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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 4 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed my visit here. There are several floors of exhibits that cover various aspects such as religious items, how the building came about, things of former owners of the building, etc. Highlight of my visit was the climbing of 88 narrow, circular steps to...More

Thank LolaGo1
Reviewed 1 week ago

well laid out, covering the various aspects of Bratislava history - trade, education, aristocracy etc. The only criticism is that they do not have audio, but the information is in both Slovakian and English. No expensive - 5 euros or £2.50 euros for reduced (students,...More

Thank FairReviewer1122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There's a lot in this museum - some nice rooms, including woodwork and painted ceilings and local artifacts, such as painted shooting targets, regalia, manuscripts, chests, pictures, maps and drawings etc. Lovely view from the tower - worth the entry from this alone.

Thank CaseyBe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interesting little museum right in the heart of the city with a broad range of artefacts nicely laid out in an intuitive stroll around what was originally a 14th century merchants house. The climb up the tower is via a steep and narrow spiral staircase...More

Thank TimDiggle
Reviewed July 26, 2018

This museum is small but very interesting.Walking thorough winding staircases with a nice history of the area.This is as you wind your way up to the tower with some nice city views.Also included on this tour is the terror museum or torture museum which ever...More

Thank Anthony C
Reviewed July 21, 2018

I had to choose one museum, picked this one and was so glad. The displays were interesting; there was English text everywhere; some of the displays were things I had not seen anywhere else. I can't compare, but if you have to pick one and...More

Thank Diane H
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

Well worth the €5 or 2.50 for concessions. Large number of rooms with a variety of curios. Not so much a history of the city but a selection of various bits and bobs. All major info in Slovak and English. Route through not greatly signed...More

Thank HatTea13
Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

Situated in the old town hall the museum is not the greatest but ok If it’s raining. While the exhibits are interesting it gives you little or no sense of how long the city has been occupied, insufficient English information left me none the wiser....More

Thank no1missmarple
Reviewed May 17, 2018

In the centre of the Old city. Free to wander with many interesting exibits. In the celler is the torture chamber where there are on display many cruesome instruments and devices used in medival times. I didn't know the human race were such gruesome people.

Thank Marco1804
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Very good city museum in the Old Town Hall, a fascinating building with a viewpoint from the tower. Wide selection of exhibits with info in English. Well worth a visit.

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