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The Holy Trinity Square

Nam. sv. Trojice 3, Banska Stiavnica, Slovakia
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The main town square was formed at the beginning of the 16th century and today it is the core of the town. The Town Hall and the St. Catherine church, rich burgers palaces on the square sides and the plague column with of the Holy Trinity statuary form one of the city´s architectural highlights.
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Nam. sv. Trojice 3, Banska Stiavnica, Slovakia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The square is okay but not a must-see. The square appears to be used primarily for a car park, which you must pay for. Bordered on both sides by several cafes and restaurants.

Thank akmacca
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Picturesque place, it was on our route to the old castle. The monument in the center was erected in testimony of terminated plague epidemic.

Thank Loocasso
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Be sure and view the impressive plague pillar located in the Holy Trinity Square on your visit to Banska Stiavnica. The square is small but conveniently located close to most of historical sites you'll want to see during your visit.

Thank Teachcool
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Very nice spot, the tourist information center, in nearby too The whole town is very beautiful. This is one of many nice spots around.

Thank Shlomi T
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

No a lot to see Just a place with parking places and shops I think there are other places much more interesting

Thank yaki a
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Authentic historic feeling guaranteed thanks to the dominant pillar. One of the highlights of the old mining stronghold of upper Austro-Hungarian empire. Admirable from the caffes/restaurants on the sides.

Thank Lukas O
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Banska Stiavnica is really a hidden gem in Slovakia, charming, peacefull. Highly recomended !!! The best site is Kalvaria, it is not difficult to go upstairs.

Thank melinda12013
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Every building on this square has it's history. Fortunately, the square is not transformed into restaurants or souvenirs only place. Still you can enjoy the mediaeval atmosphere along with fascinating nature all around.

Thank smallhausen1
Reviewed 29 April 2017

For all the hype about this being a UNESCO World Heritage Site, I did not see what separated this town square from the many others you can find in Slovakia.

Thank JeffP2
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

These people were sure hit hard by the black plague and those who survived were sure great full to God. Same artist that did plague pillar in Kremnica, SK did this one. Very narrow square. Homes to sides of square have entrances into mine shafts...More

Thank wanderpole
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