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Address: Karunova ulica 6, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia
Phone Number: +386 1 280 16 04
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Nice stroll (like everywhere in Ljubljana) down the river, but a bit difficult to find behind the church. Tours in English and nicely presented museum give great insight into... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Singapore, Singapore
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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice stroll (like everywhere in Ljubljana) down the river, but a bit difficult to find behind the church. Tours in English and nicely presented museum give great insight into development of this city.

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Ljubljana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I took a tour with a student, working there and I would absolutly recommand it. It will take you about an hour of your time, and you ll be able to get more inside information and interesting details about this amazing slovenian architect.

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Santa Fe, NM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

Joseph Plecnik is an admired and well respected son of Ljubljana, an architect who designed several bridges and buildings in his hometown as well as having gained a fabled professional reputation in Vienna. We toured his home and studio recently with a very bright young guide and learned a lot of history behind this talented man's personal and professional life.... More 

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Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were given a great tour of this fascinating house by our guide who spoke perfect English. It was extremely interesting as visitors get access to virtually all of the rooms and they are full of Plecnik's possessions which are laid out as if he has just left the room. This is especially true of the room in which he... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

Having heard so much about Plecnik and seen so much of his designs in the town we decided to visit his house. Visits are guided tours only but we were lucky there was just the two of us. The house is not very big but the guide was very informative and you get a real insight into the man behind... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice tour with knowledgable guide, we were only four visitors during our tour so it was intimate. Wish you were allowed to see more of the house though. Really think you should visit!

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Luxembourg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

Joze Plecnik is the architect of many many buildings and bridges in Ljubljana. While visiting the city center you probably came across several of them such as the National and University Library, the Triple Bridge or the Colonnades next to the Central Market. If you liked those and want to know more about Plecnik, who shaped the architecture of this... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Of all the museums in Ljubljana, this and the Contemporary History Museum are the best. Plečnik is fascinating... I've never seen another city so influenced by one architect. The house is unusual in that it's so spartan and reflects his focus and work ethic. I've toured it twice (guided tours offered on the hour, 6 euros per person), and both... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016

Slovenian professors on the Faculty of architecture in Ljubljana has always said - we have three greatest architects of all time: Plečnik, Plečnik and Plečnik. :) His work was so advanced, but on the other hand he stem from Greek classics. In this museum you will discovered his work, personal life, religion and also interesting stories from his everyday life.... More 

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

Just opened museum and a house of Joze Plecnik, the architect. Very interesting, especially his home house full of small details. They were trying to restore it as it was in the past. Good work!

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