Spiš MuseumSpiš Museum
from 4. 8. 2015 to 31. 3. 2016
Exposition of torture instruments
The new project of Bojnice castle shows breathtaking view of torture and inquisitorial practices. Remarkable exposition of torture instruments which were used by inquisition all over the Europe brings a lot of rare exhibits from different parts of the world. More than two hundred of perfect replicas and original machines, instruments and equipments from different historical period, bring visitors back to the period of persecution and torture.
Visitors can see Spanish boot, pillory, fork of heretics and raging bull whose the first victim was his own inventor, from the 5th of December 2014 in exhibition areas of the west part of Bojnice castle during museum opening hours. "Exposition of torture instruments" will also continue in 2015 and it will culminate during the International Festival of Spirits and Ghosts when visitors can be looking forward to extraordinary accompanying programs.
Expozition of torture is open to 31. 3. 2016.
Adults 3,00 €
Children from 10 years 3,00 €
Children to 10 years accompanied by an adult 0,00 €
Children from 6 years to 10 years - school grup 2,00 €