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Nice being renovated

Nice castle, situated in the Zrinski park not far from the center of the town. It was built in the... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Bea B
This is better known as Zrinski Old Town

Surrounded by parkland has a classic middle European Baroque look and the home of the Zrinski... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
Michael O
Lichfield, United Kingdom
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Cakovec, Croatia
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Reviewed 1 September 2014

I have been visiting Cakovec now for almost ten years. I first visited in 2005 and will keep going there every year, after all, my fiance lives there. Every year the town gets nicer to me, I prefer to live in a small, well-knit close...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Luckily the castle is being renovated at this time but it still allows visitors . SInce the castle has been built on the lake that has dried out since long time ago in order to save the castle the renovation is in order. There is...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018

Nice castle, situated in the Zrinski park not far from the center of the town. It was built in the 13th century

Thank Bea B
Reviewed 18 April 2018

In the very center of Čakovec there is a park and in that park there is a little castle. Because of trees in park, castle is not very visible from outside of park. Castle is not big, Inside is located Museum of Čakovec. Overall, nice...More

Thank 649alens
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Nice little castle in the middle of a nice park, but really not much to see there. Maybe because we were there during Easter, nothing was opened, so we ended up spending around 10 minutes there. The good point was that we were the only...More

Thank Marsonia
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We did not do our research properly, but no need, in general, you can have all the info there. Very clean with very polite people. Love the area as well.

Thank Torrentes69
Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Not very Interesting place where can see how live people in medium century. Castle not in good condition but have potential...

Thank Predrag M
Reviewed 17 October 2017

The castle was home of the Zrinski (hungarian Zrinyi) family, one of the most remarkable and significant strategist of the fights against the Turkish conquest. Members of the family were greatest heroes of Hungarian history. There was no guided tour.

Thank hendelhendel
Reviewed 28 May 2017

Old castle in Cakovec is interesting and beautiful location in center of town, located in nice park (as every castle).

Thank Igor158
Reviewed 11 April 2017

In the middle of the park, old beauty is there for people who can hear silent whispers of ancient walls.

Thank mihajla
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Surrounded by parkland has a classic middle European Baroque look and the home of the Zrinski family for generations. The last feudal lord Count Festetic left in 1923 and the palace was damaged during World War 2. The museum opened in 1954 and will tell...More

1  Thank Michael O
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