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Exhibitions

Current
Reopened: A major exhibition about the achievements of the Early Modern Period in Ljubljana
BOOK. KNOWLEDGE. REASON. From Protestantism to Enlightenment (1500–1800)
14. 11. 2019–31. 10. 2020

Our annual exhibition Book. Knowledge. Reason. presents the processes and events that encouraged and fostered the cultural and spiritual development in Ljubljana from the end of the 15th to the beginning of the 19th century – from humanism and Protestantism to the Enlightenment.

Current
Archaeological park Emona
1. 7. 2020–30. 8. 2020

A special place in Ljubljana's history is reserved for Roman Emona, the traces of which have been preserved in the very centre of the city.

Welcome to a trail tracing the 2000-year-old heritage of Emona. A walk through modern Ljubljana can take you further than you think! It takes you to the time of Emona, a city brimming with life between the first century and early sixth century. 

Current
Ivan Cankar Memorial Room
16. 5. 2020–18. 10. 2020

Ivan Cankar, a Slovenian author, playwright and essayist born in 1876 in Vrhnika, spent a few years of his life in Ljubljana. Having returned from Vienna to Ljubljana, he established himself on Rožnik Hill which today forms part of the Tivoli, Rožnik and Šišenski hrib landscape park.

Current
Koronaprojekt Čim prej korono v muzej!
30. 3. 2020–31. 8. 2020

Mestni muzej Ljubljana prosi za vtise, fotografije, posnetke in predmete iz vašega novega vsakdanjika v času korona pandemije in #ostanidoma evforije.

Current
Find your own favourite period in Ljubljana’s history!
Ljubljana. History. City.
Permanent exhibition

How well do you know the rich history of Slovenian capital? Pile-dwellers, Emona, Middle and New Ages, the 20th and 21st centuries… what is the history of Ljubljana? Get to know Ljubljana's past - see the chronological presentation of Ljubljana’s millennia of heritage with precious authentic artefacts, like the world's oldest wooden wheel with an axle!

Current
Tobacco Museum
Permanent exhibition

The Tobacco Museum – a collection of the Museum and Galleries of Ljubljana and Tobačna Ljubljana – emerged 20 years ago from close co-operation between the tobacco factory and the City Museum of Ljubljana.

Upcoming
Stari vzorci, nove čipke
22. 9. 2020–9. 11. 2020

Z razstavo in objavo vzorcev in čipk DOZ Ljubljana predstavljamo tradicijo klekljane čipke v Ljubljani in populariziramo zbirko Mestnega muzeja.

Upcoming
Portretist srednjega sloja ljubljanskih meščanov
Poznobaročni slikar Herrlein
19. 11. 2020–8. 2. 2021

Mestni muzej Ljubljana hrani obsežno zbirko portretov, ki so delo Andreja Herrleina (okoli 1739–1817).

Past exhibitions

Živimo zgodovino
#ostanidomaNaj muzej pride k tebi
15. 3. 2020–30. 4. 2020
Na dajavo, brez osebnih srečanj in z veliko željo, da se kmalu spet vidimo, vas v teh nenavadnih časih s spletnimi vsebinami in prošnjami po sodelovanju vabimo, da ostanete v stiku z nami.
The history of the exploration of Emona goes back several centuries and is full of thrills and exciting finds, of things forgotten and rediscovered.
The first major excavations of EmonaArchaeology from a historical perspective
17. 12. 2019–21. 6. 2020
Major restoration works carried out in Ljubljana over the last two decades, along with the rescue excavations that accompanied them, have again put Emona, our capital’s Roman predecessor, in the spotlight. Once more we have seen that almost everywhere in Ljubljana we have Roman remains beneath our feet.
Vodstva in degustacije vsako polno uro, med 10. in 16. uro.
Razstava slovenskih peninSodelovanje BIC Ljubljana, Mestnega muzeja Ljubljana in Turizma Ljubljana
3. 12. 2019–5. 12. 2019
Ste vedeli, da imamo v Sloveniji več kot 200 različnih penin?
From Vatican Museums to the City Museum of Ljubljana
Plečnik and the Sacred. Jože Plečnik, Slovenian Architect and Designer
26. 9. 2019–8. 12. 2019
[THE EXHIBITION IS PROLONGED UNTIL 8 DECEMBER 2019] Jože Plečnik was not just a master of monumental architecture; he was also an exceptional designer of sacred objects. After an exceptional response from visitors at Vatican Museums, the exhibition with 33 selected objects of the Plečnik liturgical vessels will be exclusively presented also at the City Museum of Ljubljana as part of the celebration of the European Cultural Heritage days.
(Ne)odkrita arheologija LjubljaneArchaeological Heritage in Urban Space
7. 6. 2019–8. 9. 2019
Archaeological research of Gosposvetska cesta, Slovenska cesta, Prešernova cesta, Erjavčeva cesta, Tribuna, Križanke, Dalmatinova ulica, Vegova ulica (KGBL) and the area of the University of Ljubljana.
Greek Orthodox icons framed in the IRWIN style
Was ist Kunst Hugo BallIRWIN
24. 5. 2019–15. 9. 2019
In the Was ist Kunst Hugo Ball exhibition, Orthodox icons are confronted by IRWIN-framed Dada works, in line with Dionysius' invocation.

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