Trenčín castle castle, preserved
A castle, originated in the 10th century, later rebuilt and extended. It was damaged by fire in. Reconstruction started after 1945. In March 2003 a part of its western fortification (1100 tons) fell down.
Trenčiansky hrad, Trenčín; 1193 castrum de Trenchin, 1208 castrum Trincinensis, 1232 castrum Trencyn
On the rocky hill above Trenčín.
From the railway and the bus station Trencin:
Go through Park M. R. Štefánika and SNP square, on Mierové square turn left and via Matúšova street to the church. Then use the access road to the castle.