Delight Body language

From its modest beginnings in 1995, the Exodos Festival of contemporary performing arts developed today into the one of the most important international festivals in Slovenia. Every winter at the festival you can experience a daring span of body languages. You might already know or understand some of them, or get acquainted with other expressions for the first time. Maybe you will become familiar with one of the new languages, maybe it will open a fresh view for you, indicate a new direction...

Soundology eggology lightology bubbleology

You can discover the meaning of these terms in one of the best European science museums Ljubljana's House of Experiments. Have you ever levitated Lay on a bed of nails Dressed in soap bubbles Watched liquid dance to the sound of music Felt like an atom of carbon in graphite Found out how many hearts you weigh In the House of Experiments you can try out scientific experiments on your own skin and find out that science can be fun. There are so many experiments in this active museum that the...

Delight Young Lions

When you have once experienced an evening under the stars of the dream festival, you would probably agree with the thought. Dream Festival, which is held in Ljubljana every August and also makes guest appearances around Slovenia, is designed for lovers of books and quality folk and original author music. Fans of theatre, stand-up comedy, dance, film and science will also come into their own. All events are free, as are afternoon workshops for children. At the festival...

Celebration of the spring

One of the most beautiful European events for children happens on St. Gregory's name day in Gradascica along Eipprova Street. With the Celebration of the spring children awaken an old tradition when craftsmen launched wooden clogs with burning candles into the water and in this way celebrated the arrival of days when they would no longer need a light while working - by the Julian Calendar spring starts right on St. Gregory, the 12th of March. On that day children with a great enthusiasm launch...

Meditation on the Trnovo Pier

Without Plecnik the Ljubljanica wouldn't be so apparently present in the city through which it runs. Plecnik knew how to accentuate the beauty of the river, which is especially obvious in Trnovski pristan Trnovo Pier . Here the stone steps are placed in terraces ascending from the river, and the passage leading from the water to the earth element is softened with the famous weeping willows. In this way Plecnik has given Ljubljanians a contact with the river and an opportunity for sunbathing and...

Items based on the Dragon Bridge dragons

Souvenirs on the theme of the symbol of Ljubljana - the Ljubljana Dragon. You can choose among a glass engraved dragon, a miniature dragon statue from the Dragon Bridge, a clay dragon and a dragon magnet. The symbol of Ljubljana in a cute plush version, particularly suitable for smaller children. Dragons are available in two sizes and as a key ring.

Up the Ljubljanica to the Iski Morost nature reserve

If you love peace and quiet the thing for you is sailing up the Ljubljanica to the Ljubljana Marshes Ljubljansko barje . After disembarking a horse-drawn carriage will take you to Iski Morost. You will be guided by an ornithologist around this exceptional nature reserve. Marshy meadows spreading over an area of 150 km2, and protected by an international convention, are home to around 250 bird species, among them some featuring on the list of the most endangered bird species by European and...

Library under the tree tops

The library under tree tops is a handy collection of the most interesting books, magazines and newspapers. It is designed for free reading, browsing and to be enjoyed in nature. It is the only 100 natural library in the city. For five years in a row, without additional concrete and lights it has pampered its guests under Ljubljana's tree tops. It's on every weekend in Tivoli Park. Books in different languages telling prose, poetry and stories about Ljubljana and...