Borša Castle was built after the Tatar invasion (13th century) by the king Belo IV. Its history is not known very good, we only know, that castle was owned by many families (Perin, Polonyi, Lorantffy, Rakoczi and others). The most well-known owner was Francis II Rákóczi, the leader of the Hungarian uprising against the Habsburgs in 1703-11. At the end of 16th or the beginning of 17th century was on its place built so-called 'hradný kaštieľ' (which can be translated like castle-like mansion-house).

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Kaštieľska, Borsa, Slovakia
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Founded: 13th century
Category: Castles and fortifications in Slovakia

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Gábor Channel (2 months ago)
Nagyon szép volt. Sohasem felejtem el örök élmény marad.
Jozef Janitor (8 months ago)
The place is being renovated but once completed, it could be a nice historical attraction.
Juraj Blichar (9 months ago)
It's closed because of reconstruction. Looks nice.
Peter Zavadak (9 months ago)
Seen just parts as there was the Days of Borsa festival going on (btw nice event).
Vlado Kocurek (11 months ago)
Ok
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