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Trnava Town

Trnava, Slovakia

Trnava is one of the oldest and most important  cities in Slovakia. It is a natural centre of  lower Považie, the seat of the Trnava district and Trnava Self-Governing region.  With the population of 65 000 inhabitants it is the seventh biggest city in Slovakia.

It is situated on the fringe of the West Slovak lowland only 50 km far from Bratislava, the capital of the Slovak Republic. The total area of the city is 71,5 km2. The city is crossed by a highway and the main railway corridor connecting the west and east of the country. The distance to a significant European city, Vienna, is 95 km.

The city of Trnava plays important role of the secondary core of the so-called Central European Region. The Central European Region is a part of the European production triangle Paris – Berlin – Vienna that creates the base of the European economy with:

the highest energetic power

the highest production of industry

the highest production of agriculture (per 1 ha of land)

the highest consumption per capita in Europe

the best quality of social and technical infrastructure

the most modern technologies in the world and Europe

high developed transport

Historical monuments

1. The Town Tower

2. The Holy Trinity Sculptural Group

3. St. Anna Church – Church of the Ursulines

4. St. John the Baptist Cathedral

5. The Theological and Philosophical Faculties

6. The Medical Faculty

7. St. Adalbert Seminary – Adalbertinum

8. The General Seminary – Rubrorum

9. The Seminary of Virgin Mary – Marianum

10. Aristocratic Seminary (Convictus Nobilium)

11. St. Stephen Seminary – Stephaneum

12. The House of Music

13. St. Nicholas Basilica

14. Oláh’s Seminary

15. The Town Fortification

16. The Sculptural Group of St. Joseph

17. The Archiepiscopal Mansion

18. The synagogues

19. St. Joseph Church – Church of the Paulists

20. Church of the Assumption – Church of the Clarists

21. St. Helen Church

22. The Evangelical-Augsburg Church

23. The Town Hall

24. The Theatre

25. St. Jacob Church – Franciscan Church

26. The Church of the Holiest Trinity – Jesuit church

27. Koppel’s Family Mansion



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