About - Historical Exposition - Historical Town Hall - Šariš Museum in Bardejov

The Historical Exposition Free Royal Town of Bardejov is located in a historical building, the Gothic-Renaissance Town Hall, built in 1505 - 1511. It presents the medieval history of Bardejov, from the first written record in 1241 to the end of the 18th century, its economic, social, and cultural life. The biggest attention is paid to the 15th and 16th centuries, when Bardejov reached the top of its fame and wealth. The exhibited items document developed crafts, craftsmen's lives, trade, textile production, form and execution of town administration, town's right for self-defence, medieval book culture, education and fine arts.

The most valuable exhibits:
 
  • Group of sculptures called Small Calvary, made by the Master Paul from Levoča (a.k.a. Leuschau, Leutsovia) in 1520
  • St Nicholas's Altar from 1524
  • Janos Szilasi's Cup - made by a major Levoča goldsmith in 2nd half of 18th century
  • Set of Renaissance burghers' epitaphs from the 17th century
  • Queen Elizabeth's ring with brilliants

The town hall is a part of the World Heritage Site - the historical center of Bardejov was entered in year 2000 into UNESCO World Heritage list.
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