Staré Mesto (Bratislava)

coat of arms map
Wappen von Staré Mesto Staré Mesto in der Slowakei
base data quarter Staré Mesto
Kraj (landscape federation): Bratislavský kraj
Okres (district):

Bratislava I

surface: 9.59 km ²
inhabitants: 47.165 (2004)
population density: 4913 inhabitants for each km ²
height: 131 m and. NN
postal zip code: 814 XX
preselection: 0 2
geographical situation: 48° 09 ' n. Br,
17° 07 ' o. L.
Kfz characteristic: BA< /code>, BL
municipality code number: 582000
arrangement quarter area: -
Address municipal office: Miestny úrad Bratislava Staré Mesto
Vajanského nábrežie 3
81421 Bratislava
official Website:
E-Mail address:
mayor: Peter Čiernik

the Bratislavaer old part of town (also press citizen old part of town, slowakisch Staré Mesto, Hungarian Pozsony Óváros) covers the historical core of the slowakischen capital Bratislava as well as some adjacent areas.

Most objects of interest of the city as well as many mechanisms of the slowakischen government and administration as well as the city administration are here and the historical town centre are to a large extent still received.

View of the castle of the Bratislavaer old part of town
old city hall at the main place


the western part of the area is rather hilly and is characterized by the Slavín - monument, the Horský park (literal “mountain [iger] park”), many free standing houses of wealthy inhabitant as well as many message messuages. The hilly area ends in the south at the Danube, most important dominant factor is the castle Bratislava, directly at the Danube is here also a monument for the rabbi Moses writer (also Moses Sofer, Chatam Sófer) stands. In the west the area is limited by the strongly driven on motorway Prague Budapest.

The eastern part actually represents those to interior and old part of town. Remarkable buildings and places like for example the palace Grassalkovich, old persons the city hall at the main place, the March in cathedral, the Michaelertor, the Primatialpalais, the Comenius university, the main station, (old and new) Slowaki national theatres, the new Danube bridge, the main place (Hlavné námestie), the place of the Slowaki national rebellion (Námestie SNP, in former times market place/republic place), the Hviezdoslav place (Hviezdoslavovo námestie), the Kamenné námestie (literal “stone place”), the Obchodná ulica (in former times: Beautiful village first race; a shopping street) and many other old churches and palaces.



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