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Slovak National Gallery

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Nice architecture.

Slovak National Gallery ( Slovenska Narodna Galeria ) is a superb exhibition centre,bookshop and... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2018
293neilk
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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I visited on a Sunday and it was really quiet which made for a pleasant visit. I was there during... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Colin M
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Dublin, Ireland
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Located on the waterfront, this gallery features fine Slovak Gothic, baroque and twentieth-century art in addition to some old European art pieces.
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Riecna 1 | Námestie Ľudovíta Štúra, Bratislava 811 02, Slovakia
Staré Mesto
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+421 2/544 320 81
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Reviewed March 8, 2019 via mobile

The building is of a box time architecture. You can visit if you have time to spend. A good local museum.

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Slovak National Gallery ( Slovenska Narodna Galeria ) is a superb exhibition centre,bookshop and cafe ,it's located in a really nice building that looks amazing,reminded me so much about the architecture I saw in Vienna. We were here admiring the Ludovit Stur Monument and this...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

I visited on a Sunday and it was really quiet which made for a pleasant visit. I was there during the excellent Filla Fulla exhibit. Nice layout, free entry and an excellent bookshop make this a worthwhile visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Colin M
Reviewed July 12, 2018

We visited here on a sunday, it was very quiet, and i think some parts of the museum were closed. My favourite exhibits here are the Messerschmidt Heads. There are 12, and to see them all in one place was fantastic, the rest of the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed February 14, 2018

In January I was back in Bratislava for the second phase of my overseas dental treatment. After the dental appointments and a couple of visits to my local friends, I still had some free time on my hands. I like walking, but the weather was...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank David O
Reviewed December 7, 2017

+ If you are interesting in art and Slovak paintings this place worth a visit. + Above all, it was really appreciated there were lockers for letting our luggage. + There are many organized places for kids' entertament. + Gallery is situated in the city...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

National gallery is partially in reconstruction, but the part of it is open for public for free. Nice exposition of F.X. Messerschmidt Heads- busts series. It also have a nice cafeteria.

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

A must see whilst in Bratislava really. 3 floors of changing exhibitions and a wonderful art bookshop with extremely helpful staff. English spoken very well here too.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Bigtangle
Reviewed May 25, 2017

In 2017 this whole is for free. Nice historical building between the Hviezdoslavov square and Danube river. Book shop and a cafe inside as well.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Erika K
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The national gallery usually has an interesting temporary exhibit in addition to its solid permanent collection. At present, the temporary examines propaganda during the WWII era, when Slovakia was occupied first by Nazis and later by Russia. It's not a particularly cheery exhibit, but worth...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank LarryJ917
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