Things to do and tourist attractions in Spis

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Spiš Castle
Castle ruins

Spiš Castle is one of the largest castle complexes in Europe and is also our largest castle. In 1993, it was included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. It is currently i...

Žehra - Hodkovce
Kláštorisko
Castle ruins

Kláštorisko is a tourist resort in the Slovak Paradise. There are ruins of a Carthusian monastery from the 13th century.

The strategic position of this space was noticed...

Letanovce
Reduta in Spišská Nová Ves
Museums and history

One of the architectural gems of Spišská Nová Ves is the Art Nouveau building dating from 1899 - 1902. It is a beautiful reduta building built by architect Kálmán Gerster...

Spišská Nová Ves
Spiš Museum - Provincial House
Museums and history

The architecturally most interesting and most beautiful monument of the town of Spišská Nová Ves is situated on the longest lenticular square in Europe. It is called the ...

Spišská Nová Ves
Artists' Gallery of Spiš
Museums and history

The Artists' Gallery of Spiš is one of the youngest collecting institutions not only in the region but also in Slovakia. It is located in the representative premises of a...

Spišská Nová Ves
History of mining in Spiš Exposition
Museums and history

Mining history enthusiasts can view rare exhibits as well as photographs and documents from the time of active mining activity in Spiš through the extended exhibition fro...

Spišská Nová Ves
Mining Museum in Gelnica
Museums and history

A charming architectural building in the historic center of Gelnica is the Old Town Hall with its majestic Baroque tower, which now houses the Mining Museum of Gelnica. T...

Gelnica
Zámčisko Gelnica
Castle ruins

Above the old mining town of Gelnica, which is mentioned as a free royal town already in 1276, on the site of an old castle from the 13th century, we can now see only the...

Gelnica
Birth house of Cpt. Nálepka
Museums and history

Birth house Cpt. Nálepka in Smižany was opened to the public in 1971. Since then visitors and new generations can recognize the personality of Cpt. John Nálepka and his a...

Smižany
Ethnographic Museum in Smižany
Museums and history

The Ethnographic Museum in the village of Smižany is an external exhibition of the Spiš Museum in Spišská Nová Ves. The museum presents folk culture of the middle and low...

Smižany
Museum of Special Education
Museums and history

Levoča is a royal town with a rich and famous history, which is presently presented not only by Gothic and Renaissance architecture, but also by specialized centers docum...

Levoča
Spiš Museum - Exhibition Hall
Museums and history

If you are not a fan of contemporary modern museums, try visiting a museum that breathes and embodies history just by the appearance of the building. The Spiš Museum in L...

Levoča
House of Master Paul in Levoča - museum
Museums and history

The House of Master Paul is located on the historic square in Levoča. The foundations of the house originated in the 14th century as a ground floor building with a cellar...

Levoča
Historic Town Hall
Museums and history

One of the landmarks of Master Paul Square in Levoča is the historic building of the Renaissance town hall. The town hall was probably built around the middle of the 15th...

Levoča
1.3 km
Lipovce Castle
Castle ruins

The ruins of Lipovce Castle are hidden in a dense forest on the ridge of Jazvečí Hill, which borders the village of Lipovce. The castle once served a guard function and h...

Lipovce
3.8 km
Hussite church in Lúčka
Castle ruins

The church was built on a hill in the 13th century. Later it was fortified with stone wall and watchtower during the operation of John Jiskra of Brandýs. The church was t...

Lúčka
3.8 km
Kováčová water mill
Museums and history

We invite you to a interesting tour of the water mill, which originally belonged to the Andrássy family from Krásná Hôrka. Take a look at the original equipment and see h...

Kováčová
5.2 km
Folk Museum in Brezovica
Museums and history

Folk Museum in Brezovica (Sabinov district) is a mirror of life in the village in the last hundred years. Among other things, the museum captures the entire process of ma...

Brezovica
5.3 km
Andrássy's Picture Gallery
Museums and history

Andrássy's Picture Gallery in Krásnohorské Podhradie was built by Dionysus Andrássy in 1908-1909, the owner of the beautiful Krásna Hôrka estate, in order to place his va...

Krásnohorské Podhradie
5.4 km
Andrássy Mausoleum
Museums and history

The Andrássy Mausoleum is an extremely valuable monument of Art Nouveau architecture and sculpture. It is located in a quiet and picturesque area of Krásnohorské Podhradi...

Krásnohorské Podhradie
6.1 km
Ruins of Sokoľ Castle
Castle ruins

The village of Sokoľ is surrounded by an unobtrusive hill Hrádek, which is interesting in terms of history. It is here that the ruins of the medieval castle Sokoľ, which ...

Sokoľ
6.2 km
Icehouse of the Count in Vlachovo
Museums and history

On the outskirts of the village of Vlachovo, in the local forest, preserved the historically valuable area of the former Andrássy mansion with the rest of the otherwise l...

Vlachovo
6.6 km
Hamor in Medzev
Museums and history

The eastern Slovak town of Medzev and its close surroundings was one of the most productive areas in metal processing in the past. The tradition of ironmongery and smithe...

Medzev
7.6 km
Etelka Smelting Plant
Museums and history

Etelka is the iron heart of Gemer. The blast furnace was built in 1867 by Count Emanuel Andrássy, who named it after his mother. Thanks to the steelworks, iron production...

Nižná Slaná
8.5 km
Ruins of Kysak Castle
Castle ruins

Not far from the village of Kysak, right on the hill with the characteristic name "Hrad" (The Castle), are the ruins of the extinct Kysak Castle. It is a medieval castle,...

Kysak
9.3 km
Gallery of Mining Museum
Museums and history

The gallery is housed in a burgher house, the core of which was built at the end of the 15th century, in the terraced buildings of the historic Rožňava Square. It is main...

Rožňava
9.3 km
Gallery of the Mining Museum
Museums and history

On the Mining Squar, in the historical building of the burgher house from the 15th century, there is the Gallery of the Mining Museum.

There are regularly held short-ter...

Rožňava
9.4 km
Late-Renaissance Watchtower
Museums and history

An inseparable dominant of the historical center of Rožňava is the late Renaissance watchtower. It was built during the Turkish threat in 1643-1654 on the site of the ori...

Rožňava
9.6 km
Historical exhibition of the Mining Museum
Museums and history

The historical exposition of the mining museum in Rožňava is located in the building of the former Marko's leather factory. This manufactory was once one of the best pros...

Rožňava
9.8 km
Sentinel - Mining Experience Center
Museums and history

The Sentinel Adventure Center was created by the reconstruction of the buildings of Mining Museum in Rožňava. Its premises include Exposition of mining and metallurgy of ...

Rožňava