Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Ljubljana

Ljubljana is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Ljubljana one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Ljubljana is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Ljubljana or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Ljubljana. Explore the historical monuments of Ljubljana with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Ljubljana guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Ljubljana page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Ljubljana with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Ljubljana Old Town

    #1 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Ljubljana Old Town

    Tags: Bar, Outdoors, Walking Area, Cafe

    Address: Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Nestled over the hilltop of the city and identified with the prominent location of ancient castle, the Old Town is a treat for travel buffs. Clustered with important sights, this old town is accessibl...Read more

  2. Ljubljana Castle

    #2 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Ljubljana Castle

    Tags: Castle

    Address: Grajska planota 1, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Popular being the source of providing romantic atmosphere, Ljubljana castle has turned into the most popular castle of the city. Of course, the grand courtyard of this medieval castle has played an im...Read more

  3. Fountain Of Three Carniolan Rivers

    #3 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Fountain Of Three Carniolan Rivers

    Tags: Landmark, Monument, Fountain

    Address: Mestni trg, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    If you are in Mestni Trg Square you cannot miss out the striking Baroque monument, known as the Robba Fountain or The Fountain of Three Carniolan Rivers. Built between 1743 and 1751 by a famous Veneti...Read more

  4. Town Hall

    #4 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Town Hall

    Tags: Hall

    Address: Mestni Trg. 1, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 07:30 am - 04:00 pm Details

    History says Ljubljana faced a massive disaster during the earthquake in 1511. In this period many important medieval buildings collapsed. However, many buildings were rebuilt and this Town Hall is on...Read more

  5. Franciscan Church

    #5 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Franciscan Church

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Historical Site

    Address: Presernov trg 4 1000 Ljubljana

    Timings: 08:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    One of the prominent landmarks of the Prešernov trg Square is Franciscan Church. The structure of the church that you see today was built around 1660 by the Augustinians. However, due to financ...Read more

  6. Old Square

    #6 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Old Square

    Tags: Historical Site, Square

    Address: Gornji Trg 3, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Unlike Mestni Trg (Town Square) and Gornji Trg (Upper Square), the earliest settlement of medieval period of Ljubljana happened in the Old Square (Stari trg). That’s why, this public square has ...Read more

  7. Virtual Castle Tour

    #7 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Virtual Castle Tour

    Tags: Tour, Castle

    Address: Grajska planota 1, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 09:00 am - 08:00 pm Details

    Located inside the Looking Tower of the Ljubljana Castle, this projection studio was set up to inform visitors on the rich history of the castle. The show is about 12 minutes projection where the hist...Read more

  8. Zale Cemetery

    #8 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Zale Cemetery

    Tags: Cemetery

    Address: Med hmeljniki 2, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Cemeteries are always considered as the place of sorrow. But when you visit Zale cemetery, your views on cemetery is definitely going to change. Rich with high culture, historical importance and artis...Read more

  9. National Museum Of Solvenia

    #9 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    National Museum Of Solvenia

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Tour, Historical Site

    Address: Presernova 20, Sl- 1000, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    Visit the largest and the oldest museum of Slovenia where you get an insight of the Slovenian culture. The museum was built in 1888 and is said to be the only building that was solely dedicated to pre...Read more

  10. Cathedral Of St. Nicholas

    #10 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Cathedral Of St. Nicholas

    Tags: Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    Address: Dolnicarjeva 1, Ljubljana 1000, Slovenia

    Referred to as the important church of Ljubljana, the Cathedral of St. Nicholas stands right above the Pogacarjev trg of the Old Town. Although the history of church dates back to the 13th century, th...Read more

  11. Skycraper

    #11 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Skycraper

    Tags: Landmark, View Point, Tower, Architecture

    Address: Stefanova ulica 1, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the most important sights of Ljubljana is Skyscraper. Previously it was known as Neboticnik. It was built in 1933 and designed by the architect Vladimir Subic. Being the first tallest tower in ...Read more

  12. Philharmonic Hall

    #12 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Philharmonic Hall

    Tags: Historical Site, Hall

    Address: Kongresni trg 10, Ljdubljana , Slovenia

    Timings: 07:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Do you know what Orchestra is all about or how old this music is? Come to Philharmonic Hall, housed in a building, which was previously known as Tonhalle. This significant hall has been the home of Sl...Read more

  13. Mestni Trg

    #13 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Mestni Trg

    Tags: Art Museum, Landmark, Walking Area, Leisure

    Address: Mestni Trg, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    This is one of the important centers of Ljubljana that depicts the medieval period of the city. However in 1511, the city faced a miserable earthquake in which many medieval buildings collapsed. Later...Read more

  14. Gornji Street

    #14 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Gornji Street

    Tags: Church, Leisure, Streets

    Address: Gornji Trg 3, Ljubljana, Slovenia

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    One of the important square in the Old Town is Gornji Street. It shares its entrance with Stari trg. Hence, when you visit the square you won’t be able to distinguish as where Stari trg ends and...Read more

  15. Gruber Palace

    #15 of 15 Historical Places in Ljubljana
    Gruber Palace

    Tags: Historical Site, Palace, Architecture

    Address: Zvezdarska ulica 1, Ljubljana , Slovenia

    Standing on the right bank of Ljubljana River, Gruber Palace used to be a research institute of Gabrial Gruber. He was a Jesuit who constructed the Grubar Canal to regulate the flow of Ljubljana River...Read more

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