Knights at Devin Castle - July 2017 

2.7.2017, Bratislava, Devin Castle

First Sunday of July – July 2, 2017 – We will gladly welcome you again at castle Devin. This time we will bring you the age of Thirty Years' War and time, when our predecessors heroically defended old Hungarian Empire against Turkish invasion.

 

  • 10.00 – opening of the castle Devin for public
  • 11.00 – opening ceremony – Janissary unit exhibition
  • 12.00 – Abdank – humorous fencing performance about musketeers in time of peace 
  • 13.00 – Oriental dance performance
  • 14.00 – Heroes of Battles against Turks – performance full of fencing, stunt action and remembrances of real persons that defended land of Austrian-Hungarian empire against Turks
  • 15.00 – About Horribly Beautiful Princess – merry marionette spectacle
  • 16.00 – historical jester Fjodor, that has many fans amongst young and old ones
  • 16.45 – Drums and Bugles – insight into the Thirty Years' War period, introduction of units of musketeers and pikemen, exhibition of mounted skills, great clash of foot armies, combats of both horsemen and footmen
  • 18.30 – closing ceremony
  • 19.00 – closing of the castle gates 
  • During the whole day, real or wooden horse ride are available, as well as stands of craftsmen, historical torture chamber or shooting yard, stands with refreshments or tea tent and of course, the whole castle Devin. We also bring to your attention, that upper part of the castle is now open to the public, so you might enjoy the sheer size of the castle view nearly as a bird might see it.
  • We also warn distinguished guests that it is forbidden to bring dogs into the whole castle area, with the exception of guide dogs accompanying partially sighted and blind visitors.
  • Note - admission fee is to be paid in cash only, as well as purchase of refereshments or craftsmen' products in the castle area. 
  • Admission fee:
    • ♠ basic (adult) – 8€
    • ♠ discount (children etc.) – 4€
    • ♠ family – 13€

 

Gallery
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Nástup janičiarov.

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Salva z pušiek - janičiarok.

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Šermiarska zdatnosť tureckých bojovníkov.

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Aj deti sa mohli vyšantiť :)

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Razba mincí.

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Salva mušketierov v predstavení Abdank.

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Súboj s rapírmi a dýkami.

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A ani pána veliteľa neobišli staré dlhy.

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Keď si mušketier robí dobrý deň zo svojich...

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Pozdrav na záver predstavenia.

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Veselá herečka z veselého divadielka :)

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O príšerne krásnej princeznej.

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A toto je už záber z predstavenia ´Hrdinovia...

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Stret kresťanského a osmanského bojovníka.

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Len taký maličký výstrel :)

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Veru, dramatické a krvavé boli naše dejiny...

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Jeden z mnohých dojímavých príbehov.

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Peter Koza spieva ´Píseň o hradu muránském´-...

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Peter Koza s Miroslavom Eliášom - autorom...

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Veselý šaško Fjodor a jeho žonglérske...

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Jednotka mušketierov v predstavení ´Bubny a...

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Krásne zástavníčky a ich vlajkosláva.

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Stret jazdca s pešiakom.

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A ešte jeden stret jazdca - tentoraz z...

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Nástup armád na veľkú bitku s jazdou.

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Útok jazdy na pešiakov.

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Boj pikanierov znepriatelených armád.

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Trma vrma :)

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Po rozpade ucelených formácií nastal boj...

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Poslední bojujúci kým aj ich neskolí smrť.