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You cannot enter from the street, however there is an entrance door. First you go to the Rakoczi... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
anita b
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Budapest, Hungary
A historical look back on early Kosice…plus a few torture implements

Visiting a relative of my wife, she was showing us around. She had never visited this place. It is... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2018
Curtis S
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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Reviewed 29 August 2018

You cannot enter from the street, however there is an entrance door. First you go to the Rakoczi Memorial house and the you an access the prison. Video introduction and then you can walk around. Really interesting. Ticket 2 EUR, or 4 EUR if you...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018

Visiting a relative of my wife, she was showing us around. She had never visited this place. It is a local history museum that looks back at the origins of Kosice and how things have changed moving to the present. There are several subterranean chambers,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

It was open on Sunday, and glad it was. Only 2 Euro to enter, great video introduction. Wish the displays were in English too, but it was interesting to try to imagine what life was like in the prison for the damned and the executioner...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

You pay at the Building labelled Box Office. You are then taken to the ground floor of the prison, where you sit and watch an excellent video which enables you to understand the fascinating array of buildings in the complex. You then take yourself around...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

Much bigger than we thought it would be. An informative video to start with followed by a hand held device gave us loads of information about the prison and its history. A little gruesome at times but that's all part of the understanding what it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We visited this little museum with our kids. You have to find the lady that you pay the ticket and leads you there. We show the starting of the long video when we entered the museum and we understood the history of the city. Our...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Citrates in the historical centrum, small building, apparently there where not so many criminals that time. As this building is in the total centrum nearby a very nice church,it's worth to go visit. Nice wine bar nearby.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Miklus Prison is a very authentic remnant of the past as it has survived time without too many steuctural changes. At the beginning there is an informative video that illustrates the build up of Kosice's defences over time and the significance of the museum building...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

This is an excellent way to pass an hour in kosice ,we had our own personal guide as the prison was being used for filming . It only cost 2 € each including a hand held translator

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed 2 March 2017

Me and my girlfriend went to Mikluš Prison on a usual February day. The entrance is a bit odd and not obvious, but once you enter, a very nice lady tells you everything necessary. However, in Slovak! We speak Russian, so it was possible to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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