Markušovce castle, castle (ruin)

Place: Markušovce, County: Spišská Nová Ves, Region: Košice , Historic region: Spis

Brief description

Ruins of a castle from the 13th century, which was repaired, rebuilt and fortified in the beginning of 16th century. It was destroyed by fire in 1527 and later rebuilt in a Renessaince style. The castle was destroyed by fire 1773, in 1789 it was partly renovated. Last reconstruction attempt was made in 1972.

Pictures

19 picures


3D hrady


Hrad Beckov


Kamenní strážcovia III


Malé Karpaty 1935

Nearby castles

Kláštorisko, Spišský hrad

Literature

Polla, Belo: Hrady a kaštiele na východnom Slovensku
Východoslovenské vydavateľstvo. Košice. 1980
Názvy hradov a zámkov v Slovenskej republike
Slovenský úrad geodézie a kartografie. Bratislava. 1990