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National Museum of Slovenia - Metelkova

Open Now: 10:00 - 18:00
Open today: 10:00 - 18:00
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Underrated museum

This museum has a fantastic collection of furniture and applied arts. It seems brand new (smells... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Lille, France
Lovely 'Sister' to the National Museum Main Building

This is one of the three Metelkova museums and is another architectural delight inside. Entrance is... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
North Lanarkshire, United Kingdom
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21 Sep 2018
“Underrated museum”
10 Jul 2018
“Lovely 'Sister' to the National Museum Main Building”
The museum offers countless attractions made and used in Slovenia. Authentic historical exhibits speak of the ways of life and work in Slovenia in the past five centuries. Visitors can savor the extraordinary diversity of types, shapes and...more
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Maistrova ulica 1 | Museum Quarter Metelkova, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
+386 1 230 70 30
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

This branch of the National Museum is situated in a fine building. It has an interesting collection of exhibits but rather a strange mix: weapons, furniture, toys, religious items, sporting champions, etc. At the time of visiting, some rooms were undergoing renovation and collections were...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

This museum has a fantastic collection of furniture and applied arts. It seems brand new (smells like new). When I went I was the only visitor. They had a special exhibition about porcelain objects. The main downside is the layout and the everything seems to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is one of the three Metelkova museums and is another architectural delight inside. Entrance is 6 euros but covered with your Ljubljana card. I honestly didn't realise it was so full of fine furniture, clocks, chests, ecclesiastical eye candy , porcelain and so on........More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 17 June 2018

Museum night is perfect for a visit in the National museum. All museums in Ljubljana are open and all generations of people walk around Metelkova square with smile on their faces. Modern ceramic sculptures and dishes is one of the best temporary exhibitions there this...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 July 2017

Second of three museums on Metelkova. Best one is Ethnographic museum, worst is Museum f contemporary art. The National museum – one part, main building is near the parliament, has some interesting exhibitions in a house with too many colorful steps. Nice air condition, exhibition...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

National museum is not just one old building in the middle of Ljubljana. Institution has another palace on Metelkova street, near the Slovenian Ethnographic museum. They organize special exhibitions there. Few days ago they opened one about Japan and Japanese samurai. Short, with explanations in...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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