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The museum department of Svidník is a part of the Military History Museum in Piešťany. Its activities follow the traditions of the Dukla Museum, which was founded in 1965.

The museum department specializes in documenting the military history of Slovakia right before and during the First World War in the Eastern Carpathians, the interwar period and the Second World War, with an emphasis on the course of the Carpathian-Dukla operation, partisan movement and liberation of the territory of Slovakia from 1944 to 1945. The presentation of documented realia to visitors is taking place in the central exposition.

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