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Interactive little museum

I had low expectations when I saw that this museum was included in the castle entrance ticket. Its... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
fluffymonkey
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Worcester, United Kingdom
Fun Museum

This was a lovely little museum that we visited as part of our trip to the castle, and was included... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
Lex_Cambs
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had low expectations when I saw that this museum was included in the castle entrance ticket. Its quirky and has a rather dark and moody atmosphere that may not appeal to all. Our 2 children aged 10 and 12 absolutely loved it as it...More

Thank fluffymonkey
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This was a lovely little museum that we visited as part of our trip to the castle, and was included with our Ljubljana card. There were lots of puppets to look at and quite a few that you could touch and play with. I particularly...More

Thank Lex_Cambs
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Entrance is included with your castle ticket or Ljubljana card.Lovely staff who know their subject. Thought this might be just for kids. Wrong. The Marionette's walk is clever. Lets you see how difficult it is to 'master' the puppet. Many of the puppets are hands...More

1  Thank vessi80
Reviewed March 29, 2018

This museum was an accidental discovery for my boyfriend and me, and we're both so happy to have visited it. It's fun and interactive, you can play with dolls and goof around like a kid. The light is low which makes some dolls look a...More

Thank Dunja0712
Reviewed December 9, 2017

This museum, which is located in the castle, is a wonderful treasure. There are many well made puppets on display.

Thank bikerbabe22
Reviewed October 8, 2017

Visited the museum as it was included in our ticket to Ljubljana castle. It was a very pleasant surprise. An interesting museum that teaches you about the history of puppetry in Slovenia, which in turn tells you something about Slovenian history. Several of the puppets...More

1  Thank Mark P
Reviewed October 1, 2017 via mobile

Small but worth paying a visit to look at some puppets. Interesting. would recommend others to go and pop in whilst visiting the castle!

1  Thank Jade C
Reviewed July 15, 2017

We came here with teenage kids while touring the castle. It's not a very large museum, but there are quite a few hands on exhibits that were quite amusing for the kids. A couple of puppets at the entrance were quite creepy... which the kids...More

4  Thank WanderlustGita
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Within the Ljubljana Castle, this museum is unique. It is a well done museum and very interesting. Displaying a history of marionettes, it is an interactive museum. Unknown to us were the marionette performances done for adults. When visiting the castle, do pay a visit...More

Thank ValGary2014
Reviewed May 24, 2017

This puppetry museum is in the Castle in Ljubljana. Many interesting things on puppetry if you are into it. Children are like to enjoy the visit. There is also a store that sells puppets.

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