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Slovenia-00421 - Maribor castle

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Maribor castle is in the north-eastern edge of the Castle square and was built between 1478 - 1483 under the order of Friderich III. It's architecture is a mixture of Renaissance (the bastion 1556-1562) and Baroque (the Loretan Chapel 1655-1675, the Knights' Hall from 1670 and the Rococo staircase from 1750).


St. Florian, patron of firefighters is on the pedestal.

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Taken on June 4, 2013