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City Museum of Ljubljana

Gosposka ulica 15, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 241 25 00
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Just great...

Spent a happy 2~3 hours here (a good 20 minutes playing with the mechanical ball moving device... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Helen W
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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Wonderful museum and great Architecture

If you are looking for a nice museum telling about the history of Ljubljana and Slovenia this is... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
bothilde07
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Bredsten, Denmark
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Gosposka ulica 15, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a happy 2~3 hours here (a good 20 minutes playing with the mechanical ball moving device ~ designed for children ~ on the top floor). Info on ancient finds, industrial times & prewar "stuff " ~ long video about Tito, but in Slovenian so...More

Thank Helen W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a nice museum telling about the history of Ljubljana and Slovenia this is the place to go. When we visited there was an exhibition of the industrial Development in Ljubljana which was very interesting. Don't forget to enjoy the museum...More

Thank bothilde07
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed this museum. It includes many fascinating artifacts dating from Roman times. Everything is well presented and described in English. We highly recommend this museum and consider it a must see attraction.

Thank ValGary2014
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The large museum has lots of interesting displays on the history of Ljubljana going back to 4500 BC. Ljubljana was a roman city for centuries and it has been a part of 10 different countries over the years. Slovenia has only been independent since 1991...More

Thank DarylJ552
Reviewed 7 May 2017

If you have time after exploring museum, you can sit in a peaceful area and have a great cup of coffee. They have coffee from all over the world and you can have it prepared in a many different ways (espresso, turkish, cold brew...)

1  Thank Ninani1000
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Don´t expect too learn all about Ljubljana. I would have liked to know a lot more about the relations between the different ethnic groups in town through the years. But nice building, well worth a visit.

Thank malin s
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We enjoyed our visit here. This gave us a good background to Slovene history and also some idea about Ljubljana itself as a city. Some good exhibits which made it worth visiting, and well laid out with plenty of room to circulate and displays in...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

I had a sneak peak whilst my conference held at the museum was on break. I checked out the first floor displays. Some decent explanations for the time periods exhibited but the displays were crowded with inadequate curation, regardless of language for some objects. I...More

Thank EndodocLondon
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Museum gives a good background into the history of Ljubiana and has a number of interesting exhibits. In the basement there is some old roman ruins and antiquities that should not be missed. It is located near the river and has narrative in English to...More

Thank ggmck186338
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Like so much in Ljubljana, the City Museum (Mestni Musej) is small and high quality. Our kids like it because of a booklet they get upon entering. They go through the museum looking for frogs, solving puzzles and interacting with mini exhibits. Going through the...More

Thank John S
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