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Bozidar Jakac Art Museum

Open Now: 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
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Great art museum in a historical building!

It is a beautiful place, worth visit the art museum and go for a walk along the sculpture park... read more

Reviewed January 5, 2018
Alja F
Big place with lots of art.

Big place with lots of paintings and sculptures. The venue itself is also an exhibition in itself... read more

Reviewed November 17, 2017
Zagreb, Croatia
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Founded in 1974, the Božidar Jakac Art Museum is located in the building of the former Kostanjevica Monastery, one of Slovenia's finest medieval monuments, which is situated in the picturesque landscape of south-eastern Slovenia. The building is...more
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Grajska cesta 45, Kostanjevica na Krki 8311, Slovenia
+386 7 498 81 40
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

It is a beautiful place, worth visit the art museum and go for a walk along the sculpture park. From April to Oktober it is opened from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and November to March from 9 a.m. to 4. pm. In July and...More

Thank Alja F
Reviewed November 17, 2017

Big place with lots of paintings and sculptures. The venue itself is also an exhibition in itself. Worth the visit and the price!

2  Thank mmadjer
Reviewed July 29, 2017

Kostanjevica prepared new international exhibition of Forma viva with sculptures of Chinese artist Meng Gao, sculptor from Poland Ryszard Litwiniuk and Slovene artist Primož Pugelj. The also prepared huge retrospective of Dušan Tršar. Visit is recommended. I enjoyed.

2  Thank Miha P
Reviewed May 27, 2017

Great permanent art exhibitions of Slovenian artists from the 20th century and temporary exhibitions of contemporary artists. Stunning exhibition space in former monastery church. Surrounded with Forma viva Sculpture Park, great for a walk and relaxation. The entrance fee is very low, 4 euros per...More

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Reviewed May 25, 2017

This place is a must to see if you are visiting this area. This is former cistercian monastery, founded in 1234. Tickets are 5 euros per person, and it is not much for this magical feeling. I was stuned with the beauty, peace and calm...More

2  Thank Danijela B
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Old Cistercian monastery has really very vivid gallery with nice permanent exhibition and several new presentations. You have long but interesting walk from the parking lot to the first building of the gallery. You will walk between trees and wooden sculptures. After, you have s...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed August 11, 2016

Great collection of slovenian and european artists works, in a beautiful building. If you want to learn a little more about Kostanjevica and Slovenia(events, people, history, war...)you should visit The Bozidar Jakac Gallery.

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Reviewed January 15, 2016

I recommend it to all travelers of all ages. Great pictures, statues,..for a very low price of tickets. You can be there for more than two hours to look all arts.

1  Thank vlastica
Reviewed November 10, 2015

A huge (former) monastery is near the village Kostanjevica na Krki. You can visit both places. Gallery is more interesting. It has big inner yard with fountain and lot of arcades. Church is transformed to exhibition place and an old mill to information office. You...More

Thank Miha P
Reviewed August 26, 2015

In a renovated building that was once a monastery, and worth the viisit just because of that, there is a permanent exhibit of leading Slovenian artists. We enjoyed the art very much, and also the quiet and contemplative atmosphere.

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