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Handbag Museum Portoroz - CLOSED

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Small but perfectly formed

As a bag designer, I had more than a passing interest in visiting this small exhibition space in... read more

Reviewed October 24, 2016
Paul F
lovely museum

I spotted this in the main tourist office so decided to have a look. fantastic museum, the owner... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2016
Joannelove
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Mar 23, 2017
“The museum was closed one month prior to our trip to Portoroz”
Oct 24, 2016
“Small but perfectly formed”
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Museum of women's handbags and purses in Portorose - a unique labyrinth of secrets kept by every woman's favourite enigma - her handbag.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Obala 55 | Stavba Splošne plovbe, Portoroz 6320, Slovenia
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+386 51 356 666
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Reviewed March 23, 2017

Although we had the best intention to visit this museum, unfortunately we were not able to since (as we were told) the museum was closed one month prior to our trip to Portoroz. Pity, indeed.

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Reviewed October 24, 2016

As a bag designer, I had more than a passing interest in visiting this small exhibition space in the center of Portoroz Slovenia. I was pleasantly surprised by how extensive the collection was. Sime (the manager) a very friendly man gave me further information regarding...More

1  Thank Paul F
Reviewed September 30, 2016

I spotted this in the main tourist office so decided to have a look. fantastic museum, the owner explained they planned to expand the collection, but what there was was excellent. lovely collection of bags, the only other one is in Amsterdam, where you can't...More

Thank Joannelove
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Interesting subjet of the museum! Women orientated, but it was a nce visit for me as well. So I learned a bit about handbags and tried to understand why my wife needs so many of them.... Nice for a rainy day.

1  Thank izi f
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Very rich collection gathered on a small place. You'll be enchanted by it's richness and vividness, each piece in it is a unique work of art with it's own amusing story. Travel trough time by beauty of women's most beloved accessorie.

Thank TanjaK1560
Reviewed September 12, 2016

I decided to visit this museum after seeing a flyer of it and it was great decision! The museum is not big, but is easy to find (it is located in the centre of Portorož and there are signs everywhere) and the exhibition is great!...More

1  Thank Markéta F
Reviewed June 21, 2016

It is a small museum located in the same building as Pomorska plovba so you might miss it, it's up the stairs and on the right. They exhibit over 300 handbags from all over the world and through history with a fascinating description of development...More

3  Thank NatasaBlisk
Reviewed May 29, 2016

Small museum with a rich collection of handbags. You can spend your time there during hot summer to hide from the heat.

Thank Igor N
Reviewed May 19, 2016

Great experience! Fascinating collection of purses ang bags over the years. There is so much to see, I learnt so much about history of handbags... The museum's shop offers beautiful and unique purses and accessories... I would highly recommend the visit of the Handbag museum...More

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