Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac), Bratislava

Once the residence of an archbishop and the site of the treaty that would dissolve the Holy Roman Empire, Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac) today serves as the office of the mayor. Visit the palace, finished in 1781 and now open to the public, and admire its ornate facade featuring a wealth of neoclassical architectural designs. Make your way to the main attraction, the lavishly decorated Hall of Mirrors, which witnessed the signing of the 1805 Peace of Pressburg. Don't miss seeing the inner courtyard, complete with a statue of St. George, and the 17th-century English tapestries, which have survived in their original state for centuries. Work out when and for how long to visit Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac) and other Bratislava attractions using our handy Bratislava travel route builder tool .
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  • Away from the central square in the old town of pink building, is the residence of the Archbishop of the old days. Inside is a Museum, the 18th-century furniture and Church treasures are exhibited.
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  • Amazing little tourists find their way into this historic building. We have can enjoy almost alone the partially excellent exhibitions as a result.
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  • Not interested in the inside visit I have limited myself to observe it from the outside. The building is located behind the City Hall and overlooks a lovely little square, which is also the tourist office. In the square a cute portabicilette
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  • Good place. Very historical place in bratislava. Good start point to enter the old town.
  • A must see attraction when visiting this city. Lots of art and history.
  • Nice place. Brstislava centre meeting point.
  • Nice castle, a little small but worth seeing it in Slovakia!
  • Nothing to see but its nice to walk around

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