Trenčín castle, castle (preserved)

Place: Trenčín, County: Trenčín, Region: Trenčín , Historic region: Trencin

Other names

Trenčiansky hrad, Trenčín; 1193 castrum de Trenchin, 1208 castrum Trincinensis, 1232 castrum Trencyn

Brief description

A castle, which was based in the 10th century, later rebuilt and extended. In 1790, it was desolated by fire. Its reconstruction started after 1945. In March 2003, falled a part of its western fortification (1100 tons). National cultural memorial.

Pictures

13 picures

Situation

On the rocky hill above the town Trenčín.


3D hrady


Hrad Beckov


Kamenní strážcovia III


Malé Karpaty 1935

Access

From the railway and the bus station Trencin:
Go through Park of M. R. Stefanik and SNP square, on Mierove square turn left and by Matusova street to the church. Then by an access road to the castle.

Trenčín castle in media

Na Trenčianskom hrade robia opravy
SME, 27. September 2007
Na hrade budú šermovať, strieľať, ale aj variť a piecť
MY sieť regionálnych novín, 17. May 2007
Hradný most zatiaľ bez sôch
MY sieť regionálnych novín, 29. January 2007
Virtuálna prechádzka Trenčianskym hradom
Regionálne noviny, 31. January 2007
Hrad nórske fondy nedostal
SME, 27. December 2006
Pamiatkári varujú: mestské hradby sú ako časovaná bomba
MY sieť regionálnych novín, 11. October 2006
Župa sa pre hrad odvolá na súd
SME, 21. February 2006

Nearby castles

Bánovský hrad, Beckov, Ilava castle, Skalka, Súča, Uhrovec castle

Trencin museum

Address: Mierové námestie 46, 912 50 Trenčín P.O.BOX 120
Tel.: +421 32 7434431
Fax: +421 32 7440753
Mail: office@muzeumtn.sk
Web: http://www.muzeumtn.sk/
Opening hours of Trenčín castle:
Opened daily, May – September: 9AM – 5PM, october – april: 9AM - 4PM.

Other information

The group of historic fencing WAGUS
Web: http://www.home.sk/www/wagus/

Literature

Názvy hradov a zámkov v Slovenskej republike
Slovenský úrad geodézie a kartografie. Bratislava. 1990