Source: visitbratislava.com June 23, 2018 - June 30, 2018
We shall commemorate the glourious past of Bratislava this year with a series of events, lasting from 10 to 17 June 2017. Together with Austria and Hungary, Bratislava will take part in celebrating the 300th anniversary of the birth of Maria Theresa, one of the most famous people in the history, who was crowned in Bratislava in 1741.
Under the auspices of the Municipality of the Capital City of Bratislava, and in cooperation with municipal institutions Bratislava Culture and Information Center (BKIS), Bratislava Tourist Board, Bratislava City Gallery, Bratislava City Museum, The Bratislava City Library, Bratislava City Archive, the city of Bratislava prepares varied programme of different genres for diverse audiences with the coronation theme.
Residents and visitors to the city will be able to enjoy the coronation atmosphere through cultural events, theater performances, concerts of sacred music, worship, period music and games.
Those interested in finding out more about the history of the coronation will be able to receive regular guided tours in English, German and Hungarian organized by the Bratislava Tourist Board’s Tourist Information Center. The route will tour the most important sites associated with the ceremony of coronation of Hungarian rulers and their wives. It will also be the opportunity to learn more about the places associated with the reign of Maria Theresa during which Bratislava went through an unprecedented economic and cultural boom. Furthermore, you will be able participate in an encryption game replicating the coronation route during which the participants move from task to task with the use of QR codes.
Other events in Bratislava
Source: visitbratislava.com April 01, 2018 - April 30, 2018
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Source: visitbratislava.com April 07, 2018 - April 08, 2018
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Source: visitbratislava.com April 12, 2018 - April 13, 2018
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