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Bratislava City Museum (Mestske Muzeum)

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Radnicna ul 1, Bratislava 815 18, Slovakia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were not at all impressed by this museum, unless we missed a massive section which I doubt as we were there 2 hours then there is hardly anything about the history of Bratislava! Is all seemed to be about the building and the founders/contributors...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 339rebeccas
Reviewed January 3, 2019

It is a nice place to spend 1-2 hours of your visiting if you do not have anything else to do, but not something special. The exhibits are basically from Hungarian/Moravian/Austrian culture and history, as Slovakia has a really premature history (it's a new founded...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kwxam
Reviewed December 28, 2018

I had read reviews about this beautiful museum on here and decided to go when I was in the city for a day. The staff don't speak hardly any english and regarding another reviewers comments regarding their unfrindliness. I would say at times it could...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Grandgianttraveller
Reviewed December 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited this museum to get an introduction to the history of Bratislava,very nice building and some interesting facts. Price a bit steep for what it is and not clear in the beginning where one should go next. My main grump is the staff, in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank H L
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Bratislava City Museum is a wonderful museum located in the Old Town, it's just off the Main Square and located in the Old Town Hall building. Established in 1868 ,the museum is popular and at only €5 ,it's hardly going to break the bank ,I...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

This building really made the square of the Christmas Market look beautiful and charming, especially at night with the Christmas tree lit up!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SteveRainville99
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

This is a lot bigger than you think. Don't skip the first part as that he's all the beautiful vaulted ceilings. You think to go on and you will come back to it. That does not happen you go around all four sides. 5€ for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CheetOwls
Reviewed November 28, 2018

Take the self guided tour and see the home of the clergy and wonder how good has must have been to be in good graces with the church! They say no photos, but have you camera ready.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank tomTmoney
Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

For €5 this museum is great for an hour. Some of the displays dull but picks up from climbing the tower to the end in the basement, which is brutally dedicated to torture. Interactive jigsaw showing the history is genuis make sure you find it!...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank debsywalker
Reviewed November 6, 2018

We originally visited just for the tower views of the old city, but ended up enjoying the museum just as much. It is absolutely packed full of history, especially the later half after climbing the tower. I would especially suggest not missing the torture chambers....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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