Children's museum Herman's den

Children's museum and the place of children's creativity

The exhibition opened in 1995 and is still the only children's museum in Slovenia. The museum for children draws its contents both from the past and the present, from festivities and everyday life. The museum collects, keeps, researches and exhibits the Slovenian movable cultural heritage. It houses two collections connected to children and their lives. Children are guided through the museum by Herman the Fox, the ever-present museum's mascot. Herman can be seen in the exhibition spaces, in the storehouse, the play room, the gallery, the patisserie and in other places. Through divers forms and methods of working, the Children's Museum Herman's Den helps children discover and understand the world.


Exhibitions and events

Living in Celje

Permanent exhibition

Permanent exhibition about Celje and its people in the 20th century The permanent exhibition Living in Celje is a unique tribute to the city on the Savinja River. On the first floor, where the...

Dentistry collection

Permanent exhibition

Technical heritage of Slovene dentistry The dentistry collection is unique in its contents: it exhibits old instruments and equipment that were used by Slovenian dentists, dental surgeons and dental...

Josip Pelikan's Photographic studio

Permanent exhibition

Photographic studio from the end of the 19 th century This exhibition opened in 1989. The photographer Josip Pelikan worked in the studio from 1920. Today the studio contains a permanent exhibition...

'Stari pisker' Collection

Permanent exhibition

Memorial for victims of Nazi violence The building of the former Minorite monastery was reshaped into a penitentiary; that is when the whole building was given the name 'Stari pisker'. In the...

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