Pustý Hrad, an historical citadel above the city of Zvolen, just lately witnessed the re-eanactment of a royal marriage ceremony that initially came about on the website in 1247. Guests to the citadel compound have been handled to demonstrations of life within the Center Ages, battles and a number of other accompanying actions.
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“Now we have been re-enacting this royal marriage ceremony for 3 years now. This time we additionally added one thing new, particularly the conquest of the citadel. Guests may additionally spend the night time in experiential interval tents,” Jiří Pěč, director of the Regional Tourism Group of Central Slovakia, advised the TASR newswire.
One other occasion at Pustý Hrad citadel is deliberate for early September. It should comprise historic scenes, music and an uncovering of the secrets and techniques of the citadel by archaeological specialists, regional daily My Zvolen reported. The ‘Hike to Pustý Hrad’ will mark its thirtieth anniversary on Saturday, September 3.
Extra occasions on the citadel
This system will begin at 10 a.m. with the standard greeting of contributors within the Historical past Cycle Journey.
“Guests will probably be delighted by a efficiency of fencing, by the theatre group By way of Historica and the favored falconers of St. Bavona – and the Slovak people and nation legend Bukasový masív will handle the musical expertise,” defined Branislav Mikšík from the press division of town workplace.
This system will probably be complemented by accompanying actions, amongst others a photograph exhibition about Pustý Hrad, ‘Fortress dug from the rubble’, which brings to mild 30 years of archaeological analysis and historic restoration of the citadel, in addition to an exhibition of this 12 months’s most stunning archaeological finds, historic archery and coin minting. Varied actions additionally await kids who go to.
The present season of archaeological analysis at Pustý Hrad is concentrated on the reconstruction of the principle gate on the Higher Fortress.
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