Attractions

Museum in Bardejov

Šariš Museum

The main branch of Bardejov's Šariš Museum (the other is the Icon Exposition) is within a pretty Renaissance building on the main square. The ground floor exhibits pottery and crafts from the 15th to 18th century, a…
Museum in Bardejov

Icon Exposition

Slovakia’s largest collection of icons can be found at the southern end of Bardejov’s main square. The religious artwork in this well-presented collection, spread across two floors, ranges from intricate sculptures …
Church in Bardejov

Basilica of St Egídius

This 15th-century three-nave basilica, formerly a Cistercian monastery, is the jewel of Bardejov’s main square. Inside are 11 Gothic altarpieces, crafted between 1400 and 1520, each with thorough explanation in Engl…
Church in Bardejov

Hervartov Church

Resembling a pointed witch's hat, this fascinating little wooden church can be found in Hervartov village, 7km southwest of central Bardejov. Entry times are fluid, but phone numbers are posted on the door for you t…
Ruins in Bardejov

Old City Walls

Follow Na hradbách, which branches from the main square's northeastern corner, to take a stroll around Bardejov’s old city walls. Ruins include the lower gate and barbican of a 14- to 15th-century circular fortifica…
Synagogue in Bardejov

Old Synagogue

Bardejov's 3000-strong Jewish community, one-third of the town's population, was deported to concentration camps during WWII. A restoration project is returning the lustre of this 18th-century synagogue, the focal p…