Exhibitions

About castle gardeners. From the archives of the Rojc family from Hudo near Radomlje

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
from 24.06.2020 to 24.05.2021
The exhibition shows interesting stories from the Rojc family from Hudo near Radomlje, which are revealed through a rich house archive and a family tree, composed over the years by Peter Rojc. We can say that gardening was a traditional family activity, as more or less all the children of Franc ...

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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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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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Incredible mountains - Geocaching across Gorenjska museums and selected mountains

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
from 22.05.2019 to 01.10.2020
The mountains connect all the museums in Gorenjska. There are many other countries connected with the mountains, but probably only Slovenes are marked with such a strong national identity. They represent a symbol of independence and encourage us to maintain the wider Alpine space. Within the ...

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Incredible Mountains: Na planincah luštno biti ... Alpine pearl beyond compare

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
from 22.05.2019 to 01.10.2020
Incredible Mountains Joint project of six museums of the Gorenjska region: Slovenian Alpine Museum, Beekeeping Museum, Tržič museum, Intermunicipal Museum Kamnik, Gorenjska Museum and the Museum of Škofja Loka. Each museum presented its own story, heritage, people, nature, surpluses etc. ...

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Reflections of Kamnik’s Millennia

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
Za nedoločen čas
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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Stories in Stone - Lapidary

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
Za nedoločen čas
Through the preserved stone heritage we learn about people and their life over the two millenniums of Kamnik and its surroundings’ history. Antique monuments from Trojane, Mengeš and Šentpavel make a beautiful collection with their diverse artistic form and epigraphic declaration. 

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Granaries from Tuhinj Valley

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
Za nedoločen čas
The castle complex also uses a flat area with ethno-park; a museum in the open air with three buildings that show visitors a fast disappearing rustic building heritage, such as granaries from the 18th and 19th centuries. 

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Kamnik bourgeoisie in the 19th century

Zaprice Castle Museum and administration
Za nedoločen čas
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
Za nedoločen čas
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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