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New Castle, Banska Stiavnica

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  • The ancient tower has nice museum inside with historical weapons, maps and interiors. Commending view of the valley.  more »
  • Castle museum offers a historical overview of the long and painful period of wars with Otoman empire. It is interesting to see how local people prepared themselves to be ready for potential Turkish at...  more »
  • Untypical building with an interesting history on the hill opposite the Old Castle. It worst to tour all floors with a transparent history of the conquest of Slovakia from Turks and a variety of weapo...  more »
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  • Another castle in Banska Stiavnica while not as majestic as the Old castle still quite impressive.
  • Actually a bastion, Banská Štiavnica's ladmark from the time of the Ottoman Empire invasions on Kingdom of Hungary. If you're foreigner, it's not worth to go inside that much - it's 70's reconstruction with four levels of really decayed, old exhibition display about the 16th and 17th century invasions to this area. Almost nothing in English but even Slovak kids would die from boredom. With fresh, new, interactive exposition this could be a great museum. On the other side, it's just 2 euros. How it is now, it's "just" a landmark with great history and views on Banská Štiavnica.
  • Just an OK place. Very compact, little castle with a museum inside (barely interesting). If you are in the area, better visit the OLD castle which is just a few minutes drive from here.
  • Quite boring castle. Not worth the trip there.
  • Away exponaty-themed protitureckych wars. Watch out for stairs-for imobilne starsie caliper inappropriately or person, just watch out for the children.
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