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Maksim Gaspari, Children Skiing (postcard sent in 1938). From the SEM Documentation.
Thank you for creating future stories together with us! Slovene Ethnographic Museum, guardian of ethnological treasures for 100 years.
Working hours during holidays, photo: Larisa Matijevič
Working hours during holidays ...
Opening hours during holidays, photo: Larisa Matijevič
Due to the Slovenian national holidays the museum's opening hours will be: MUSEUM BUILDING SEM: Sunday, 24 December: OPEN 10.00-14.00 Monday, 25 December: CLOSED Tuesday, 26 December: OPEN 10.00-18...
Exhibition building
Due to the Slovenian national holidays the museum's opening hours will be: Tuesday, 31 October 2023 (Reformation Day): 10.00-18.00 Wednesday, 1 November 2023 (Day of Remembrance): CLOSED Other days:...
Do you know how cotton is cultivated?
The answer can be found in the publication White Gold: Stories of Cotton , which SEM prepared this year to accompany the exhibition of the same name as part of the project Taking Care. Ethnographic...
SEM programme for children and families
Through the countless small stories of the objects on display, heritage is presented to the youngest visitors in a way that allows them to see, experience and learn from it.
Exhibition building. Photo: Blaž Verbič.
Due to the Slovenian national holidays the museum's opening hours will be: Thursday, 27 April (holiday): OPEN Monday, 1 May (holiday): CLOSED Tuesday, 2 May (holiday): OPEN Other days: REGULAR...
Working hours during holidays, photo: Larisa Matijevič
Working hours of the Slovene Ethnographic Museum during holidays: Saturday, 24 December : OPEN 10.00-14.00 Sunday, 25 December : CLOSED Monday, 26 December : CLOSED Saturday, 31 December : OPEN 10.00...
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2023!
The Slovene Ethnographic Museum has been caring for ethnological treasures for a century. Let us celebrate together and in 2023 enrich them with new stories, looking towards the future.
Due to the Slovenian national holidays the museum will be closed on these days: Monday, 31 October 2022: CLOSED (national holiday) Tuesday, 1 November 2022: CLOSED (national holiday) Other days:...
From Preservation to Care
Taking Care: Creative Study Lab
Slovene Ethnographic Museum, Ljubljana 13-14 October 2022 Museums are defined by their function of preserving heritage, both tangible and intangible, for study, education, and enjoyment. The field of...
The Babčevi fishing collection from Nabrežina / Aurisina near Trieste is one of rare collections in the Slovene Ethnographic Museum that boasts with three films. Memories of a Nabrežina Fisherman...
Good beekeeping practices for sustainable apiculture, video lecture
Slovene Ethnographic Museum in cooperation with AIMA organised an online event on the topic of good examples of sustainable beekeeping. #WorldBeeDay (May 20th)
Dog friendly museum
Slovene Ethnographic Museum is a dog friendly museum - a museum where dogs can enter but have to wait at designated areas.
Delovni čas med prazniki
Friday, 24 December: OPEN 10.00 - 14.00 Saturday, 25 December: CLOSED Sunday, 26 December: OPEN 10.00 - 18.00 Friday, 31 December: OPEN 10.00 - 14.00 Saturday, 1 January: CLOSED Sunday, 2 January:...
Greeting card
Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
Beli svet med Gorjanci in Kolpo
Temporary exhibition presents the natural and cultural heritage of Bela krajina in ten beautiful images (15.9. – 20.10. 2021 on museum platform in front of SEM) Through these photographs the...
Kana Prosen
Some of the words which have been most inspiring were written by authors Lučka Lešnik, Ines Nabernik Bošnjak, Ema Nunar and Tamara Podolski.
The Slovene Ethnographic Museum is open for tourists and other visitors. In order to enter the museum there are no restrictions, RTV is not required. Welcome!
The Cursed Land of Lustful Women
Performance by Indian creator Kanika Gupta
The performance will take place on Sunday, 15 August, Tuesday, 17 August and Thursday, 19 August 2021 at 20.15. We will meet in front of the Slovene Ethnographic Museum, Metelkova 2, Ljubljana, at 20...