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SNP Square (Namestie SNP)

Bordered by Obchodna ul and Postova ul., Bratislava, Slovakia
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Slovak National Uprising square, is an area in central Bratislava named after the insurgency of... read more

Reviewed 15 March 2017
Maidstone, United Kingdom
Historic square.

SNP Square is an historically important square in Bratislava that is a nice quick tourist... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
Neil K
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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SNP, an abbreviation for Slovenske Narodne Povstanie (Slovak National Uprising) appears in many places throughout the country. In this square is a monument commemorating the anti-Nazi resistance movement.
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Bordered by Obchodna ul and Postova ul., Bratislava, Slovakia
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Reviewed 15 March 2017

Slovak National Uprising square, is an area in central Bratislava named after the insurgency of 1944. It has been the hub of city life and a prestigious address for 600 years. It is a nice place to visit and reflect on the history of the...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

SNP Square is an historically important square in Bratislava that is a nice quick tourist destination. It's nice to visit and soak up the history of this place and visit the nice Memorial. The memorial is in tribute to the 1944 uprising by the Slovak...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This square contains the SNP memorial, commemorating the uprising of the Slovaks against the occupation by the Nazis during WW2. It's a pretty little square located just outside of the old town. A short visit is sufficient.

Thank KGB777
Reviewed 17 April 2016

A small little area next to a busy road has a monument in it to celebrate an important part of Slovakian history. You only need a short time to see this area but it is worth the trip as it is not far from the...More

Thank Travelling_Choconut
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

Lovely area with plenty for all to see, this is the location of the Christmas markets we were informed now that would be a well worth a visit to see.

1  Thank tomt1230
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Bratislava has a number of unique statues and monuments. In the Slovak National Uprising Square, there is a monument commemorating the attempt to depose the Nazi government during World War II. At the end of the war in 1945, Slovakia was controlled by the Soviet...More

Thank ITRT
Reviewed 22 July 2015

SNP square is named after the national uprising that took place here in 1944 against the then German rulers.There are many statues here & many visiting heads of foreign countries pay their respects here.Over the years it has also become famous for many protest rallies...More

Reviewed 20 June 2015

This square is just outside the Old Town area and is very important for the Slovak people. It is a memorial of the Slovak National Uprising of 1944 against the Nazis - actually constructed by the Communists when they came in a took over. Later,...More

1  Thank 3RedDoxies
Reviewed 18 June 2015

SNP Square is an interesting site with much to do and seen in the Old Town. During the summer, it is filled with vendors and events. The Christmas market is typical for the holiday season with crafts, foods, etc. From the square, you can find...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 11 June 2015

A church, a lot of coffe houses and restaurants, and Soviet statues, to remember Slovakia's past. This was one of the places where people were gathering to protest again the soviet friendly regime.

Thank 545medva
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