the year 1297 in the presence of King Andrew III of Hungary. In the past, the church building served for larger gatherings of townspeople or Hungarian nobles. In 1526 Ferdinand I, Holy Roman Emperor was elected here to become the King of Hungary. During coronations, kings used to knight nobles as Knights of the Order of the Golden Spur in this church.

Wikipedia: Franciscan Church, Bratislava (EN)

11. Radošinské naivné divadlo

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Redshian Childish Theater is a Slovak professional troupe with a fixed stage in Bratislava. The date of establishment can be set at 25. German or Beast was writing in Big Z when Stanislav Steca introduced his song and dance performance to local theatre workers in the village of Radchena in December 1963, RND is the original text copyright theater, which has enjoyed great popularity with audiences since its establishment. His performances were permanently sold out, and all games reached an excessive recall.

Wikipedia: Radošinské naivné divadlo (SK), Website

12. Divadlo P. O. Hviezdoslava

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The Paul Olsagha Schwarz Bravoslava Theatre (DPOH) is an independent non-profit organization based in Bratislava. Although until March 2007, one of the three headquarters of China Central Theater was the Slovak National Theatre, from 17. From October 2009 to 2022, the art stage of BKIS was known at the time as the Paul Orsagha Schiwozslav (MDPOH) City Theater. After its reorganization, it has operated independently since June 2022 and is under its historical abbreviation.

Wikipedia: Mestské divadlo Pavla Országha Hviezdoslava (SK), Website

13. Palffy palace

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Pálffy Palace is a 17th-century palace of the Pálffy family on Zámocká Street in the Old Town of Bratislava, Slovakia, situated underneath the Bratislava Castle. After partial demolition at the beginning of the 20th century, only the summer pavilion of the original palace complex remains and today, the building is a protected cultural monument and is used for cultural events. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart performed a concert in the palace during his visit of Bratislava.

Wikipedia: Pálffy Palace (Zámocká Street) (EN)

14. Kostol svätého Mikuláša

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St. Nicholas Church is a Roman Catholic diocese church located in Bratislava, in the diocese of Bratislava on the street of Vitra of the Bishop of Podoit. This is a 3-boat-shaped No.13 middle Ramotero-Gothic church. In the 20th century, there was a sanctuary with polygonal termination and a tower on the west side. Since it has been reconstructed with more impact since its birth, it bears various image characteristics-Gothic, Romanesque, Baroque and classical.

Wikipedia: Kostol svätého Mikuláša (Podunajské Biskupice) (SK), Website, Url

15. Keglevičov palác

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Keglevich Palace is a Baroque mansion on Panska Street 27 in Bratislava, Slovakia. It is included among the National Monuments Reservation of the city and is also listed as a Cultural Real-estate Monument. The last reconstruction was in 1998, involving the roof and facade rendering. Following the reconstruction a new street was named Strakova Street. It is between Venturian Street and Hviezdoslavovo námestie (Bratislava).

Wikipedia: Keglevich Palace (EN)

16. Kaplnka svätej Rozálie

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Chapel of Saint Rosalia is an early baroque church in the Lamač borough of Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia, built at the end of the 17th century. It is a Slovak national cultural landmark, protected since 1963 for retaining its historical value and being a testament of the urbanistic and architectonic features of historical Lamač. It is named after Saint Rosalia and it is owned by the city of Bratislava.

Wikipedia: Chapel of Saint Rosalia (EN)

17. Kostol Sedembolestnej Panny Márie

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Notre Dame Cathedral is the Roman Catholic church in Bratislava-Parsley Town, 1 Bethlehem Street. Belonging to the newer building, before he was sanctified, the Saint Mass served in the nearby Cultural Palace. The church was built by the Beloved of the Church and the Archbishop's Office in Ternava under a project by architect Clement Treturaka. Today, several schools also belong to the parish.

Wikipedia: Kostol Sedembolestnej Panny Márie (Petržalka) (SK), Website

18. Jesenákov palác

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Jesenák's Palace is a three-winged Baroque palace in Bratislava, built for Baron Ján Jesenák on the foundations of an older medieval house. On the corner there is a stone cartouche with the coat of arms of the original owner. The house had supporting pillars facing the square, which were removed at the end of the 19th century. In the pillars they found secondary used Romanesque heads.

Wikipedia: Jesenákov palác (Hlavné námestie) (SK)

19. Svetové vojny

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The behemoth falling in 1. And 2. The World War is a national cultural relic registered on the Central Monument List, located in the Slavic city of Blachi, in front of the St. Margita Church on Vladivich Street in Lamela. As a national cultural relic, this object has been declared 16 times. April 1985. The monument was built in memory of the fallen on No.1. And 2. World War.

Wikipedia: Pomník padlým v 1. a 2. svetovej vojne (Lamač) (SK)

20. Kaplnka svätej Kataríny

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St. St. Catherine in 1311, located in Bratislava-the downtown area of the Old City, on Mikhail Street. The situation is on the tarmac of other houses. St. St. Catherine is the oldest Gothic chapel in Bratislava. Its construction began in 1311, that is, Columbus's oil tanker Friar Francis. The document was in 1325, when it was St. Andre, a bishop from Stolis Belgrade.

Wikipedia: Kaplnka svätej Kataríny (Bratislava) (SK), Url

21. Nová scéna

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New Scene is a theatre located in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. It specializes in mainstream and Musical theatre such as musicals, comedies and fairy tales. The theatre was established in 1945 as part of a program to establish a network of theaters in the post-war years in the Slovak part of Czechoslovakia as the second theatre in the Slovakia.

Wikipedia: New Scene (EN), Website

22. Kostol Navštívenia Panny Márie

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Kostol Navštívenia Panny Márie Guillaume Speurt from Vilnius, Lithuania / CC BY-SA 2.0

The Church of the Visitation of the Virgin Mary, popularly called the Church of the Merciful Brethren, is a Baroque sacral building in Bratislava's Old Town district situated on the Square of the Slovak National Uprising. The church is part of the architectural complex of the hospital and the monastery of the Hospice Order of the Merciful Brethren.

Wikipedia: Kostol Navštívenia Panny Márie a kláštor Milosrdných bratov (SK)

23. Kačacia fontána

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Duck Fountain is a national cultural site located in Shavrakov Square in Bratislava. The fountain, together with its various parts, is included in the central roster of the Memorial Fund. As a national cultural relic, the object has been declared 23. October 1963. According to some sources, this is Bratislava's most popular fountain.

Wikipedia: Kačacia fontána (SK)

24. Zoo Bratislava

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The Bratislava Zoo is a zoo in Bratislava, Slovakia. It is located in the area of Mlynská dolina in the borough Karlova Ves. Opened in 1960, it is the second oldest zoo in Slovakia. The zoo covers an area of 96 hectares, out of which 35 hectares is open to the public. The zoo receives on average around 300,000 visitors annually.

Wikipedia: Bratislava Zoo (EN), Website

25. Kostol Sedembolestnej Panny Márie

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Notre Dame Cathedral is a Roman Catholic parish church in the downtown area of Vajenola in Bratislava region, located in Bratislava III. It was built in 1278-1278, and has been an expert on the Seven Virgin Mary of Pain since 1968. On October 23, 1963, the church was included in the central register of the memorial fund.

Wikipedia: Kostol Sedembolestnej Panny Márie (Vajnory) (SK)

26. Kostol svätého Františka z Assisi

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Kostol svätého Františka z Assisi Jozef Kotulič / CC BY 2.5

The Church of St. Francis in Assisi is St. St. The Roman Catholic Church in Carava, Bratislava, and Weiss, Bratislava. Francis 4. It is part of the refractive monastery of the little adventure brothers. This religion also governs St. Carlo's parish. Mihala, churches and monasteries are all located in this territory.

Wikipedia: Kostol svätého Františka z Assisi (Karlova Ves) (SK)

27. Museum of Transport

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Bratislava Transport Museum is a transport museum in Bratislava, Slovakia. It is a branch of the Slovak Technical Museum in Košice, is situated on the site of the first steam-railway station in Bratislava on Šancová Street, near the current main railway station in central Bratislava. It opened on June 24, 1999.

Wikipedia: Bratislava Transport Museum (EN), Website

28. Botanical Garden

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Botanical Garden of the Comenius University is the only botanical garden in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. It is located in the Karlova Ves borough, next to the Old Town district and the Lafranconi Bridge by the Bratislava Riverfront and it contains over 4,000 plant species covering an area of 6.6 hectares.

Wikipedia: Botanical Garden of the Comenius University (EN), Website

29. Bratislavské kultúrne a informačné stredisko

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The Bratislava Cultural and Information Centre (BKIS) is a donor organization based in the capital of Bratislava, Slovakia, and is located at 1 Jew Street. It is a merger of three urban contribution organizations: the Urban Cultural Centre, the Bratislava Information Service and the Cultural Leisure Park.

Wikipedia: Bratislavské kultúrne a informačné stredisko (SK), Website

30. Dessewffy Palace

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Desef Palace or (Elder) Desef Palace is a royal palace and Slovak national cultural relic under No. 101-193/1, 2 People's Square in the Old City of Bratislava. There is an Estehasi Palace in his block. The cruciform palace was built in the second half of the 19th. The non-authentic style of the century.

Wikipedia: Dežőfiho palác (SK), Website

31. Gerulata

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Gerulata was a Roman military camp located near today's Rusovce, a borough of Bratislava, Slovakia. It was part of the Roman province of Pannonia and was built in the 2nd century as a part of the frontier defence system. It was abandoned in the 4th century, when Roman legions withdrew from Pannonia.

Wikipedia: Gerulata (EN), Url

32. Aspremontov letný palác

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Aspremont Summer Palace is a baroque palace in the Old Town of Bratislava, Slovakia. It was built along with the Medical Garden in 1770 for Count Johann Nepomuk Gobert d’Aspremont-Lynden. Nowadays the palace houses the office of the dean of the Faculty of Medicine of Comenius University.

Wikipedia: Aspremont Summer Palace (EN)

33. Most SNP

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Most SNP Pudelek (Marcin Szala) / CC BY-SA 3.0

Most SNP, commonly referred to as Most Slovenského národného povstania or the UFO Bridge, and named Nový most from 1993 to 2012, is a road bridge over the Danube in Bratislava, the capital of Slovakia. It is the world's longest bridge to have one pylon and one cable-stayed plane.

Wikipedia: Most SNP (EN)

34. Nový evanjelický kostol

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The new evangelical church on Legion Street in Bratislava was built with functionalist slots. In 1997, the church was included in the Central Register of the Monument Fund under No. 11007/1 and has been in the category of national cultural relics of the Slovak Republic since 2002.

Wikipedia: Nový evanjelický kostol (Bratislava) (SK)

35. Chrám Povýšenia vznešeného a životodarného Kríža

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The Church of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross is a cathedral in Bratislava, Slovakia. It was built in the year 1860 at the edge of St. Andrew's cemetery. Since 1972, the church belongs to Greek Catholic Church. It is the cathedral church of the Eparchy of Bratislava since 2008.

Wikipedia: Cathedral of the Exaltation of the Holy Cross, Bratislava (EN)

36. Pradiareň 1900

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Konwolfka is the folk name for the thread factory and rivet products in Bradislav, Rusinov. The official name of the factory is: Chevrolet Factory in Bradislav (19001957), Sonata for International Women's Day, s.p. 1970 (1957), BCT Bradislav Ball Factory, joint-stock company.

Wikipedia: Cvernovka (Bratislava) (SK)

37. Sándor Petőfi

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The behemoth of Sandora Pettiers, a national cultural site, is now located at the Bradislav Bear Garden on Spanish Avenue. Pound was included in the central register of the memorial fund. As a national cultural relic, the object was declared on the 23rd. October 1963.

Wikipedia: Pomník Sándora Petőfiho (SK)

38. Kostol Nanebovzatia Panny Márie

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The Church of the Ascension of Notre Dame, also known as the Church of Notre Dame Bratislava, is part of the monastery complex and part of the Notre Dame Canoe School in Bratislava in the Old City, not far from the historic building of the Slovak National Theatre.

Wikipedia: Kostol Nanebovzatia Panny Márie (Notre Dame) (SK)

39. Petržalská vodná veža

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The water tower in Petržalka is a water tower located on the Petržalka bank of the Danube, near the Old Bridge on the Tyršovo nábrežie. It is approximately 20 meters high and, together with the house used to serve it, is located in the arena theater area.

Wikipedia: Vodná veža (Petržalka) (SK)

40. Kostol Najsvätejšieho Spasiteľa

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The Holy Saviour Church also called the Jesuit Church, is an originally protestant church from the 17th century on the Franciscan Square in the Old Town of Bratislava, Slovakia. Today, the church belongs to the Society of Jesus, known as the Jesuit Order.

Wikipedia: Jesuit Church, Bratislava (EN)

41. Kostol sv. Kozmu a Damiána

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The church of Saints Cosmas and Damian is an architectural symbol of Dúbravka. Structurally, it is very interesting for the reason that it has an elliptical floor plan and is architecturally related to the church of St. Peter. Trinity in Bratislava.

Wikipedia: Kostol svätých Kozmu a Damiána (Bratislava) (SK)

42. Sandberg

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Sandberg is an important paleontological site located in the territory of New Weiss City in Devon. It lies on the southwest edge of Little Kalbas Reserve, which is part of Devonbila National Nature Reserve. The site was discovered during sand mining.

Wikipedia: Sandberg (SK)

43. Kostol svätej Margity

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The Church of St. Margaret is a Roman Catholic parish church in the Lamač district of Bratislava. On December 16, 1996, by decision of the Ministry of Culture of the Slovak Republic, the church was entered in the central list of the monument fund.

Wikipedia: Kostol svätej Margity (Lamač) (SK)

44. Grassalkovich Palace

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The Grassalkovich Palace is a palace in Bratislava and the residence of the president of Slovakia. It is situated on Hodžovo námestie, near the Summer Archbishop's Palace. The building is a Rococo-late Baroque summer palace with a French garden.

Wikipedia: Grassalkovich Palace (EN)

45. Umelecká galéria SVÚ

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The Slovak Art Beseda is a building in Bratislava on Dostoevsky Row 2, built in the years 1924-1926 for the purposes of the Association of The Artistic Beseda slovenská. The architects of the building were Alois Balán and Jiří Grossmann.

Wikipedia: Umelecká beseda slovenská (budova) (SK)

46. Panny Márie Snežnej

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The Church of Our Lady of the Snows, also known as the Calvary Church from 1943, is located in Bratislava's Old Town district, on Na Calvary Street No. 10. Since 1990, the church has been administered by the Order of Preachers - Dominicans.

Wikipedia: Kostol Panny Márie Snežnej (Bratislava) (SK)

47. Aréna

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Arena Theatre is one of the oldest theatres in Bratislava. It was established in 1828 on the right bank of Danube. In the beginning it served as an open summer amphitheatre, hence the name Arena. The current building was built in 1898.

Wikipedia: Arena Theatre (EN)

48. Palugyaiho palác

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The Palais des Nations is a residence and national cultural relic at the corner of the main square and Green Street in the old city of Bratislava. In Bratislava, there is another palace with the same name as Paludaia Palace (Prague).

Wikipedia: Paluďaiho palác (Hlavné námestie) (SK)

49. Kostol Nanebovzatia Panny Márie

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The Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary or Blumentál Church is an eclectic church in Bratislava's Old Town district on the corner between Florian Square and Blumentálská Street. It was built between 1885 and 1888.

Wikipedia: Kostol Nanebovzatia Panny Márie (Blumentálsky) (SK), Website

50. Mýtnica

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Mýtnica Barbora Zatkova / CC BY-SA 4.0

The former town hall in Bratislava's Devon New Weiss township is a historic building where the local office was only recently built. Today, various private companies and Devon New Vesey Tourism Information Bureau are located there.

Wikipedia: Budova bývalej radnice v Devínskej Novej Vsi (SK), Url

51. Kostol Loretánskej Panny Márie

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Notre Dame Mary Church in Loretta and Usluri Church in People's Commune are Renaissance monastery buildings in Bratislava Historic District, located in Bratislava District I, and are listed in the National Cultural Relics List.

Wikipedia: Kostol Loretánskej Panny Márie (Bratislava) (SK)

52. Kostol svätého Michala

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The Church of St. Michal Archangel in Čunov, the National Cultural Monument, is dated to the second half of the 18th century and is characterized as a late Baroque building with a Baroque and Classicist furnishings.

Wikipedia: Kostol svätého Michala archanjela (Čunovo) (SK), Url

53. Oľga Trebitschová

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The monster of Olinga Trebchu is a national cultural relic in the old Slavic city of Braz, located at No.11 Virgin Street in the courtyard of George Palace. No.23 was declared a national cultural relic. October 1963.

Wikipedia: Pomník Oľgy Trebitschovej (SK)

54. Katedrála svätého Šebastiána

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St. Sebastian's Cathedral, also called the Cathedral of the Military Ordinariate, is the name given to a Catholic church in Bratislava, which since 2009 ha been the cathedral of the Military Ordinariate of Slovakia.

Wikipedia: St. Sebastian's Cathedral, Bratislava (EN), Website

55. City Gallery of Bratislava

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The Bratislava City Gallery is a gallery located in Bratislava, Slovakia, in the Old Town. It is the second largest Slovak gallery of its kind. The gallery is housed at the Mirbach Palace and Pálffy Palace.

Wikipedia: Bratislava City Gallery (EN), Website

56. Kostol svätého Jána z Mathy

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The Trinitarian Church or Trinity Church, full name Church of Saint John of Matha and Saint Felix of Valois, is a Baroque-style church in Bratislava's Old Town borough, on the Župné námestie square.

Wikipedia: Old Cathedral of Saint John of Matha and Saint Felix of Valois (EN)

57. Kostol svätého Ladislava

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St. Ladislav Church is a classical building in downtown Bratislava. Old town, on Spita Street. He died for Ladislav I, the cucumber king of Arpad. The church is part of the Four Wings Town Hospital.

Wikipedia: Kostol svätého Ladislava (Bratislava) (SK)


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