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Amazing view from above on the city and surroundings

A great view just above the roofs on to the old part and city center. Beautiful surroundings with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Safari672659
Nearly unknown

Maribor has one of the best attractions in the middle of the city. It is Bell tower and little... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2018
Miha P
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Maribor, Slovenia
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1 week ago
“Amazing view from above on the city and surroundings”
18 Aug 2018
“Nearly unknown”
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The cathedral bell tower has In the bell tower a fire watch was organized until 1933. There was a little apartment at the top of the tower. The ECOC has in 2012, together with the Maribor Regional Museum, set up a museum collection ''The Guardroom...more
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Slomskov trg, Maribor 2000, Slovenia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great view just above the roofs on to the old part and city center. Beautiful surroundings with hills and Pohorje mountain. A camera or mobile phone is must. For some people could be 160 stairs an obstacle. A woman was last fire-watcher until 1933....More

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Reviewed 18 August 2018

Maribor has one of the best attractions in the middle of the city. It is Bell tower and little museum of watch station on the top of it. It is open in the main season. You need to climb up over 160 steps. On the...More

1  Thank Miha P
Reviewed 11 August 2018

In medieval days Maribor Cathedral Bell Tower was used as a fire observation platform (protection against devastating fires). It is accessible only if you have healthy lungs (over 150 steps) but the view is worth it. On the top there is a small museum and...More

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Learn the history of the watch-woman while visiting her flat atop of the Bell Tower. Enjoy the view catching a breeze and make a wish by ringing the bell on the top.

Thank TatjanaR164
Reviewed 21 October 2016

The cathedral and tower rise up over the town and are well with a visit. Remarkably well kept and maintained.

Thank kdgarlipp
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

As we wisit a lot of things when abroad, it would be rude not to do so in your own town. The entrence was free, and the climb was not hard at all. The stairs are quite narrow, but that is to be expected -...More

1  Thank Marko M
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Church tower with small apartment for fireman, who observed town and raised alarm when spotted smoke or fire. Really interesting! Great view.

Thank Danilcek
Reviewed 28 March 2016

The uniqueness of this cathedral is visited by Pope John Paul II. The cathedral is located near the main building of the University of Maribor and the opera. There you can enjoy the architecture of whether to visit a small lookout at the top of...More

Thank divitias
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Maribor Cathedral Bell Tower is really worth seeing. From the top of the tower you can enjoy a beautiful view of the city (outside) and take a look at very interesting museum collection (inside). They also provide you with a small brochure in which you...More

Thank Hotel_Bau
Reviewed 19 September 2015

Cheap entry fee for viewing a real hidden gem of the city. On the top of the tower you have a great view of the city. Even 100 years ago the view was still used as a observatory post to inform people about fires. The...More

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