We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kobarid Museum (Kobariski muzej)

Gregorciceva ulica 10, Kobarid 5222, Slovenia
+386 5 389 00 00
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Emerald River and Kozjak Waterfall Small-Group Day Trip
Why Book on TripAdvisor?
  • Tour highlights & full itinerary
  • Easy online booking
  • Lowest price guaranteed
More Information ›
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Kobarid Museum displays exhibits on the events that occurred during World War I on the Soška fronta - Isonzo Front. It covers two and a half years of static fighting and portrays in detail the 12th Isonzobattle, also known as the Caporetto breakthrough. The latter is one of the major battles in the history of mankind having taken place in hillyterrain.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“world war” (16 reviews)
“short film” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Gregorciceva ulica 10, Kobarid 5222, Slovenia
+386 5 389 00 00

Similar Things to Do in Kobarid

Write a Review
Reviews (353)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 146 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The main reason for our visit to Kobarid was this war museum, unfortunately as we were without a car in Slovenia we took an organised day tour out of Ljubljana so that we could visit this western corner of the country. The museum houses an...More

Thank kpiddy
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the town in Slovenia is Kobarid, it's Italian name, because the border has change from time to time, is Caporetto. And, in Italian, if you say that was a caporetto it means one of your worst mistakes and biggest mess ups. That's because the...More

Thank Ginna W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You learn about WW1 battles in the area, and the futility of war. Well presented, of interest to history buffs.

Thank Kay64
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very complete and interesting museum. Been there a few times, totally worth a visit to understand what happened during this terrible battles.

Thank jysuisjyreste
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

We visited this museum and saw the film and many of the displays. A guy with an excellent knowledge of many of the pertinent aspects of this Austrian Hungarian and Italian conflict was a great guide for us non Europeans who needed so much explained...More

Thank ChristchurchStewarts
Reviewed June 28, 2017

Kobarid (KOH-bar-reed) Museum is a hidden gem is an excellent WWI Museum, a must for history buffs!. It presents to visitors historical events that took place along the Soca River during the First World War. It is a very extensive museum on three floors with...More

1  Thank WImom
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting museum on local involvement in WWI. There is an associated trail in the area with historical stops as well as a beautiful waterfall hike.

Thank jalowu
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Most of the museum and its artifacts memorialize WWI. If you are a history buff or an Ernest Hemmingway fan (Farewell to Arms) – this museum is made for you. Yes, part of the exhibition is a bit disheartening – but war is by definition...More

1  Thank Shalom M
Reviewed June 20, 2017 via mobile

Interesting museum were you really should visit before you start to make hiking on the nearest mountains.

Thank Juho-Viljami K
Reviewed June 19, 2017

My history-loving daughter and I spent about 2 hours looking at photos and reading the first-hand accounts of life on the front. We also watched a 15-minute video that better explained where the battles took place and how the front changed over time. This part...More

Thank Liz S
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
Pizzeria Soca
121 reviews
.14 miles away
Kamp Lazar
86 reviews
.63 miles away
Restaurant Topli Val
164 reviews
.14 miles away
Pizzeria Fedrig
81 reviews
.09 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Sacrario dei Caduti di Caporetto
141 reviews
.12 miles away
X Point
84 reviews
.08 miles away
Bridge of Napoleon
95 reviews
.22 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Kobarid Museum (Kobariski muzej) staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines