Škofja Loka Castle, Škofja Loka

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Dating back to the 13th century, Škofja Loka Castle was largely destroyed by an earthquake in the 1500s. Today, the building provides a home to one of Slovenia's finest museums, with cultural, artistic, historical, archaeological, and ethnological collections. Visitors also have a chance to explore a preserved farmhouse in the castle garden, dating back from the 16th century. To visit Škofja Loka Castle on your holiday in Škofja Loka, and find out what else Škofja Loka has to offer, use our Škofja Loka.
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  • A nice “old town” that is great to explore. The Škofja Loka Castle took me 3 hours ( I’m a geek). The women at the ticket desk are amazingly informative and friendly. There are quite a few vignettes....  more »
  • Unlike Ljubljana castle, this has been preserved in an authentic manner. The museum is interesting, diverse and cultural. Much better than the one on Ljubljana  more »
  • It was raining when we arrived so we took refuge in the building. The museum has lots of interesting exhibits and we wandered around for 30-40 minutes. At €5 per entry, it was affordable. What is....  more »
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  • It's a great museum for a rather low price.
  • Beautiful and relaxing place to visit
  • I highly recommend this castle and the museum is a BIG and diverse base of exhibits in the center of the castle for an affordable price. I also recommend visiting the old town. Entry €5 ( in 10/2019 )
  • Nice castle and nice view of the city. Quick walk from city center (not too high).
  • Honestly, the castle is nothing special but I was surprised how informative and well structured the museum is.

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