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City / Municipality: Bodružal, District: Svidník
Region: Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
Tourist location: Šariš
The Greek Catholic church of St. Nicholas is part of a unique urban unit on an elevated position in the centre of the village Bodružal. Church is surrounded with the cemetery, wall, and the belfry from the 19th century. It was built in 1658  and consists of three interconnected square-shaped parts along the east–west axis with 3 towers (the biggest one with the bells) topped with little onion domes and iron crosses. Artistically it belongs to folk Baroque style.  Some of the 18th century wall paintings are still ...

City / Municipality: Hervartov, District: Bardejov
Region: Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
Tourist location: Šariš
Mountains: Čergov
The Church in Hervartov is a wooden Roman Catholic (formerly Lutheran) Church from the end of the 15th century, located in the village Hervartov, district Bardejov, Prešov region (Prešovský kraj). Church is the oldest and best preserved wooden church in Slovakia. It was built in the Gothic style. The interior of the church is decorated with panel paintings and wall paintings from years 1655 and 1805. In the church dominates the altar of St. Catherine, the Virgin Mary and St. Barbara, which was reconstructed in the ...

City / Municipality: Hronsek, District: Banská Bystrica
Region: Region Banska Bystrica (Banskobystrický kraj)
Tourist location: Horehronie (Upper Hron River region / Horné Pohronie)
Mountains: Kremnica Mountains (Kremnické vrchy)
Wooden articular Church is in a village Hronsek in the District of Banská Bystrica, Banská Bystrica Region. Church is 8m high and has a shape of the cross with arms 23 and 18m long. As there are many unusual motives from Scandinavian architecture, it is assumed that craftsmen from Norway or Sweden articipated on the construction site. Unique is also the ordering of the benches on the choirs so that the church can accommodate 1100 worshipers through its 5 doors. The altar has 6 tables from 1771 by Master Samuel Kialovič. Above the altar there are angels holding the coats of arms of noble ...

City / Municipality: Hronsek, District: Banská Bystrica
Region: Region Banska Bystrica (Banskobystrický kraj)
Tourist location: Horehronie (Upper Hron River region / Horné Pohronie)
Mountains: Kremnica Mountains (Kremnické vrchy)
It located near Wooden Articular Church in Hronsek, in the district of Banská Bystrica, Banská Bystrica region. In 2008 was the  wooden Baroque bell-house together with Hronsek church enrolled to the World Cultural Heritage List of UNESCO.

City / Municipality: Humenné, District: Humenné
Region: Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
Wooden church of St. Archangel Gabriel is situated in the Open Air Museum in city Humenné (East Slovakia), which is part of the Vihorlat Museum exhibition. Church was moved  from village Nová Sedlica  and is the oldest among all the objects in the Open Air Museum. It was moved to the open-air museum in 1974 as the first object. The church was built in year 1754. Today, this jewel of folk architecture annually visit thousands of visitors of the museum, not only for its exterior appearance, but also for restored iconostasis and altar.  

City / Municipality: Kežmarok, District: Kežmarok
Region: Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
Tourist location: Spiš
Evangelical wooden articular church of the Most Holy Trinity in Kežmarok was built in 1717. There are fascinating interiors and exceptional wall paintings as well as wood carvings in the church. It is considered to be the most beautiful of the last 5 remaining articular churches in Slovakia. The architect of the church was Juraj Müttermann from city Poprad.  They did not use any metal material during building, they did not use any metal nails, exclusively wooden. Originally, it was widthout masonry foundation. The basics were made of wood, but they were replaced with bricks at the last repair. The beams are made of red spruce. The only stone part of the church is the sacristy. With its width of 30,31 m, length ...

City / Municipality: Ladomirová, District: Svidník
Region: Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
Tourist location: Zemplín - Upper Zemplín (Horný Zemplín)
Wooden Church of Archangel Michael is located in the village Ladomirová in district Svidník in the Prešov region (Prešovský kraj). There are wall paintings (fresco paintings) inside and icons created in accordance with Byzantine and Old-Russian style.

City / Municipality: Leštiny, District: Dolný Kubín
Region: Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj)
Tourist location: Orava
Wooden evangelical articular church in Leštiny is to these day preserved intact and in an authentic natural environment. Width its monument value it is one of the rarest wooden sacral objects in the whole territory of Slovakia. Interior dates back to the 17th and 18th century nad it is beautifully painted. Main altar is from the 18th century. It is located in village Leštiny, district Dolný Kubín in Žilina region (Žilinský kraj).

City / Municipality: Ruská Bystrá, District: Sobrance
Region: Region Košice (Košický kraj)
Tourist location: Zemplín - Upper Zemplín (Horný Zemplín)
Wooden Church of the relics of St. Nicholas in Ruská Bystrá built at the beginning of the 18th century has just 2 towers and the shape of its almost perfect geometric roof resembles traditional houses of peasants. Interior with religious artefacts dates back to the 18th century as well. It is registered in the list of UNESCO world cultural heritage site from 7th July, 2008.

City / Municipality: Tvrdošín, District: Tvrdošín
Region: Region Žilina (Žilinský kraj)
Tourist location: Orava
Wooden Roman Catholic Gothic church of All Saints is the oldest preserved building monument in the town of Tvrdošín. It was built in the second half of the 15th century and modified in a Renaissance style in the 17th century. Baroque main altar depicting All Saints is from the end of the 17th century. Worth of notice are also ceiling paintings depicting the starry heaven, as well as many religious artefacts from the 17th century. The Church was in 1994 awarded by Europa Nostra association and in 2008 was entered into the list of world cultural heritage of UNESCO.

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