Things to do and tourist attractions in Zilinsky region

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Museum of Orava Village
Museums and history

The Orava Village Museum is probably the most famous Slovak open-air museum. It lies in the bosom of a beautiful Orava nature surrounded by the peaks of Roháče. You can f...

Zuberec
Rafts on Orava River
Museums and history

Rafting - today's romance, once it meant hard calluses of our old fathers. For centuries, rafts have been mainly used to carry constructional timber and various other goo...

Horná Lehota
Museum of Liptov Village
Museums and history

If you want to go back to the ancient times of our ancestors and get to know their way of life as well as folk architecture, the right place is the Museum of the Liptov v...

Pribylina
Vlkolínec
Museums and history

Vlkolínec is one of the jewels of Slovak folk architecture. Its origins date back to the 14th century. Today, this picturesque submontane settlement is an administrative ...

Ružomberok
Museum of Jewish Culture
Museums and history

The Museum of Jewish Culture in Žilina is located in the building of a former Orthodox Synagogue. The relatively simple building conceals the original furnishings (mobili...

Žilina
Ethnographic Museum in Liptovský Hrádok
Museums and history

In 1955, District Museum of National History of the Upper Liptov people was founded in Liptovský Hrádok, which was a kind of predecessor of the current Ethnographic Museu...

Liptovský Hrádok
Liptov Museum in Ružomberok
Museums and history

If you desire to know the complex history of Liptov, learn more about living and inanimate nature, as well as important archaeological finds and localities, visit the Lip...

Ružomberok
Medieval Church of the Sacrifice of the Lord
Sacral monuments

The medieval church of the Sacrifice of the Lord is the oldest preserved building in the beautiful Liptov village of Smrečany. The church is a perfect example of Liptov G...

Smrečany
Articular church in Istebné
Sacral monuments

The small Orava village of Istebné is one of the most important cultural and historical monuments. There is a wooden articular church of St. Michael, which took its curre...

Istebné
Open-air museum Vychylovka
Museums and history

The Museum of Kysuce Village in nature shows the landscape, the environment, folk architecture and the way of life and culture of the people of Kysuce in the second half ...

Nová Bystrica
Wooden houses - Museum exposition
Museums and history

The village of Čičmany is situated in the Strážovské Hills and is characterized by its well-preserved folk architecture with typical log houses and two-storey houses. The...

Čičmany
Bobrova raľa
Museums and history

The largest preserved complex of original folk architecture in Central Europe can be found in the Orava village of Podbieľ. This village surrounded by beautiful alpine na...

Podbiel
Mining house
Museums and history

If you want to see with your own eyes and feel for yourself what kind of way of life and living was led by traditional mining family, head straight to the village Vyšná B...

Vyšná Boca
Firefighting Museum
Museums and history

Voluntary fire brigades belong to the oldest service organizations in the Slovak Republic regardless of religion, nationality and political affiliation.

At present, they...

Martin
Church and wooden nativity scene
Sacral monuments

The village known for its history connected with folk hero Jánošík offers many attractions for tourists. One of them is wooden nativity scene. But this nativity scene is ...

Terchová
Medieval church of St Stephen the King
Sacral monuments

On a gentle hill in the fortified area, a small medieval church of St Stephen the King stands. It is located in the Žilina city district of Dolné Rudiny. It is the oldest...

Žilina
Peasant house and courtyard
Museums and history

One of the extended expositions of the Liptov Museum in Ružomberok is the exposition called "Peasant house and Courtyard Vlkolínec", which presents the way of life and li...

Ružomberok - Biely Potok
Exposition of Jánošík and Terchová
Museums and history

The village of Terchová is the birthplace of the most famous Slovak brigand Juraj Jánošík. The museum exposition dedicated not only to Jánošík but also to development of ...

Terchová
Articular Church in Svätý Kríž
Sacral monuments

The beautiful environment of Liptov attracts crowds of tourists and hikers from different parts of Slovakia and abroad every year. It can boast of not only beautiful natu...

Svätý Kríž
Black Eagle Museum
Museums and history

The Black Eagle Museum (orig. "Múzeum Čierny orol") is located in Liptovský Mikuláš, in the historical building of a former trip inn (a facility with accommodation and ov...

Liptovský Mikuláš
Literary Museum of the Slovak National Library
Museums and history

In the center of Martin, in a beautiful historical building from the end of the 19th century, there is a Literary Museum of the Slovak National Library. It is the central...

Martin
Room of Grandmothers
Museums and history

If you would like to feel like our ancestors lived for a while, you should visit the village of Párnica near Dolný Kubín. There is the Room of Grandmothers, which will br...

Párnica
Vaclav Rubeš Scout Museum
Museums and history

If you are interested in the topic of scouting and you are curious about its origin and development from the past to the present, the Scout Museum of Vaclav Rubeš in Ružo...

Ružomberok
Martin Kukučín Memorial House
Museums and history

When it is said "Martin Kukučín", his significant literary works such as Dom v stráni, Rysavá jalovica or Keď báčik z Chochoľova umrie come to our mind. But do you know w...

Jasenová
Mansion in Radoľa - Kysuce Museum
Museums and history

The Radoľa Mansion, located in the village of the same name, is one of the oldest cultural monuments in Kysuce. The oldest parts of this building date back to the third q...

Radoľa
P.O.Hviezdoslav Literary Museum
Museums and history

Pavol Országh Hviezdoslav was one of the leading figures of Slovak literature and Slovak culture at the turn of the 19th century and the 20th century. His extensive and i...

Dolný Kubín
Florin's House in Dolny Kubín
Museums and history

If you've ever been to Dolny Kubin, you must have at least passed a nice craft house surrounded by beautiful greenery in a quiet location near Hviezdoslav Square. It is F...

Dolný Kubín
Archaeological museum of Havránok
Museums and history

You can follow the footsteps of the Celts in the archaeological museum of Havránok. This location is one of the oldest cultural monuments in Liptov. It is a site of a set...

Bobrovník
Mausoleum of Andrej Hlinka
Museums and history

In Ružomberok, directly below the Church of St. Ondrej, you can find Andrej Hlinka Mausoleum, also known as the Andrej Hlinka Memorial. The construction of the mausoleum ...

Ružomberok
Andrej Kmeť Museum
Museums and history

The first Slovak National Museum building in Martin, dating back to 1908, is currently the seat of the Andrej Kmeť Museum, where natural science expositions are installed...

Martin