South of City Park is the square named after Anton Martin Slomšek (1800–62), the Slovenian bishop and politician beatified 1999, the...
Maribor Fine Arts Gallery
The Maribor Fine Arts Gallery, southwest of Slomškov trg, has a relatively rich collection of modern works by Slovenian artists.
The very upmarket Theatre Cafe, next to the Slovenian National Theatre (enter from Slomškov trg), attracts a classy crowd.
There’s a market selling produce just north of the former Minorite monastery.
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The grand building across Slomškov Trg to the west is the University Library.