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Maribor - Trg svobode (Liberty Square)

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Trg Svobode (Liberty Square) is the place in Maribor, where something always is happening. There are many shows like parties, meetings, performances, fairs and many other. In the summer time you can enjoy under the sunshine, chating and coffee. In this part is the most powerful the bronze monument for the National Liberation War. It was made in the year 1975 and it is the work of the Slavko Tihec. In the monument you can see engraved imitations of the proclamations about shooting hostages, which were during the Second World War condemned to death. There was also engraved the farewell letter of the Joze Fluks. The important buildings are also the Maribor Castle, Town Savings Bank, Wine cellar Vinag and the Consulate of Croatia. The Maribor Castle was a rich feudal residence. It was built by Friderik III. to strengthen the northeastern part of the city walls. Now is there the Regional Museum Maribor. Opposite of the castle is standing the three-storeyed Neo - baroque palace of the Town Savings Bank. It was built in the year 1910. In this place was sometimes the Herzog tannery. The building is ornamented with corner cupola and two balconies. The Wine cellar Vinag is spreading out under the square. It is one of the oldest and the biggest classical wine cellars in the Europe. It has 2,5 kilometres long underground tunnels and extends over 20.000 square metres. In the wine archives they have more than 250.000 bottles of the best vintages. If you want to see the Wine cellar Vinag you have to have beforehand agreement. You can try wines in the tasting room and you can also buy them.


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Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Maribor - Trg svobode (Liberty Square)

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Maribor - Trg svobode (Liberty Square)
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Trg svobode with monument for the National Liberation War and Maribor Castle

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Trg svobode with monument for the National Liberation War and Maribor ...
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Northwest part of Trg svobode

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Northwest part of Trg svobode
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Northeast part of Maribor Castle in Maribor

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Northeast part of Maribor Castle in Maribor
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Bronze monument for the National Liberation War (author Slavko Tihec)

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Bronze monument for the National Liberation War (author Slavko Tihec)
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Faces on the monument for the National Liberation War

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Faces on the monument for the National Liberation War
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Town Savings Bank and Grajski trg in background

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Town Savings Bank and Grajski trg in background
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Town Savings Bank

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Town Savings Bank
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - East side of Trg svobode

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East side of Trg svobode
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Barrel in front of Vinag seat

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Barrel in front of Vinag seat
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Wine cellar Vinag

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Wine cellar Vinag
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - Entrance into Vinag building and wine cellar

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Entrance into Vinag building and wine cellar
Trg svobode (Liberty Square) - View of Trg svobode with Consulate of Croatia

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View of Trg svobode with Consulate of Croatia

Data

Municipality: MARIBOR (111730 population)

Settlements in the municipality:

Maribor (95171 population), Limbuš (2040), Kamnica (1638), Pekre (1517), Bresternica (1377),

Razvanje (1357), Rošpoh - del (816), Dogoše (763), Trčova (740), Zrkovci (629), Hrastje (561), Malečnik (553), Ruperče (411), Počehova (358), Jelovec (357), Laznica (315), Metava (305), Celestrina (300), Ribniško selo (292), Meljski Hrib (289), Šober (239), Vinarje (238), Gaj nad Mariborom (228), Vodole (203), Srednje (172), Pekel (170), Za Kalvarijo (157), Hrenca (144), Nebova (128), Vrhov Dol (106), Zgornji Slemen - del (78), Grušova (78)

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