Get in touch with us

We will be happy to answer your telephone inquiries from 9:00 to 16:00 on weekdays.

You can also contact us by email at touristinfo@visitbratislava.com.

We will be happy to welcome you also in person at the Tourist Information Center during the opening hours:
Monday – Friday: 09:00 – 16:00
Saturday: 10:00 – 15:00
Sunday: closed

Bratislava Tourist Board members offer

Over the entire weekend you will be able to visit museums and galleries in the City of Bratislava at no charge, enjoy a pleasant day in the Bratislava Zoo with commented animal feeding and educational activities or ride historic trolleybuses.

BRATISLAVA CITY LIBRARY

Open Day at the Bratislava City Library
April 24, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at branches:
Fiction and Foreign Languages Section, Laurinská 5
Professional Literature Department, Klariská 16
Young Readers’ Section, Kapucínska 3
Music and Arts Department, Kapucínska 1

Coffee with the Library Director
April 23 – 24, 10:00 a.m. to 12 p.m., 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Music and Arts Department, Kapucínska 1
Tomáš Štefek, the director of the library, will be available in person, ready to meet, establish cooperation, listen to the wishes, suggestions and complaints of anyone who is not indifferent to what is happening in the library

Guided historical tours
April 23 – 24, 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Young Readers’ Section, Kapucínska 3
Discover the nooks and crannies of the building of the Department of Literature for Children and Youth at Kapucinska Street. You will visit the premises of the library to find out how the libraries worked in the past. You will learn something about the history and inhabitants of the building as well as the history of its surroundings. There is no need to be tied to a specific time, tours will be held continuously on request for groups and individuals

Guide dog training demonstrations
April 23, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Library Courtyard, Klariská 16
What do dogs have to learn to be reliable helpers for blind people?

Slamming improvisations
April 23, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Young Readers’ Section, Kapucínska 3
A slam performance for one spectator. Improvised poetry between two eyes has its power in contact between the artist and the viewer. This almost intimate space allows for a truly human contact from heart to heart, which is so necessary especially at this time. The spectator enters a dedicated area, in which only he and the slammer are located. Slammer intuitively improvises a very short text addressed to the unknown, creating a unique interaction based on feeling and judgement. Meetings take place by chance on the premises of the library

Workshop: Create a tassel of a book from recycled paper
April 23, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Young Readers’ Section, Kapucínska 3
Workshop afternoon for kids (and adults) will offer all you ned to produce a tassel of a book from recycled paper. At any time from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. you can stop by the Young Readers’ Section and get started with the work. Special recycled papers, letter stamps, paints and dyes will be prepared for you. The event is suitable for children, but also for adults

Open Day at the Bratislava City Library
April 24, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at branches:
Young Readers’ Section, Kapucínska 3
Music and Arts Department, Kapucínska 1

Workshop: Create a paper that grows
April 24, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Young Readers’ Section, Kapucínska 3
Workshop afternoon for kids (and adults) will offer all neccessary to produce a growing paper full of seeds. At any time from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. you can stop by the Young Readers’ Section and get started with the work. Special recycled papers and various seeds will be prepared for you. The event is suitable for children, but also for adults

 

BRATISLAVA CITY GALLERY

Take a photo with an old Pressburg family
April 22 – 24, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Pálffy Palace, Panská 19
Entry: free
Come to the exhibition to take a portrait with the famous Pressburg family. Take the whole family to the Palace of Pállfy and meet Philip, Anna Barbara and their nine children

Clothed in silk
April 23, 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Pállfy Palace courtyard, Panská 19
The Scherzs really dressed up for their portrait together. After all, they were among the respected families in Pressburg, as Bratislava used to be called. Try how soft velvet or damask can be and design your own fabric design for a dress. Come to the courtyard of the Pálffy Palace anytime between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. and the lecturers will attend to you

Horns in the corner
April 22 – 24, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Mirbach Palace, Františkánske námestie 11
New visitors from the animal kingdom appeared in the gallery. Take part in the search for halls, corridors, staircases, corners and find all buried ungulates, beasts, monkeys, reptiles or birds. For a reward you will receive a jigsaw puzzle, a suitable home for your “catches”

Restorer’s tour to exhibition “The Scherzs. Restoration of a family portrait”
April 23 – 24, 4 p.m.
Pálff Palace, Panská 19
A restorer from the BCG expert team will take you through the long-awaited exhibition. Explore new discoveries from the process of the second largest family portrait restoration in the BCG collection

 

BRATISLAVA CITY MUSEUM

Free enry to Bratislava City Museum venues
April 23 – 24, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Last entry at 5:30 p.m.
Devín Castle requires €2 admission; guided tours every hour are included

OLD TOWN HALL

Timber of the Old Town Hall tower
April 23 – 24, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Access to the timber of the Old Town Hall tower, where the clock machine and the bell are located.
Capacity is limited to 4 persons, reservation required: https://goout.net/sk/muzeum-mesta-bratislavy/vzgckd/

Access to the Old Town Hall dungeon
April 23 – 24, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
An exceptional opportunity to visit the Old Town Hall, which is usually inaccessible to the public

Workshop: Sealant and seal
April 23 – 24, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Exhibition Hall of the Old Town Hall
Open workshops not only for children on the topic of sealers and seals

Workshop: Writing your own deed
April 23 – 24, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Exhibition Hall of the Old Town Hall
Open workshops not only for children on the subject of how documents were once written

JANKO JESENSKÝ MUSEUM

Gerulata on the borders of the Roman Empire
Antic Gerulata, Gerulatská 7, UNESCO locality
April 24, 3 p.m.
Guided tour of the ancient Gerulata with archaeologist Louis Mathédesz, who will present a new exhibition of Gerulata on the borders of the Roman Empire. Capacity limited to 15 persons

 

BRATISLAVA ZOO

Guided tour of the ZOO
April 23 – 24, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
You will be introduced to the animals up close and the staff will guide you through a part of the zoo. Accompanying is an experience for everyone who wants to learn more about the functioning of the zoo and about our animals. The tour will end with commented feeding provided by the breeders

Exhibition of Zoological Preparations
April 23 – 24, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Rhinoceros encounter
The team of zoologists has prepared for you interesting preparations of rare animals and veterinary aids. Can you guess which egg belongs to which bird?

Heavy Technique Exhibition
April 23 – 24, during ZOO opening hours
Meeting over the horse paddock (towards the rhinoceros)
The ZOO Economic Administration will present its machines, which are used for maintenance of the area, but also for demanding works in the field. In particular, tractors will please many a little visitors

Educational island and children’s workshops
April 23 – 24, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Meeting by the gazebo next to the Plameniak quick-lunch
Children will be able to try out their own fine motor skills. They will use various techniques to create figures from the animal kingdom

Babena Children’s Theatre
April 23 – 24, 3 p.m.
Playground near flamingos
You will visit the miraculous world of animals and with the help of children we will teach messy cats what is good and what is bad

Cynologists
April 23 – 24, 10:30 a.m.
Above the playground near flamingos
Bratislava Municipal Police officers who work with their four-legged partners will show you what they can do in the field