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Ptuj Castle (Ptujski Grad)

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Address: Na gradu 1, Ptuj 2250, Slovenia
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In a wanderful position, has a nice view on surrowndings. Well kept (revamped some years ago). There is a permanent armory with arms on show. You can reach it on foot.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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72 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In a wanderful position, has a nice view on surrowndings. Well kept (revamped some years ago). There is a permanent armory with arms on show. You can reach it on foot.

Thank kobjeglavski
Zagreb, Croatia
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This castle is one off the most beautiful castles in Slovenia. It is definitely worth visiting it if you are near by.

Thank Paul F
Mudgeeraba, Australia
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87 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Admission is very cheap for what is offered. Everything is well laid out and clean. The furniture adds a lot to the effect and the collection is very impressive. You won't forget the view in a hurry.

Thank Warren D
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We visited Ptuj on the sunday carneval morning and firstly we went to visit the castel. The history of the town and castel was great but I liked the exposition of traditional carneval costumes the most. Those costumes came "alive" after, when we visited the real carneval in the town center.

Thank Maja S
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403 reviews
327 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 277 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

We had a memorable time at Ptuj castle and would definitely recommend a visit! My review though differs somewhat from the other reviews found here. First of all, while there is indeed a long and steep staircase leading from the town to the castle high on the hill, there is absolutely no need for visitors to climb all those stairs.... More 

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Fethiye, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

it was a nice walk in the town and it was worth to go up to see view of the town nice place to take photos

Thank nomad4838
Ptuj, Slovenia
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Went with kids to explore outside and inside of the castle. Lots of info, lots of fun! It is a great way to learn a lot about the past.

Thank Suzana K
Ptuj, Slovenia
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55 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Nice castle with great view on city centre. Big exhibitions of medieval weapon. also nice paintings.

Thank Igor R
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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The Pruj castenis a big turist attraction and free of charge. So you can walk around the casle freely and enjoy the view. There is a caffe there where you cam drink a caffe and eat a cake.

Thank Špela B
Slovenian Istria, Slovenia
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52 reviews
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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

If you are history lover,than you must visit this place. There is a beautifull view over the oldest city in Slovenia (Ptuj) and Drava river. Inside the castle you can see beautifull furniture, medieval weaponery,16th century paintings, tradicional costumes, etc.

Thank BalkanEkspres

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