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Old Castle (Stari Grad) Varazdin Castle

Strossmayerovo setaliste 7, Varazdin 42000, Croatia
+385 42 658 754
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“old town” (9 reviews)
“stari grad” (3 reviews)
Strossmayerovo setaliste 7, Varazdin 42000, Croatia
+385 42 658 754
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Full of history. A must visit attractions when in Varazdin. There is a friendly guide to explain the history however it is in Croatian. Overall a good experience

Thank Linda L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Varazdin on a Sunday and most of the village was closed. We still found the town to be very charming. The Stari Grad was on our list of things to see but we almost missed it as it was not very well marked....More

Thank swtraveler15
Reviewed 25 October 2017

The Varaždin Fortress began being built in the fourteenth century albeit the rounded towers, typical of gothic Croatian architecture, were added in the fifteenth. It’s located on the northwest edge of Varaždin and it’s one of the most important cultural monuments of the city. In...More

Thank periandro
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Very nice castle were can see how people lived inside and how organized defending in last centuries.

Thank Predrag M
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Unfortunately, the castle had already closed on the afternoon we spent in Varazdin, so we were unable to have a look inside. The outside is stunning, however. We enjoyed wandering around the encircling green space snapping photos and taking in the lovely views.

Thank ErikaM411
Reviewed 7 October 2017

The old castle is now a city museum, it offers a geat insight into the life of people in Varaždin in the past. There are rooms decorated the way they used to be, with original furniture, clothes the women wore everyday and weapons such as...More

Thank Tama E
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Castle is a complex of Old town in Varazdin. Surrounded with beautiful nature and chain bridge. Working time of the museum is 9-17h.

Thank Medo V
Reviewed 27 August 2017

An excellent stopping point when traveling on the roads of Croatia on the way to Hungary. Is a small village known for its castle and central square. An exquisite landscape! Castle very well kept, the interior has paid entrance!

1  Thank Alfredo C
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

It is nice place to visit in Varaždin, just next to sqare, during Špancirfest there you can find many concerts and live music :) inside it there is great museum and part of hustory :)

2  Thank Martin n
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

The castle is great and the museum offers great content. The walk around the castle is nice, but when you come behind the castle, you see bad things. Underage kids drinking and graffiti everywhere. I think they should do something about that, but everything else...More

Thank Carl S
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