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The Slovak National Gallery in Bratislava temporarily closes the Esterházy Palace in Bratislava for the public due to the finalisation of the reconstruction of the gallery premices from June 4, 2022 to the beginning of September 2022. During the summer we invite you to visit our branches in Pezinok, Zvolen, Ružomberok and Strážky. We wish you a summer full of art!


Current exhibitions

Nature of Your Childhood. Flora and Fauna in Illustrations of Jindřich Krejča Nature of Your Childhood. Flora and Fauna in Illustrations of Jindřich Krejča Schaubmarov Mlyn v Pezinku, Pezinok-Cajla
Exhibition will last 96 days

Exhibition of Jindřich Krejča in the Schaubmar Mill is not a selection from a set of illustrations lent to us by his widow Anna Krejčová and his son Henrich Krejča. From the total volume, we chose originals which were used in the books Z našej prírody. Rastliny (From Our Nature. Plants, 1979), Z našej prírody. Živočíchy (From Our Nature. Animals, 1981), and Základy poľovníctva (Basics of Hunting,1988).

Fluid Territories  Maps of the Danube Region, 1650 – 1800 Fluid Territories Maps of the Danube Region, 1650 – 1800 Bratislavský hrad, Bratislava
Exhibition will last 68 days

This travelling exhibition maps the Danube Region of the 17th and 18th century through both detailed and contextual maps of the territories around the river Danube, from its source to its mouth, of its tributaries, ground plans of towns or fortresses, or plans of battles. The exhibition has been presented at several places in Germany, Romania, Hungary and after Bratislava it will be moved to Austria.

Amazing Art History with Professor Hamster Amazing Art History with Professor Hamster Esterházyho palác, Bratislava
Permanent exposition

The mission of the experimental expositions is to present further content along with the collections in a wider cultural context and to provide a space for cultural experiments.

The Kornel and Naďa Földvári Library The Kornel and Naďa Földvári Library Esterházyho palác, Bratislava
Permanent exposition

The Kornel and Naďa Földvári Library is a project dedicated to Slovak writer, satirist, art and literary critic, book collector and translator, Kornel Földvári. Preparations started together with Peter Krištúfek, writer and director, who for a long time has searched for a method of preserving Földvári's large collection of books.


Upcoming exhibitions

Antimuseum of J.K. Antimuseum of J.K.
Esterházyho palác, Bratislava
Exhibition starts in 71 days

Thanks to a comprehensive monographic exposition of Július Koller you will get to know the personality and work of one of our most famous conceptual artists, whose name has been resounding abroad as well. The exposition has come into being by moving the private collection of Koller′s works from the Antimuseum of J.K. residing on Zámočnícka Street in Bratislava to the premises of the Slovak National Gallery. Now, the best from the original museum, together with exhibits, will find its home in three rooms of the 1st floor of the Esterhazy Palace under the original name Antimuseum of J.K. The new installation will be completed by author′s works from the SNG Fund.



We are opening the SNG to people fleeing the war in Ukraine

At SNG, we are looking for different ways to help people fleeing the war in Ukraine by visiting our gallery, taking part in creative activities or community building. If you know Ukrainians who would find this information useful, we would be happy for you to share them.

International Certificate for SNG as Home of 21st Century Education

Educational activities of the Slovak National Gallery are gaining acknowledgement even at international level. SNG as one of the pilot institutions has received a certificate from the organisation Hands On! devoted to the position of children in museum institutions.

Slow Down with Slow Art Day 2021

Ľudovít Fulla Gallery has joined the international event Slow Art Day, the principle of which is an inclusive perception of one selected artwork. Look at art different way with Fulla and his painting Dream at the Shieling.


SNG in the media

News digest: National Gallery prepares for its big move
28. january 2022
„The Slovak National Gallery (SNG) is gearing up to move into its newly reconstructed premises on the Danube embankment in Bratislava. Construction work is expected to be completed in the summer; the plan is to open the new premises, but without exhibitions, later in the year.“
Paintings as a universal ambassador. A new art mosaic book tells the story of Slovakia
14. december 2021
„Foreign Minister Ivan Korčok's idea of cultural diplomacy has materialised in a book of visual art from the national gallery's collections.“

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