If you feel like learning a bit more about our traditions and way of life, you can come in from the cold and visit some of our museums. Just because the weather might be keeping you indoors, it doesn't mean you can't experience the great outdoors.
For a captivating insight into the significance of mountaineering in Slovenia, a great place to spend some time is at The Slovenian Alpine Museum in Mojstrana.
The museum offers a brilliant, virtual experience across the mountain tops. Your ‘journey’ will see you cross the narrow Triglav ridge or descend the zipline from the summit of Slovenia’s highest mountain. You can even see what it is like to experience a real mountain storm - virtually of course!
The Slovenian Alpine Museum boasts a rich collection of photographic and archive material to enhance visitor knowledge and understanding of how important mountaineering is to the region.
The museum’s permanent exhibition is a great way of finding out all you need to know as it takes you on a fascinating tour of Slovenia’s mountaineering history.
And a must-see for anyone with an interest in skiing and the technology and equipment involved in the sport is the Elan Alpine Ski Museum at Begunje na Gorenjskem. This brilliant attraction offers an insight into the history of alpine skiing with fun, interactive exhibits along the way. A great way to spend a few hours!
Or, you could visit Bled Castle - a fantastic place to discover the story of Lake Bled. The castle also houses a superb museum and don’t miss the chance to see the beautifully preserved chapel where you can admire the frescoes of this peaceful sanctuary.