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DANUBIANA MEULENSTEEN ART MUSEUM

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Visit this exceptional museum of modern art located on the Danube river for interesting exhibitions and a permanent collection featuring the most renowned artists from Slovakia and abroad. Admire the beautiful paintings and sculptures, walk through the expansive park and get a stunning view from the roof terrace – all this is …

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OLDEST SOUVENIR SHOP & MUSEUM OF TRADE

Oldest souvenir shop

This place with its interior reminds a shop from an early 20th century. Authentic furniture, decoration and the music played in the background add up to the retro atmosphere. The back part is a small museum with old silver cash machines and other shop equipment such as historical advertising signs. You can …

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THE CASTLE MUSEUM OF HISTORY

The castle museum

Museum that resides at the Bratislava castle offers different exhibitions and objects from the field of national history. If you manage to climb up to the bell tower, you will be awarded with an amazing view on the whole city. Paintings, arts, sculpting and beautiful crafts is what you can …

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MUSEUM OF CITY HISTORY

Museum of city history

This is the oldest museum of Bratislava, documenting the history of the city from the Medieval ages including the history of crafts and trade, coronation ceremonies, science, technology, culture, sacral arts, nobility life style, national revival and industry development. It houses the Town Hall Tower which you need to visit …

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MUSEUM OF PERIOD ROOMS (APPONYI PALACE)

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Rococo style, fine art, aristocratic interior, period furniture and accessories, reproductions of historical clothing or colorful chandeliers – that is what this museum is about. Imagine a movie taking place back in the 18th or 19th century. Visiting this place you will feel like being a couple of hundred years back :) …

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MUSEUM OF VITICULTURE (APPONYI PALACE)

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Get to know how the wine was processed in Bratislava hundreds years back, what the wine cellars used to look like, what tools people were using for harvesting, and taste some good wines as well – the museum offers wine tasting programs, too. LOCATION You can find the Museum of …

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MUSEUM OF ARMS AT MICHAEL’S TOWER

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A small museum but a wonderful view which you can enjoy from the top of the Michael’s Tower where this Museum of Arms is located. This building together with its gate represent the best preserved fortification in Bratislava, originally built in the 14th century. LOCATION The Museum of Arms is located in …

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MUSEUM OF JOHANN NEPOMUK HUMMEL

Museum of J. N. Hummel

One of the most famous natives of Bratislava – a brilliant Baroque pianist, conductor, composer and pedagogue who received instructions from Mozart and Haydn, was a friend of Beethoven and performed with Paganini, among others. The exhibition in this museum is devoted to Hummel’s life and work in his birthplace and you will …

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MUSEUM OF ARTHUR FLEISCHMANN

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Museum seated in the former middle-class house documents the life of an important sculptor born in Bratislava but known worldwide. In only three small rooms you can admire the works of Arthur Fleischmann, the man who all his life sought to explore the unknown. The oldest shop of the town …

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MUSIC MUSEUM

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This exhibition maps the life and artistic activities of Karol Elbert, an important Slovak composer, from his early childhood to becoming a professional musician. Being also a conductor and an excellent pianist, he is one of the most played authors of Slovak evergreens. The Music museum offers an extensive photo …

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