Šariš Museum - Bardejov

Region:Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
District:Bardejov
City / Municipality:Bardejov
Tourist location:Šariš
Lies by the river:Topľa
Latitude:49° 17' 32.87184" / 49.2924644 /
Longitude:21° 16' 35.48567999982" / 21.27652379999995 /
Included in categories: Museums
The Šariš Museum in Bardejov plays an important role in the preservation, protection, and presentation of historical sights. It is one of the oldest  museums in Slovakia. In terms of the size of its collections and the results of its professional work, it far exceeds the borders of the region and it is ranked  among the most significant institutions of its kind in Slovakia. The museum was opened on 21st December 1903, as the Museum of the Šarišská župa (Šariš County). The collection of material for the museum started already in 1903. In a short time, almost 3,000 pieces of valuable museum objects were collected. The first, historic display (focused on the history of Šariš), was opened on 23rd June 1907 in the local Town Hall. The museum currently documents historical, natural and social situation in the Upper Šariš Region. It manages an extensive collection of more than 700 000 ... ... Read more

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