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Worth the 1 Euro Admission

This is a small house where the city executioner used to live. There is not a whole lot inside... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2016
Austin, Texas
Interesting and scary

Yes, this is real home where executioner lived once again. However, he was not only executioner but... read more

Reviewed July 19, 2016
Denis R
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Matusova ul. 70, Trencin, Slovakia
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Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

2 small rooms but full of authentic artefacts and the tour-guide was excellent - she was really knowledgable and deep dived with us into middle age through her stories that will just stay in my mind:)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Karel T
Reviewed June 26, 2018

After visiting castle and walking in the down town I still had a bit of time in Trencin and decided to visit Executioner's House. I was curious but didn't expect too much knowing how small it is. In the end it was very informative and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank EvaF2Eva
Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

During the winter month it is possible to see on my the exterior of the building as the museum facility is closed. But it is still very impressive building located just below the castle

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank smallhausen1
Reviewed November 8, 2017

You pay just one euro and you get all the informations from the guide. It is nice little stop before or after the visiting the the castle.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank paokaki
Reviewed August 23, 2017

This is the house of the executioner. Traditionally, to the executioner was not allowed to stay in the city, so its house was out ot the city walls. There is an important monument on the way to the castle.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Rodolphus
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Katov dom (Headsman´s house) is the attraction on the way to the castle,it is a house of the former headsman.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Salenka_blog
Reviewed October 4, 2016

This is a small house where the city executioner used to live. There is not a whole lot inside: some historical items on one floor and a photograph exhibition upstairs. The best and most interesting part of the visit was the short (about 10-15 minutes)...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank VeraL_11
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Yes, this is real home where executioner lived once again. However, he was not only executioner but also controlled order in the town. Worth visiting (entrance is 1 Euro per adult). You will find there some interesting things like mechanism of the clocks that once...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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