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Reviewed 1 week ago

lavne Namesti, or main square. At the center there is a bronze statue of a Napoleonic soldier leaning on a bench; this was made to signal how Napoleon and its army entered the city in 1805. Right by the statue stands the Roland fountain, a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

I did not find this square that great; there are some bars and restaurants around it; as well as the American embassy. The opera house was the only building worth taking a picture.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SeanBsb
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

This is main city quite in central Bratislava. I would definitely recommend visiting in December, as the square hosts a brilliant Christmas market. Lots of stalls selling food, drinks and an array of arts and crafts/gifts. Stock up on some honey wine!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank iamdjgordon
Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

Spent a lot of time here. The Xmas markets were some of the best I've been to. Great trinkets and the food was unreal. Nice surroundings and generally a really good atmosphere

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Rikt87
Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

One of the most beautiful squares in Bratislava with its beautiful Old Town location, considered to be the centre of the magnificent Old Town Hlavne Námestie ( Main Square ) is home to the stunning Old Town Hall ( Stará Radnica ) and the lovely...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 293neilk
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the square with all the Christmas market buzz that came with it. Theres a stage setup where various entertainers perform every night. Great place to enjoy local cuisines!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SteveRainville99
Reviewed December 7, 2018

The Christmas markets stalls selling souvenirs and lots of food and hot wine were open with the Christmas tree as well. Pretty at night and a good atmosphere in the centre of Bratislava. Definitely one of the highlights to see, with lots of other places...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 1975RichardH
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

To truly appreciate the square pay to enter the museum and take a trip up the tower for a birds eye view. Comes alive with the Christmas markets. Some colourful characters.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank debsywalker
Reviewed November 23, 2018

This square has many tourist attractions to see, from Maximilians Fountain (see pic) to the various historical buildings of the Primate's Palace (see pic), Old Town Hall (see pic) and some famously known sculptures (see pics). There are lots of restaurants, cafes, shops etc in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank BarbieMegaTraveller
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We walked to Hlavne Namestie from the main train station in Bratislava and it took roughly 20-25 minutes. If walking quickly it would probably be shorter, however as a first visit to Bratislava we got distracted by a few things on the way such as...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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