Slovenian Museum of Natural History
National Museum of Slovenia
Housed in a building dating from 1888, highlights at this museum include a highly embossed Vače situla, a Celtic pail from the late 6th...
Museum of Modern Art
This gallery houses the very best in modern Slovenian art. Keep an eye out for works by painters Tone Kralj (Family), the expressionist...
The parliament building at the northeast corner of Trg Republike, built between 1954 and 1959 by Vinko Glanz, is no beauty-pageant...
Opera Ballet Ljubljana
Home to the Slovenian National Opera and Ballet companies, this historic neo-Renaissance theatre has been restored to its former glory...
Prešernova cesta 20 · interesting places nearby
Slovenian Museum of Natural History information
Housed in the same impressive building as the National Museum, the Natural History Museum contains the usual reassembled mammoth and whale skeletons, stuffed birds, reptiles and mammals. However, the mineral collections amassed by the philanthropic Baron Žiga Zois in the early 19th century and the display on Slovenia’s unique salamander Proteus anguinus are worth the visit.