Hviezdoslavovo Namestie, Bratislava

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Named for one of Slovakia's most famous poets, Hviezdoslavovo Namestie serves as one of the capital city's main promenades and public spaces. Visit the square, a nexus for activity since medieval times, lined with historical homes, buildings, and trees. Stroll the promenade past embassies, stages for music and public speaking, fountains, and the famed Slovaki National Theater. Relax with a coffee or snack at one of many cafes along the square. Don't miss the statue of the plaza's namesake, Pavel Hviezdoslav. Plan to visit Hviezdoslavovo Namestie and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Bratislava attractions using our Bratislava trip website .
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  • The landscaping in the center of this square makes it particularly inviting. I would say this is a area where the modern part of city begins. At the near end is the impressive, silver-topped Slovak Na...  more »
  • A visit to Bratislava will necessarily involve strolling through the ancient city. It's basically the best you have to do for the capital. Very nice ride.
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  • This square is very well maintained. When walking though it we were impressed by the cleanliness. Tbe trees overhanging create a lovely soft light and the cobblestone on the floor creates the ideal effect of being on holiday and relaxing. Bratislava as a whole has been amazing and the overall city centre is very small but worth the visit
  • We walked through as it had shade from the trees and it was so nice. We bought ice-cream and there was someone playing the flute that made our stroll very angelical. It's a nice place to walk by during the afternoon
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