Historic Town of Banská Štiavnica and the Technical Monuments in its Vicinity

Town and District of Banská Štiavnica, Region of Banská Bystrica Slovakia

From UNESCO:

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Over the centuries, the town of Banská Štiavnica was visited by many outstanding engineers and scientists who contributed to its fame. The old medieval mining centre grew into a town with Renaissance palaces, 16th-century churches, elegant squares and castles. The urban centre blends into the surrounding landscape, which contains vital relics of the mining and metallurgical activities of the past.

From our members:

joneshuijs visited from 7/16/2009 to 7/16/2009.

otaniemi visited from 6/26/2008 to 6/26/2008.

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