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Museum of the Slovak National Uprising

Kapitulska 23, Banska Bystrica 974 01, Slovakia
+421 48/412 32 58
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Very interesting and important museum about the uprising and 2nd world war

If you are in the area then do visit, the museum gives you a good history of the area and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steve L
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Greater London, United Kingdom
not to be missed to visit if you are in BB

Very nice museum, you learn a lot about the war. They have all samples of the items from the second... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2018
Marianna12m
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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Kapitulska 23, Banska Bystrica 974 01, Slovakia
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are in the area then do visit, the museum gives you a good history of the area and Slovakia's part in the 2nd world war, very interesting, with English translations, lots of exhibits and info screens, also outside moving memorial and tanks and...More

Thank Steve L
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

Very nice museum, you learn a lot about the war. They have all samples of the items from the second world war. You have to visit if you are in town

Thank Marianna12m
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Reviewed 1 November 2017

It is the Museum of the Slovak National Uprising (SNP). The museum specialises in documenting the development of the Slovak society in the wartime years 1938 – 1945. The building is symbolically divided into two parts linked by a bridge.

Thank Vihren M
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Reviewed 30 October 2017

This museum is the most attractive museum the Slovak National Uprising in 1944 and WWII in Slovakia, and definitely one of the most beautiful in Europe. Slovak National Uprising cost our nation many lives, this is to document our heroes and efforts in fights against...More

Thank Rudo P
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

You will learn a lot about World War II while visiting this museum. Not so good for small children, graphic photos from holocaust.

Thank ivanatur
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This museum did a wonderful job presenting the history of WWII in Slovakia. Three floors of memorabilia and videos. Signs in both Slovak and English. We planned on just a brief visit and ended up there for 90 minutes, and could have stayed longer. Outside...More

Thank Larry T
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

A short 3 to 5 minutes walk away from the center of Banska Bystrica's Old Town is this military museum which houses the memorabilia of the Slovak National Uprising during the 2nd World War. Admission to the museum itself is not free, however, you would...More

Thank gurufvg
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Reviewed 2 September 2017

A MUST visit in Banska Bystrica !! Good display and great exhibition of historical artifacts and events. Very interesting building and very beautiful.

Thank Shlomi T
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

As many museums, this one is interesting for history lowers. Children and teenagers Can consider it quite boring

Thank Alexandra O
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Reviewed 1 July 2017

Good vehicle display with rarities outside but inside a chronological series of displays and events which very fairly set out the course of world war two in Slovakia and the wider world . The Sovakian uprising of the 29th August is the main focus ,...More

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