City / Municipality: Bratislava
District: Bratislava I
Region: Region Bratislava (Bratislavský kraj)
Tourist location: Bratislava and surroundings (Bratislava a okolie)
Mountains: Little Carpathians (Malé Karpaty)
In 1990, the SNG acquired the building of Esterházy Palace in Ľudovít Štúr Square in Bratislava. It is an adjacent multi-storied building in neo-Renaissance style, built during the 1970s by architect J. Feigler, Jr. It features typical neo-Renaissance elements, alluding to the Italian High Renaissance and especially the architecture of city palaces. This grand building, with preserved staircase, balconies, windows with triangular frontons and plastic bossage, was partially rebuilt in the 1920s. The legendary café Berlinka was located on the ground floor, its premises serving as 'column ...