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Old Castle (Stari Grad)

Strossmayerovo setaliste 7, Varazdin 42000, Croatia
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  • Very good40%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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“old town” (8 reviews)
“stari grad” (2 reviews)
“city centre” (3 reviews)
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Strossmayerovo setaliste 7, Varazdin 42000, Croatia
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The castle is great and the museum offers great content. The walk around the castle is nice, but when you come behind the castle, you see bad things. Underage kids drinking and graffiti everywhere. I think they should do something about that, but everything else...More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed July 13, 2017

If you are visit Varaždin, you must visit Old Castle. Even if you just walk around or visit museum inside, you will get perfect inside view of history in Varaždin. If I say you that everyone return with pictures of this Castle, I have say...More

Thank Danijel S
Reviewed July 11, 2017

This Castle in picturesque from the outside but offers little on interest inside unless you are interested in Croatian furniture.. You can walk around the outside which gives a good view of the town.

Thank cerberusuk
Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

Very pleasent walk through the old town with interesting architecture and nice shops and bars. Sorry that it is not a bit larger so you could enjoy a litle bit longer.

Thank Marko_Marinovic
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

We did not go inside but the building and grounds were very nice. There were a lot of school children visiting in the mon,th of may.

Thank hockeydad97
Reviewed May 8, 2017 via mobile

it was peacefull and quit. not what i was expecting, but a great symbol in croatian history. it's kinda windy, light jacket will work in spring.

Thank Veronica A
Reviewed April 28, 2017 via mobile

Really lovely place and a huge pice of Croatian history:) interesting exhibitions and nice park around the castle :)

Thank tymeone
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Varazdin is amazing city with beautiful history. Part of old story is also this beautiful Old Castle. Kids can play around, you can drink coffe near by and just enjoy in this amazing building... worth to visit.

1  Thank Antonija P
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Relaxing walk around the Old Castle, nice atmosophere in Varazdin. It is only 1 hour away from Zagreb, don't miss to visit baroque city. Hidden gem.

1  Thank donamaja
Reviewed February 27, 2017

Perched above the city with earth-bermed walls still intact (a moat surrounded the place, which is easy to imagine), the castle is majestic and almost surreal since there is so much greenery around it. A short walk through an outbuilding, across a real drawbridge, you...More

2  Thank sightseeingcroatia
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