This contemporary building, which replicates an inverted pyramid was built in 1983. This hall provides excellent acoustics and hosts many professional music groups. The Radio Hall is the home of the Symphony Orchestra of the Slovak Radio and the Children Choir of the Slovak Radio.
Bojnice Castle is Slovakia’s best-known fairy-tale castle, frequently used as a film set and a wedding venue. The first written record of its existence dates from 1113, though today’s neo-Gothic remodeling dates from the early 20th century. The castle park is home to a zoological garden. Choral and chamber concerts are regularly held in the castle’s historic Hunyadi Hall.
Philharmonic Hall (Dom umenia)
The so-called House of Arts was inaugurated in 1968, when the Košice State Philharmonic was founded. The building incorporates a former synagogue, now the main concert hall with 700 seats, a fine 3-manual organ and Bösendorfer and Steinway pianos.
Banská Bystrica , Slovakia
The “House of the Workers,” now a national cultural heritage monument, is located in the attractive university town of Banská Bystrica. It was built in 1924 as a cultural and community centre and was completely renovated and reopened in 2015. It once again serves as a centre of cultural life, and visiting groups are warmly welcomed there.
Cathedral of St. Elisabeth
The centre of Košice is dominated by the monumental gothic Cathedral of St Elisabeth, which is the largest church in all Slovakia, with a capacity of 5000. It is also the easternmost gothic cathedral of the western type in Europe. Slovakia’s second city, Košice, was proclaimed European Capital of Culture in 2013.
Trenčianske Teplice , Slovakia
The famous spa town of Trenčianské Teplice with its hot mineral springs is an important cultural center. The town‘s Music Summer is the oldest international festival of chamber music in Central Europe. Dvorana Hall is part of the unique spa building of 1892 located in the park. Visiting ensembles have a great opportunity to publicize their evening concert by giving an impromptu performance on the town’s main square.
St. Nicholas's Church
Trnava is called “Little Rome” because of the large number of churches in the town. The most important of these is the impressive gothic Basilica of St Nicholas, which is famous for its international festival of organ music, but choirs can sing there too!
St. James's Church
The historical town of Levoča is a true cultural and historic jewel, possessing numerous architectural monuments linked with the town’s glorious past. The 14th century Church of St. James towers above the market square. It is a basilica with three naves, and is noted for having the tallest gothic altar in the world.
The picturesque town of Skalica on the border with the Czech Republic tempts visitors with its famous trdelník pie, excellent local wines, historic buildings and the beauty of the surrounding countryside. The town’s Jesuit church has been reconstructed as a concert hall. Visiting orchestras, including the Slovak Philharmonic, draw an enthusiastic audience.