Things to do and tourist attractions in Gemer

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Ruins of Rákoš Castle
Castle ruins
Once you decide to explore the forests around the village of Rákoš, you will undoubtedly find the ruins of the castle with the same name. Rákoš Castle used to be a magnif...
Rákoš
The first Slovak grammar school
Museums and history
The town of Revúca is a cradle of the formation of the modern Slovak nation as well as an important center of the development of the Slovak standard language in the Hodža...
Revúca
Extinct castle of Kapla
Castle ruins
In the village of Širkovce, in a very hilly terrain, there used to stand the medieval castle named Kapla also known as Širkovce Castle. It was known for many years only f...
Širkovce
Sentinel - Mining Experience Center
Museums and history
The Sentinel Adventure Center was created by the reconstruction of the buildings of Mining Museum in Rožňava. Its premises include Exposition of mining and metallurgy of ...
Rožňava
Historical exhibition of the Mining Museum
Museums and history
In the very heart of Rožňava is the historical exposition of the mining museum, which is located in the attractive building of the former Marko manufactory for the produc...
Rožňava
Late-Renaissance Watchtower
Museums and history
An inseparable dominant of the historical center of Rožňava is the late Renaissance watchtower. It was built during the Turkish threat in 1643-1654 on the site of the ori...
Rožňava
Gallery of the Mining Museum
Museums and history
On the Mining Squar, in the historical building of the burgher house from the 15th century, there is the Gallery of the Mining Museum. There are regularly held short-ter...
Rožňava
Gallery of Mining Museum
Museums and history
The gallery is housed in a burgher's house in the center of Rožňava, whose origins go back to the end of the 15th century. This house is part of a terraced building on a ...
Rožňava
Mini Archaeological Open-Air Museum
Museums and history
One of the most important archaeological sites of Kyjatice culture is located above the village of Kyjatice. The people of Kyjatice culture were characterized by the ritu...
Kyjatice
Etelka Smelting Plant
Museums and history
Etelka is the iron heart of Gemer. The blast furnace was built in 1867 by Count Emanuel Andrássy, who named it after his mother. Thanks to the steelworks, iron production...
Nižná Slaná
Gemer-Malohont Museum
Museums and history
The Gemer-Malohont Museum in Rimavská Sobota is the fifth oldest museum in Slovakia. The museum is housed in a historic building built in the Classicist style, which orig...
Rimavská Sobota
Town Gallery of Rimavská Sobota
Museums and history
The Center of Culture and Fine Arts in Rimavská Sobota has been the Municipal Gallery since 1996 as an organizational unit of the Municipal Cultural Center. The gallery h...
Rimavská Sobota
Icehouse of the Count in Vlachovo
Museums and history
On the outskirts of the village of Vlachovo, in the local forest, preserved the historically valuable area of the former Andrássy mansion with the rest of the otherwise l...
Vlachovo
Andrássy Mausoleum
Museums and history
The Andrássy Mausoleum is an extremely valuable monument of Art Nouveau architecture and sculpture. It is located in a quiet and picturesque area of Krásnohorské Podhradi...
Krásnohorské Podhradie
Andrássy's Picture Gallery
Museums and history
Andrássy's Picture Gallery in Krásnohorské Podhradie was built by Dionysus Andrássy in 1908-1909, the owner of the beautiful Krásna Hôrka estate, in order to place his va...
Krásnohorské Podhradie
Kováčová water mill
Museums and history
We invite you to a interesting tour of the water mill, which originally belonged to the Andrássy family from Krásná Hôrka. Take a look at the original equipment and see h...
Kováčová
Hussite church in Lúčka
Castle ruins
The church was built on a hill in the 13th century. Later it was fortified with stone wall and watchtower during the operation of John Jiskra of Brandýs. The church was t...
Lúčka
Muráň Castle
Castle ruins
The third highest located castle in Slovakia is situated on the Cigánka Boulder on the outskirts of the untouched nature of the Muránska Plain. What is today a castle ru...
Muráň
Kostná Valley
Museums and history
The name of Kostná Valley (The Bone Valley) is not random. It is an important locality of early Tertiary bones of tapirs, mastodons and rhinos. Kostná Valley is therefore...
Hajnáčka
Hajnáčka
Castle ruins
Hajnáčka is the name of the castle ruin at the village of the same name, which is surrounded by the beauty of Cerovská Uplands. The village originated from the settlemen...
Hajnáčka
0.1 km
Soví hrad (Owl Castle)
Castle ruins
Directly above the houses of the village of Šurice, there are the remains of the Soví hrad (Owl Castle) on the high cliff. The history of the castle is unclear. In the li...
Šurice
0.2 km
Šomoška Castle
Castle ruins
The ruins of Šomoška Castle are located about 10 km south of Fiľakovo, in the immediate vicinity of the Slovak - Hungarian state border. It is named after the Hungarian v...
Šiatorská Bukovinka
4.7 km
Turniansky Castle
Castle ruins
The ruins of the Turniansky Castle are located on the karst hill above the village of Turňa nad Bodvou. The documents state the year 1357 as the year of building the cast...
Turňa nad Bodvou
4.8 km
Kláštorisko
Castle ruins
Kláštorisko is a tourist resort in the Slovak Paradise. There are ruins of a Carthusian monastery from the 13th century. The strategic position of this space was noticed...
Letanovce
4.8 km
Turkish Bridge
Museums and history
The historical jewel of the city of Poltár is undoubtedly the local stone bridge, also called the Turkish Bridge. This material piece of history is said to have been left...
Poltár
5.5 km
Fiľakovo Castle
Museums and history

The castle is located at the top of the rock almost in the center of Fiľakovo. The first written mention of the castle is from the 13th century, where it is stated that t...

Fiľakovo
5.5 km
Bunker Tour
Museums and history
Fiľakovo was a city where people expected to be bombed because there was military production of the highest category. In addition, Fiľakovo was an important railway junct...
Fiľakovo
5.6 km
Municipal Museum of National History
Museums and history
The building of the city reduta in Fiľakovo was built at the turn of the 19th and 20th centuries. Since then, it has become a center of social and cultural events in the ...
Fiľakovo
7.6 km
Hamor in Medzev
Museums and history
The eastern Slovak town of Medzev and its close surroundings was one of the most productive areas in metal processing in the past. The tradition of ironmongery and smithe...
Medzev
8.5 km
Forestry Open Air Museum Vydrovo
Museums and history
In the picturesque surroundings of the Vydrovská Valley near Čierny Balog, the Forestry Open-Air Museum was founded, which is the only one in Slovakia. The location of t...
Čierny Balog