Museum of the Slovak National Uprising (MSNU)
975 59, Banská Bystrica
+421-48-412 32 58
+421-48-245 11 24
The Museum of the SNU, based in the SNU Memorial Building in Banska Bystrica, has a relevance across the whole nation and holds 66 956 pieces in its museum collection and almost 140 000 pieces in its archives. The Memorial of SNU is currently one of the most significant memorial sites in Slovakia and Europe alike, reminiscent of the WW2 era and the Slovak National Uprising. The Museum of the SNU is the authorized guarrantee of the Slovak national exposition in the Auschwitz-Birkenau museum in Poland and within Slovakia; it administers expositions in Kaliste, in Nemecka and in Tokajik. The Educational Centre of the MSNU is an accredited site for education, science and research and methodology; of local, regional and national importance.
Within the scope of the Digital Museum project and during the finalization of its national infrastructure building, the MSNU has built a separate Digitalization Centre, which consists of methodologically-technological workspace, a conservational workspace and a digitalization workspace.