Part of the monument


Museum showcase of the month is in April dedicated to a part of the monument of King Peter I. Karađorđević, which once stood in front of Ljubljana Town Hall.

The first equestrian monument in Ljubljana was the work of Slovenian sculptor Lojze Dolinar. The statue was unveiled on 6 September 1931 and stood in front of the Ljubljana Town Hall for almost 10 years. After the occupation of Yugoslavia, the Italian occupiers removed and destroyed the statue in the night from 25 to 26 July 1941. The head is most probably the only recognizable part of the monument that has survived to these days. It is a part of our collection since the founding of the museum.

Object of the month

Podarim - dobim raffle card

Podarim – dobim raffle card

The object of the month is Podarim – dobim raffle card as a part of the upcoming renovation of a …
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In Year of the Break

In Year of the Break

When building Children’s Clinic in Ljubljana, workers used a stepped scaffold for easier and faster mortar carrying to the top …
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