Exhibitions

Polona Lovšin - Illustrations

Gallery View
from 20.04.2020 to 30.09.2020
In 2020, we present the illustrator Polona Lovšin (1973) in two locations, in her home town Trzin, where the author's work will be presented with exhibition and at the View Gallery in Kamnik, where the author's original illustrations and book editions of picture books will be displayed: Ivan ...

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Phd. Stane Gabrovec

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
from 18.04.2020 to 31.12.2020
On April 18th 1920, Stanislav Gabrovec was born at the Zaprice Castle. His father Franc was from Palovce near Kamnik and mother Jožefa was from Anhovo in Primorska. He had two older sisters, Jožefa and Olga. They lived off their father's earnings, which was not easy. In 1927, Stanko went to ...

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Ivo Mršnik: Some lines and some dots - graphics, drawings

Gallery Miha Maleš
from 19.12.2019 to 20.06.2020
Ivo Mršnik was born in 1939 in Knežak near Ilirska Bistrica. He graduated from the Department of Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Ljubljana in 1968. In addition to his pedagogical work, he continued his studies in graphic design with professors Riko Debenjak and Marjan Pogačnik ...

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Lost roman postal station

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
from 03.12.2019 to 01.12.2020
It happens very rarely that the results of the archaeological excavation are presented to the public in such short time. In foggy November and cold December 2013, archaeological excavations were conducted on the second pipeline route. The excavations took place on the plot no. 138 k. o. ...

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Our Borders. Battle for the northern border and Maister's fighters from Kamnik-Domžale region.

Rudolf Maister’s Birthplace
from 15.05.2019 to 22.08.2020
In the battles for the northern border, especially from 1918 to 1919, and even later until the plebiscite in Carinthia in 1920, the boys and men from the former municipalities of Kamnik and Domžale and all the surrounding villages were involved. Most of them were on the fronts of the Great War ...

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Ivan Hribar

Jefačnik’s Homestead
For indefinite time
Where today we can admire the Jefačnik homestead, the house in which Ivan Hribar was born was once located. Ivan Hribar was born in the house no. 82 (19. 9. 1851–18. 4. 1941), at the home of his mother Marijana Hribar, née Rožič. Locally, they were called the Boldinovi. His father Franc ...

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Reflections of Kamnik’s Millennia

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
For indefinite time
Reflections of Kamnik’s Millennia is the permanent exhibition and it is projected to show life in the city of Kamnik and its surroundings from the first known paleontological findings, the first settlements, and the formation of the city until the 19th century. 

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Kamnik bourgeoisie in the 19th century

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
For indefinite time
The exhibition gives an insight into various aspects of the everyday life of the Kamnik bourgeoisie in the 19th century. In those days the city was the centre of Kamnik’s political district. In Kamnik there were the headquarters of the district board, the district court and other district ...

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Life in the Kamnik Mountains

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
For indefinite time
The permanent exhibition Na planincah luštno biti gives an overview of life in the Kamnik-Savinja Alps from the first archeological finds until today. Velika planina is the highest alpine pasture plateau in Slovenia, which has preserved its essence and tradition, and still lives on. The oval ...

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Thonet's Furniture

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
For indefinite time
It shows the unique inventiveness of Michael Thonet, who drove the method of wood bending from handicraft to industry. His products from bentwood were a fashion hit in interior decoration from the middle of the 19th century till the end of World War I, and were found in bourgeoisie apartments, ...

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