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Attraction highlighting: Baroque church and Piarist monastery
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The first written record about the existence of Prievidza is in the document of Zoborské Abbey from 1113.
Favourable economic conditions, development of crafts and growing trade created preconditions for a trade settlement of Prievidza to develop into a town. The town´s privileges were granted to Prievidza by Queen Maria in 1383.

Bartolomej church

Points of interest, remarkables and rarities

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In Prievidza an important cultural monuments is situated - a Baroque church and Piarist monastery from the second half of 18th century. The architecture and wall paintings of this precious jewel belong to the most valuable Baroque monuments not only in Slovakia but also in Central Europe.

Prievidza and its surroundings offer opportunities for recreation, spa stays, tourism, relaxation and enjoyment in beautiful natural environment.

oltar of three Saints    Brložná jaskyňa    Piaristic church - interier

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