Mercury and lace storyA fascinating experience to discover the underground world of one of the oldest mercury mines in the world protected by UNESCO. Stroll through the halls of Idrija Castle with collections focusing on mercury mining and lace making. Admire the beautiful, spiderweb-shaped Idrija lace and the presentation on how it is made. Try it for yourself!
• 5 hours
Slovenia is brimming with beauty — from the charming cobblestoned lanes of Ljubljana to Idrija, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, famous for its century-long miners' activity. Idrija is home to the oldest mercury mine in Europe and of unique lacemaking experts.Travel back in time to explore the extraordinary stories of WW2, experienced and witnessed at the world's most hidden and legendary Franja partisan war hospital. Tour offers a small-group experience with personalized attention from the guide.
• 10.5 hours