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Skofja Loka Castle & Museum

Grajska pot 13 Skofja Loka, Skofja Loka 4220, Slovenia
+386 4 517 04 00
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A Fun Little Museum with a Little Bit of Everything

After your walk through the town of Skoja Loka, it's a short up-hill walk to the castle and its... read more

Reviewed 30 September 2017
speninosmith
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Seattle, Washington
Fantastic Museum experience with Mary!

We had an amazing museum experience with Mary. She showed us, and told us all about the many... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2017
KaliJvR
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Brisbane, Australia
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Grajska pot 13 Skofja Loka, Skofja Loka 4220, Slovenia
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

After your walk through the town of Skoja Loka, it's a short up-hill walk to the castle and its museum. A large portion of the museum is dedicated to the history of the town. It is worth a visit. If you can arrange for a...More

Thank speninosmith
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We had an amazing museum experience with Mary. She showed us, and told us all about the many fastinating things, especially in the old cottage. Very imformative and interesting, all from a true local. Highly reccomended for anyone who visits the area. Thank you so...More

Thank KaliJvR
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Short but nice with nice views and place to take photo. We did not visit the museum but the location is nice and very nice to have a view of the city and mountains in the vicinity.

Thank JurijKobal
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This is a well set up museum with lots of local interests as well as some quirky displays. Worth a visit.

Thank Kay64
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This was the first European castle for me to visit. It was small but had plenty of interesting exhibits. I arrived on a rainy day and had the castle pretty much to myself. I enjoyed looking at the different displays and historic artifacts.

Thank krisslg
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The castle is a landmark building, impossible to miss in Skofja Loka. The walk to it is a pleasant stroll uphill from the town centre. In theory you can reach it by car, but the road is narrow and not easy to find and the...More

Thank Gremgrom
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This museum gives a good idea of the history not only of the town, but Slovenia itself. There are sections illustrating the lives of inhabitants in all aspects of life (agriculture, leatherwork, printing, lacemaking) and some interesting art as well. Skofja Loka is said to...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Lovely old medieval town, with many walks, fantastic views and friendly people. Good transport links to Ljubljana and lake Bled.

Thank vstiglic
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The castle was not appealing to go inside, but it has a great outdoor space with gardens and a park. The views are extraordinary and there is the possibility for hiking for those that are into it. It's not difficult at all to come up...More

Thank galadrielle09
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The museum is an eclectic mix of history, some art, some stuffed wildlife, WWII history, industrial history of the region, an outdoor area, artifacts. It's fun and interesting and has wonderful views. Fun for kids as well. They also have a gallery with rotating exhibits.

Thank Andrea C
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