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Peaceful and spacious

Lovely square with attractive historic buildings mostly very well maintained. Lots of... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Alison P
Coventry, United Kingdom
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Main square in Banská Bystica

Main square in Banská Bystrica has many beautiful buildings that are part of the Town Monument... read more

Reviewed September 10, 2018
Kosice, Slovakia
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Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Lovely square with attractive historic buildings mostly very well maintained. Lots of cafes. Pedestrianised so great place to wander with kids as it is huge and not many people at all, even Fri and Sat nights! (end of Sept) obelisk, fountain and statue of Virgin...More

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Reviewed September 10, 2018

Main square in Banská Bystrica has many beautiful buildings that are part of the Town Monument Reserve. The square is place where in the 20th century was huge celebrating first national independence and after which it is now named. The dominant of square is The...More

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Main square with dancing fountains and music played from local church every hour. As well as lots of cafes6 pza places and other restaurants with outside sits... Cheap and very good beer.

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Reviewed May 25, 2018

Visited back in 1997 in an effort to promote Democracy in the area. Very beautiful and scenic square. Nice outdoor cafes.

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Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

What a great tribute to those that rose up against the nazi occupation before the Allied Troops arrived. They have a fair number of German personnel carriers, tanks, howitzers and even an airplane. The statue that represents those brave patriots was closed to the public...More

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Reviewed September 1, 2017

Very interesting place, a must when in Banska Bystrica Good display of artifacts and most items have English explanation, quite a few by video display, but I find it a bit old system to operate... Beautiful building with very nice view on the area.

Thank Shlomi T
Reviewed August 7, 2017

We came here on a weekend, but found this beautifuk square and area quite empty. It's worth a visit, but do not expect too much.

Thank Danny S
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

Nice to visit :) go there and you'll see but it's nice square. I don't know what to say about it more.

Thank AnetteR374
Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

There is quite a bit to do that can all be combined in one walk. It is very clean and looks good with a lot of options for eating and drinking. We managed to park very easily too.

Thank Craig P
Reviewed January 12, 2017

The square as well as the town of Banska Bystrica was ideal for walking down the beautiful pedestrian street.

Thank Jean H
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