Turiec Cultural Centre, Martin

Turčianske kultúrne stredisko v Martine
Contact: Viera Ritomská (f) Director
Budova Turčianska knižnica v Martine, Divadelná 5, 036 01 Martin, Slovakia
421 (0) 43 413 1890, 421 (0) 43 413 2394, 421 (0) 43 413 3153, 421 (0) 903 514594
421 (0) 43 413 3866

Turiec Cultural Centre, Martin is a regional arts facility managed by Žilina Regional Government and serving the districts of Martin and Turčianske Teplice. Its aim is to create the conditions for the development of local culture, interests and artistic activities, to preserve the cultural symbols of the region and to provide cultural and educational activities for a wide range of citizens.

The Centre hosts a range of performances, film screenings, exhibitions, festivals, competitions and seasonal activities throughout the year. Its multipurpose auditorium hosts performances by touring professional theatre, music and dance groups and film screenings and is available for hire by local arts organisations. Its exhibition facilities showcase works by local painters and photographers. The centre is home to numerous folkloric dance groups also incorporates facilities for arts courses, classes and workshops.