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Bratislava City Museum (Mestske Muzeum)

Address: Radnicna ul 1, Bratislava 815 18, Slovakia (Staré Mesto)
Phone Number: 421 2 592 051 12
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Ranked #16 of 91 Attractions in Bratislava
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History Museums, Museums
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Type: History Museums, Museums

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Kiev, Ukraine
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36 reviews 36 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

It is situated in the Old Town Hall. For 6 EUR you will see an interesting exposition of various objects related to Bratislava. The town Hall itself is also very beautiful and also you will be able to go up the tower, where you will be able to see city centre from the top.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

We stopped her to gain a bit of history about bratislava, but the museum doesn't quite deliver. It shows a lot of artefact that span a the history of the city but it is not clear of the relevance and the rooms are not in chronological order, so it is confusing as to the importance and the time line. Recently... More 

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Carlow, Ireland
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45 reviews 45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

The City History Museum in Old Town Hall is one of the larger museums in Bratislava. (Note that the Bratislava City Museum technically encompasses several other sites in the city, with tickets sold separately). The staff were not particularly patient or understanding with my rudimentary Slovok, which made admission difficult and coloured my experience. The employees who silently follow you... More 

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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111 reviews 111 reviews
68 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

it is a large museum having the history of the city described in English. there is a bell tower that has an exciting spectacular panoramic view of the city. guides are helpful and friendly.

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Edinburgh
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39 reviews 39 reviews
20 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

There are a few interesting bits but generally it's a weird place! The staff follow you about each exhibition like mall cops! I'm not sure if it's an attempt to be friendly or helpful but it is weird!

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Créon-d'Armagnac, Aquitaine, France
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We went to this place because we had nothing better to do and ut was 2e for a student ticket. Me and my friends (around 20-25) were really surprised how big the place was! The exhibits were beautiful, well retracing the history of the city and the descriptions were in english! My favorite part was that we could climb the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Very friendly and helpful custodians guided us around - four children aged 3-14 and their mum. The exhibit was perhaps not the most interactive, but there were many interesting items and a really nice view from tower!!

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Israel
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197 reviews 197 reviews
138 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I would imagine an important museum like that in old town Bratislava would be more impressive. Dull exhibits and there was no wonder - when we were there we were the only visitors while the city was full of tourists.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Interesting for an afternoon, buy a combined ticket for the wine gallery and period rooms next door and save a few euros

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NY
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101 reviews 101 reviews
37 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

The museum was a lot more extensive and quite well done. Good value. The best part for me was the tower. It is worth the hike up. Great views.

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