Plecnik House, Ljubljana

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#6 of 10 in Historic Sites in Ljubljana
Insight into the working and living environment of a noted architect, Plecnik House is dedicated to a man who left an indelible mark on Ljubljana's cityscape. Joze Plecnik lived at this building for almost four decades, working in isolation until old age. Inside, you'll find Plecnik's furniture, drawing tools, personal items, and a big collection of plans, photos, sketches, and models. It's a quick taste of one of Ljubljana's major historical figures, definitely worth adding to your Slovenia itinerary. Using our world travel planner, Ljubljana attractions like Plecnik House can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • August 18, 2017
    Ljubljana, maybe one of the cities that best preserves the imprint of a single architect, Jozef PlecniK. A bit far from the Center, the House-Museum is well set out, essential to know this architect that you can visit many buildings in the city. Visit anytime, just with accompaniment, with an expert guide and passionate. Only flaw: Okay English, but some support in Italian could lead to many tourists. Almost everywhere in Slovenia captions in museums have four languages, including Italian. Here no. Nor even very good guide could speak Italian (we were only 6, from different backgrounds ... but all Italians!). Let me call a little provincial, not quite the same follow complex explanations in a foreign language or in their own language, at least for an average Italian. That said, however, the Museum promoted with flying colors. Very interesting.
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  • August 15, 2017
    visiting houses of famous people might be boring, or the exhibits not very genuine (Mozart's house in Vienna comes to memory here) - but visiting this place is really an interesting experience. it was...  more »
  • August 5, 2017
    We did a bike tour of Plecnik's work and also visited his home. We truly enjoyed this tour of the house and seeing how Plecnik lived.  more »

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