Things to do and tourist attractions in Nitriansky region

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Ján Thain Museum
Museums and history

The history of the Jan Thain Museum began in 1936 under the name of the Municipal Museum. The founders were Béla Szőke, prof. Ján Thain, Cpt. Ludvík Albrecht and Kazimír ...

Nové Zámky
Nitra Region Museum - Nitra City Hall
Museums and history

The Nitra Region Museum is an institution of homeland nature. Its collecting activities focus mainly on botany, zoology, archeology, history, ethnography and numismatics ...

Nitra
Rocky dwellings
Museums and history

Rocky dwellings in Brhlovce are rare buildings and a unique jewel of Slovakia, of which only few people are aware. It is a complex of rock dwellings carved into tuff.

In...

Brhlovce
Mausoleum and park of the Migazzi family
Museums and history

In the town of Zlaté Moravce, in the park called by the locals Lipipark, there is the Mausoleum of the Migazzi family. The mausoleum was built in 1887 in the Neo-Romanesq...

Zlaté Moravce
Čertova pec (Devil's furnace)
Museums and history

Enthusiasts of trips in the little-known corners of our Slovak nature will surely be pleased by the location of Čertova pec (Devil's furnace). It is a cave created by dol...

Radošina
Educational Trail In the Footsteps of Old Ore Mining
Museums and history

The educational trail In the footsteps of old ore mining in Pukanec combines the best, most beautiful and interesting of the surrounding natural beauty and history of the...

Pukanec
Danube Region Museum in Komárno
Museums and history

The history of the Danube Region Museum in Komárno began in 1886, when the Historical and Archaeological Society of the Komárno County and the town of Komárno was founded...

Komárno
House of folk housing Veľké Lovce
Museums and history

In the charming village of Veľké Lovce,there is a traditional, multi-generation, clay farm house, which is a prime example of the skill and imagination of its owner, Mr. ...

Veľké Lovce
The Rotunda of the Twelve Apostles
Museums and history

If you are a lover of architecture, rare historical buildings or sacral monuments, you should definitely not miss the village of Bíňa. Right here stands the Romanesque ro...

Bíňa
Art Gallery in Komárno
Museums and history

The beautiful historic building on Palatínova Street in Komárno is the seat of the Danube Region Museum, which boasts of a rich history of more than 130 years. The museum...

Komárno
Slovak Troy - Zámeček
Museums and history

Did you know that Slovakia has its own Troy? This name is borne by the new "Archeopark", built in the location of Zámeček near Nitra Castle.

The location is famous for i...

Šurany
Danube Region Museum - Zichy Palace
Museums and history

History of the Danube Region Museum in Komárno began in 1886, when the Historical and Archaeological Association of the Komárno County and the town of Komárno was founded...

Komárno
Cellar Museum
Museums and history

The picturesque village of Chľaba boasts of not only beautiful nature, but also historic wine cellars. The vast majority of them still remember the 19th century. They are...

Chľaba
Limes Gallery
Museums and history

The Limes Gallery in Komárno presents a rich collection of works of contemporary domestic and foreign modern art. The Limes Gallery is housed in the magnificent premises ...

Komárno
Roman lapidarium
Museums and history

One of the interesting exhibits of the Danube Region Museum, which enjoys immense popularity, is the Roman Lapidary. The exhibition is installed in the southern part of t...

Komárno
Šurany Synagogue
Museums and history

The orthodox synagogue in Šurany belongs to the jewels of synagogue architecture in Slovakia. The Jewish community of Šurany was built it in 1916. During the 1990s, the i...

Šurany
Slavic hillfort of Valy
Museums and history

Near the town of Piešťany, there is the largest Slavic archaeological site in Slovakia - Valy in Bojná. This specific and extremely interesting location is kind of Slovak...

Bojná
Roman Fort of Kelemantia
Museums and history

The evidence of the fact that the Roman armies once passed through our territory is also represented by the remains of various fortresses. One of them is the fortress of ...

Iža
House of Folk Traditions and Archaeological Museum
Museums and history

If you want to take a look into the world of traditional rural life, visit the House of Folk Traditions in Svodín. It is the first extended exhibition of the Ján Thain Mu...

Svodín
Július Barta's Municipal Gallery
Museums and history

Július Barta's Municipal Gallery is housed in the building of the former Great Municipal Inn. According to locals, this is the most beautiful and most exposed place of th...

Štúrovo
Museum of Forgach Family
Museums and history

In the beautiful village of Jelenec, near Nitra, there is a ground baroque mansion. It was built in 1722 by Bishop Paul IV. Forgach. The Forgach family lived and stayed t...

Jelenec
Statue of Corgoň
Museums and history

Like many Slovak towns and villages, Nitra has an interesting folk-tale, which talks about a huge strongman Corgoň, who averted the Turkish invasion of Nitra Castle. The ...

Nitra
Slovak Agricultural Museum in Nitra
Museums and history

The Slovak Agricultural Museum was founded in 1922 in Bratislava. Its seat was the building, which is currently used by the Slovak National Museum. Only in 1960 was the s...

Nitra
Peasant House
Museums and history

Only a short distance from Komárno lies the village of Martovce, which has partly retained its folk character. In the village, there is a beautiful traditional three-room...

Martovce
Slovak Central Observatory
Museums and history

The Slovak Central Observatory is one of the oldest and most important institutions of its kind in Slovakia. It was established in 1871 as one of the first astrophysical ...

Hurbanovo
Museum of Hont
Museums and history

The Museum of Hont in Šahy was originally founded in 1902 as a county museum, on the initiative of the Hont-County Museum Society. This museum later ceased to exist. The ...

Šahy
Mission Museum
Museums and history

Just below the hill, on which the Calvary in Nitra - a popular spiritual, sightseeing and tourist place of the locals - stands, there is the Missionary House of the Mothe...

Nitra
Hrušov Castle
Castle ruins

North of the famous wine-growing village of Topoľčianky, the ruins of the Hrušov castle have been standing for centuries. Its remnants of massive walls and towers rise up...

Hostie
Town Museum
Museums and history

The Town Museum in Štúrovo is housed in an ancient building of Frankl family built in the 19th century. It is a type of local museum with local and ethnographic intention...

Štúrovo
Gýmeš Castle
Castle ruins

The ruins of Gýmeš Castle are situated on the steep Dúň hill, about 5 km from the village of Jelenec. In the past, it was the center of the surrounding Gýmeš County (Hung...

Jelenec