Nový zámok - Banska Stiavnica, SK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Noe1
N 48° 27.340 E 018° 53.764
34U E 344447 N 5369085
Quick Description: The six-storey Renaissance building with four bastions and loopholes. It was built between 1564 - 1571 as a watchtower during the war against the Turks.
Location: Banskobystrický kraj, Slovakia
Date Posted: 3/27/2015 1:57:29 AM
Waymark Code: WMNK7R
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
Views: 3

Long Description:
"Zámok je šestpodlažná renesancná budova so štyrmi baštami a strielnami. Bol postavený v rokoch 1564 - 1571 ako strážna veža pocas bojov proti Turkom. Je postavený na vyvýšenine v centre mesta. V súcasnosti je sídlom Slovenského banského múzea a je tu vystavená expozícia venovaná pôvodnému úcelu stavby."

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Castle is a six-storey Renaissance building with four bastions and loopholes. It was built between 1564 - 1571 as a watchtower during the war against the Turks. It is built on a hill in the center. Currently it is the seat of the Slovak Mining Museum and there is an exposure given to the original purpose of the building.
Accessibility: Partial access

Condition: Intact

Admission Charge?: yes

Website: [Web Link]

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