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Bratislava City Museum (Mestske Muzeum)

Radnicna ul 1, Bratislava 815 18, Slovakia
+421 2/592 051 12
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“bell tower” (8 reviews)
“old town hall” (16 reviews)
Radnicna ul 1, Bratislava 815 18, Slovakia
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+421 2/592 051 12
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband described this little museum as the "Smithsonian of Bratislava" because it has a little bit of everything. Although it describes itself as being a history of the City, it is more of a collection of things -- all kinds of things organized by...More

Thank Debbie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The underground part of medieval prison exhibition was nice. Otherwise, it was a very long introduction to the history of a midsize town. The facilities were so clean and modern, and I can see they used EU funding for that.

Thank Saitamanian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A small quirky museum but entirely worth the 5 euro entry for the view from the top. It looks down into the main square and out over the historic centre.

Thank Kevin-NewTricks
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Most tourist see the outside of the City Museum on one of the walking tours of the Old Town, as it is both historic and photogenic, but relatively few appear to venture inside. If you have an interest in the city's history then it is...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Museum shows some history, but average, nothing special, quite high price relative. But good to see.

Thank 1Worldtraveler1EU1
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Although they spoke very little English the staff were kind and helpful, showing us the location of lift. The museum opened at 10.00, but appeared to close at 11.45. Exhibits were well presented and plaques for each room(in English)were concise and helpful. The audiophones were...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

This is the oldest museum in Slovakia. The building is interesting because it is an old city hall. We arrived at information desk one hour before closing. Two old women who work as custodian could not understand any english! Also, they followed and monitored us...More

Thank unusualguy
Reviewed 5 October 2017

confusing collection of random artefacts related to the city and town hall - difficult to follow the historical time line and narrative...it appears the ladies who run the place developed their customer service skills in the communist era...not a word of English between them..really? ran...More

Thank Jim J
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Visiting this museum is a must for lovers of history. My wife and I visited it last week, having paid the E2.50 each (senior rate) we didn't expect a great deal What a surprise, we spent over two hours in there! There is so much...More

Thank PeteG485
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is probably the only museum really worth visiting in beautiful Bratislava! It tells you everything about the story of the city.... and if this is not interesting enough you get some great 360 degrees views from the tower plus the basement! What's in the...More

Thank A_Rantos
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