Slovak National Theatre
Slovak National Theatre
4.5
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Monday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Tuesday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Wednesday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thursday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Friday
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Sunday
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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Michael O
Lichfield, UK803 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
July 2024 • Couples
A theatre in two halves so to speak a grand colonnaded building and is renowned for its work in the development of Slovak theatre and performing arts.
Written 8 July 2024
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Reluctant Reviewer
London, UK53 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2023 • Solo
It's important to note there are two buildings used by the National Theatre, the historic building and the new theatre. The historic building is prettier by far, but I prefer the new building to actually see a performance, as it has better sight lines. They are not close to each other, so make sure which building you have a ticket for!
Written 25 December 2023
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OZS_ATW
Budapest, Hungary3,529 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2022
The Slovak National Theatre looks really nice in the middle of the city. You can find very similar buildings in Hungary (Budapest, Szeged, etc.) also facilitating theatres.
Written 7 June 2022
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jeff1955malaysia
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia6,131 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2019
it is an icon in the city. it is well lit at night and you will find a lot of tourist taking pics. the design and architecture is beautiful.
Written 24 February 2020
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Erika
Caracas, Venezuela9,864 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
Just in the historic center of Bratislava. Very nice to see and beautiful architecture. A must if you visit the city
Written 9 February 2020
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Scott
San Francisco, CA6,546 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
This is a beautiful building in central Bratislava. Other reviews make me wish I'd gone inside. But be sure to take so pictures of the exterior.
Written 28 January 2020
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nantona
Kazanlak, Bulgaria1,019 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019
Slovak National Theatre is one of the most beautiful landmarks in old Bratislava. With baroque architecture, close to the Philharmonic, both cultural center of the capital.
Written 2 January 2020
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Carol H
De Pere, WI1,037 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Sept 2019
This imposing Neo-Renaissance theater on the east side of Hviezdoslav Square was built in 1884-86. It was a short walk from our hotel, and as such, we saw it every day that we were in Bratislava. While is was closed during our stay in the city, my spouse and I nevertheless appreciated its exterior beauty.

Its creators were two Viennese architects (Fellner and Helmer), who specialized in theaters. The facade is decorated with busts including Goethe, Liszt and Shakespeare to name a few. It is particularly stunning when spot-lighted at night.
Written 6 November 2019
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macedonboy
Glasgow, UK185,732 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2019
The Slovak National Theatre is a building at the eastern end of Hviezdoslavovo square. This building is the oldest of a trio of buildings called national theatre. It’s a pretty looking Neo-Renaissance style building with an interesting entrance with a four column portico, supporting a balcony above it and topped with busts of composers appear the Muse of Thalia, the Muse of comedy and idyllic poetry. The building is beautifully lit up at night and it's worth visiting both day and night if you have the time.
Written 22 October 2019
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Ina
Kyiv, Ukraine228 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2019 • Solo
As probably many tourists I was wondering how to meet both opera dress code traditions and travel luggage restrictions. The performance was held in a new building SND at Pribinova street (cannot say I find the new theatre architecture as appealing as the old one's), it was a work day, so I hoped local theater goers would be less formally dressed, but 1000 meters before approaching the new theater building I could easily tell who was heading to the performance, all the ladies were elegantly dressed up, in dress shoes. I felt guilty for my travel athletic shoes, but packing a pair of hardly walkable shoes for a theater visit only was out of question. Sorry, Melpomene. Buying a ticket online beforehand was easy. The opera production (La Traviata) was in traditional settings. I don't know anything about operatic singing thus cannot comment in this respect, I simply overall enjoyed the performance on 16th of May. The balcony foyer has an installation dedicated apparently to the infinity of the knowledge symbolized by books. The Slovak people must be book lovers)))
Written 23 May 2019
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