Historic houses and collections

Historic houses and small museum collections offer the possibility of getting to know the local tradition and cultural heritage. Jurij Vega museum (distance from Urban [...]

Performing arts

Apart from having a rich tradition of classical theatre and ballet, Ljubljana is one of the most important centres of contemporary theatre and dance in [...]

Literary trails of Ljubljana

In Ljubljana, City of Literature by Unesco and the World Book Capital 2010, there are a number of memorial houses where visitors get an insight [...]

Festivals of all kinds and sizes

Ljubljana hosts a rich programme of events, including a large number of well established festivals. Ljubljana Festival Križanke (walking distance from Urban hotel 12 minutes): the [...]

Roman Ljubljana

Two thousand years ago, a Roman city called Emona stood on the site of the present-day Ljubljana. In 2014 and 2015, Ljubljana celebrated the 2000th [...]

Visual arts

Ljubljana has a vibrant artistic life. The prolific work of some of its artists has left a distinctive mark on the international art scene. Museum [...]

Musical tradition and contemporary musical life

The scope of musical events held in Ljubljana reflects both a rich musical tradition and a burgeoning contemporary music scene. Metelkova culture centre (walking distance [...]

Museums in Ljubljana and its surrounding areas

Due to Ljubljana and Central Slovenia's rich and unique artistic and historical heritage, visiting the region's museums is quite an experience. Intermunicipal museum of Kamnik [...]