St. Martin's Cathedral


Located between the Old Town and the Castle, St. Martin's Cathedral have seen the crowning of nearly twenty kings and queens.

The 85 m high tower of the Roman Catholic cathedral dominates Bratislava's Old Town. It is the most sacred and significant Gothic building in Slovakia's capital. It was built during the 13th and 14th centuries into the town's outer walls as part of its fortification. 

The cathedral houses a large Hungarian crown from the 19th century, wonderful sacral Baroque and Gothic artworks, altar of St. John's chapel and several crypts and catacombs.

Opening hours for visitors 

April - October
Monday - Saturday 9:00 - 11:30, 13:00 - 17:00
Sunday 13:30 - 16:00
November - March
Monday - Saturday 9:00 - 11:30, 13:00 - 16:00
Sunday 13:30 - 16:00

The Holy Masses take part regularly in the following times:

Sunday 7:45, 9:00, 10:30, 12:00, 17:00
Monday - Saturday 8:00, 12:00

The entrance to the cathedral is free.

How to get there

Cathedral lies on the Rudnayovo namestie square.

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