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Water mills in the valley Kvačianska dolina

Technical Herritage

Experts classify water mills in the valley Kvačianska dolina among the mountain type of mills. They stand in what is often referred to as a most beautiful Slovak valleys, in the mountain range Chočské vrchy. This is one of the last surviving monuments of its kind and in its natural environment.

The mills stand in the upper part of the valley Kvačianska dolina. The place is called Oblazy and it is next to the confluence of brooks Hutianka and Borovianka. Both mills are from the first half of the 19th century when they stood next to an important road. The road communicated the regions Liptov and Orava with Poland. In 1936 one of the mills was adapted into a saw mill. Its later owners abandoned it. Enthusiastic members of the Slovak Union of Conservationists and those of the movement Strom reconstructed it.

The upper mill consists of three parts, and stands on stone masonry. It operated by means of the wheel driven by upper race water. The mill belonged to the village Sviniarky.

The village Veľké Borové owned the lower mill. In 1931 František Brunčiak of Kvačany bought it. The mill had two wheels and one of them drives the saw mill. It has been thoroughly reconstructed.

The mills are on the instructive path running between the valleys Prosiecka and Kvačianska.

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Prosiecka and Kvačianska valleys (Chočské vrchy Mts.)

Prosiecka and Kvačianska valleys (Chočské vrchy Mts.)

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Entertainment center- Paradox

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Aqua-Vital Park Lúčky

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Spa Lúčky

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Havránok

Havránok

The unique archaeological park Havránok is situated next to the dam Liptovská Mara. It is a magical place and the visit of this Park maybe a great experience.

Zuberec - gothic wooden church of St Elizabeth

Zuberec - gothic wooden church of St Elizabeth

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Museum of the Orava Village

Museum of the Orava Village

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The smelting plant Františkova huta

The smelting plant Františkova huta

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Podbiel

Podbiel

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Gallery of Illusion

Gallery of Illusion

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Janko Kráľ Museum in Liptovský Mikuláš

Janko Kráľ Museum in Liptovský Mikuláš

The building that houses the museum is one of the most distinctive buildings of the square in the town of Liptovský Mikuláš. It has several names - the County House (Stoličný House), the Illešházy Manor House and the Seliga's House. It features a triple arch that is unusual for the town and stands out from the rest of the buildings on the square's western side.

Events Around

KALIGRAFIA = KRASOPIS

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MIKULÁŠSKE LETO JÚL 2020

JÚL 2020 - aj tento rok Vás Mikulášske leto baví svojim bohatým programom.Pripravený je bohatý program v rámci mesta Liptovský Mikuláš, ktorý ponúka koncerty, divadelné predstavenia, výstavy a iné novinky. Nedeľné rozprávky pre deti a stredy plné hudby pre dospelých.Užite si leto v Liptovskom Mikuláši.

PRAVIDELNÉ PREHLIADKY – LIPTOVSKÝ MIKULÁŠ

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NIGHTRUN Liptovský Mikuláš

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MUŽSKÉ ODDELENIE – Radošinské naivné divadlo

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19.00, jedna z najväčších hviezd česko-slovenskej hudobnej scény, poteší svojich priaznivcov galakoncertom, v ktorom odznejú jej najväčšie hity !!! Hosť Petr Rezek BOOM!BAND Jiřího Dvořáka. Vstupné : 25 € - predpredaj vstupeniek v Informačnom centre.

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