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Slovak National Gallery (Slovenska narodna galeria)

Riecna 1, Bratislava, Slovakia
+421 2/544 320 81
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Interesting Gallery with Currently Free Access

In January I was back in Bratislava for the second phase of my overseas dental treatment. After the... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
David O
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London, United Kingdom
Slovak Art for free entrence

+ If you are interesting in art and Slovak paintings this place worth a visit. + Above all, it... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
Viorica-Valeria_Wiki
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Chisinau, Moldova
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Located on the waterfront, this gallery features fine Slovak Gothic, baroque and twentieth-century art in addition to some old European art pieces.
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Riecna 1, Bratislava, Slovakia
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Reviewed 14 February 2018

In January I was back in Bratislava for the second phase of my overseas dental treatment. After the dental appointments and a couple of visits to my local friends, I still had some free time on my hands. I like walking, but the weather was...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

+ If you are interesting in art and Slovak paintings this place worth a visit. + Above all, it was really appreciated there were lockers for letting our luggage. + There are many organized places for kids' entertament. + Gallery is situated in the city...More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

National gallery is partially in reconstruction, but the part of it is open for public for free. Nice exposition of F.X. Messerschmidt Heads- busts series. It also have a nice cafeteria.

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Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

A must see whilst in Bratislava really. 3 floors of changing exhibitions and a wonderful art bookshop with extremely helpful staff. English spoken very well here too.

1  Thank Bigtangle
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

In 2017 this whole is for free. Nice historical building between the Hviezdoslavov square and Danube river. Book shop and a cafe inside as well.

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Reviewed 14 February 2017

The national gallery usually has an interesting temporary exhibit in addition to its solid permanent collection. At present, the temporary examines propaganda during the WWII era, when Slovakia was occupied first by Nazis and later by Russia. It's not a particularly cheery exhibit, but worth...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Well worth a visit; a moving insight into Slovak life during WW2, facism and nazi rule - Free entry.

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Reviewed 6 December 2016

I was impressed with its temporary exhibit relating to Slovakia and Bratislava,during the Nazi and later Soviet occupation after World War Two.Despite the Nazi efforts to curtail free expression in Slovakia,as well as the Soviet's eforts,I saw quality paintings by Ludovit Fulla(a prominent Slovakian painter,,"Bratislava...More

1  Thank margatemensch2016
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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

This exhibition was very interesting and magnificient! I recommend you this exhibiotion. In gallery is very nice caffeteria. The staff was very friendly. Excellent :).

Thank Matus R
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

A portion of the museum was under construction, but we visited on Sunday so there was no construction noise. We do not know how much of the museum we missed. I do not know if it is always free, but they did not charge an...More

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